There are many types of flowers available for floral designers, from exotic imports to locally grown. Learn to identify new varieties of old favorites, seasonal flowers, and various foliages. Topics include the special handling needs of many flower types. Take home an assortment of flowers from each class. $75 materials fee.
Please bring: Florist knife, wire cutter, scissors, pruners, a camera, and a box or bag to carry home your work.
Floral tool kit available for purchase through the Registration Office. Please call 718.817.8747.
Flower Arranging: Step-by-Step Instruction for Everyday Designs, by Teresa P. Lanker, Published by Florists' Review, ISBN 978-0-9714860-8-9
Design School, Published by Florists' Review, ISBN 0-9714860-1- 8
Buying & arranging Cut Flowers The essential A-Z guide, Judith Blacklock, ISBN-10: 0993571506 / ISBN-13: 978-0993571503