Sympathy arrangements, properly composed, pay tribute to a departed loved one and offer solace to the grieving. There are details to be discussed with a bereaved family, special etiquette to be observed, and unlimited designs that make a touching statement of final tribute. Construction and mechanic of funeral baskets, casket sprays, and set pieces associated with a diversity of cultural traditions are emphasized. Prerequisites: Fundamentals of Form and Fundamentals of Style $200 materials fee.
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