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Floral Design Classes Chicago

Learn the art of creating stunning floral arrangements in Chicago with hands-on classes that cover everything from basic bouquet design to advanced floral installations.

4 classes in-person in Chicago have spots left, and 3 classes live online are available.

Introduction to Flower Design

American School of Flower Design @ 452 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL

Discover the art of flower design and learn 10 different styles in this hands-on course from the American School of Flower Design. From American to European to bridal, you'll gain the skills to create beautiful designs for your home or office. Join us and unleash your creativity with flowers.

Monday, Apr 8th, 1–4:30pm Central Time

 (2 sessions)

Flower Design Star: 1 Week Comprehensive

American School of Flower Design @ 452 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL

Transform your passion for flowers into a professional skillset with this intensive floral design course. Learn 24 different design styles, tips for marketing and selling, and even create your mock wedding. Join us and become a design star!

Monday, Apr 8th, 1–4:30pm Central Time

 (6 sessions)

$1,850

6 sessions

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Floral Design Sampler

American School of Flower Design @ 452 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL

Discover the art of flower design with renowned expert Michael Gaffney. Immerse yourself in a hands-on experience and learn the secrets of keeping flowers fresh for weeks. Leave with stunning arrangements and a wealth of knowledge about American and European floral design.

Monday, Apr 8th, 1–4:30pm Central Time

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From Garden to Vase: Spring Flowers

Chicago Botanic Garden @ 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, IL

Discover the art of floral design in this immersive course that takes you from the garden to a stunning vase arrangement. With hands-on instruction and a guided walk through the Chicago Botanic Garden, you'll learn how to select and arrange spring flowers to create a beautiful display for your home. Don't miss this opportunity to unleash your creativity and bring the beauty of the garden indoors.

Thursday, Apr 18th, 6–8pm Central Time

Preserved Flower Arranging (Home Delivery)

Petal+Eon

Unleash your creativity and learn the art of crafting stunning floral arrangements using eco-friendly, long-lasting preserved flowers. Join a live virtual workshop and have a Floral Kit shipped right to your doorstep, including a beautiful vase and a curated selection of preserved flowers. Perfect for all ages and skill levels.

Saturday, Mar 9th, 3–4pm Eastern Time

Arranging Store-Bought Bouquets: Online

Chicago Botanic Garden @ Online via Zoom

Learn the art of creating stunning floral arrangements by recombining store-bought bouquets. Discover how to incorporate foliage, fruit, and dried materials to enhance your designs. Join us for this online course and follow along step-by-step to create beautiful arrangements.

Tuesday, Apr 9th, 6–8pm Central Time

Virtual Japanese Flower Arrangement - Misho Ikebana

RESOBOX

Discover the art of Ikebana from the comfort of your own home. Create stunning flower arrangements using everyday tools and a touch of creativity. Join us for a therapeutic experience that will add life and warmth to your space.

Sunday, Mar 3rd, 12–1pm Eastern Time

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Ikebana - Japanese Flower Arranging

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

You will be introduced to Ohara Ryu Ikebana and receive hands-on "how to arrange Ikebana" instruction which will lead you on your way to become a licensed Ikebana Instructor. Skill Level: Beginner/Intermediate Click here for the instructor's recommended supply list.

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6 Week Semester (Design Star)

American School of Flower Design @ 452 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL

Our 6-week semester takes you from beginner to designer. It is 6 weeks with lots of flowers and designing held twice a week with additional ‘field trips’ held during the semester as well. 3 projects are produced each day, ranging from English vasing to Asian contemporary. In our 8 week program you master over 24 great design styles as well as field trips, informative lunches with our instructors and tours of the wholesale flower markets in each...

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Master’s Course in Floral Design

American School of Flower Design @ 452 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL

This Master's Course is an intensive course studying high end event designing from around the world.  Attending our Master’s Course will give you the confidence to design like a pro! Focusing on large scale designing for weddings, funerals and hotel and event decor you will have the experience and knowledge to tackle any venue from the intimate to elaborate.  Course Highlights: Large scale event, funeral and bridal designs Focus...

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Botany for Botanical Artists

Chicago Botanic Garden @ 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, IL

Bring realism to your botanical artwork with a focus on identifying the morphological features of plants. Emphasizing specific plant parts in illustrations is critical to the identification of plant species in both scientific floras and identification manuals. Through a combination of lectures and lab/studio time, you will identify key characteristics in each plant specimen and then transfer them to botanical illustrations. A supply list will be...

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Mother and Daughter Spring Tea Party

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

A special class for Mothers and Daughters, we’ll be creating floral arrangements in tea cups. Designing in pastel spring flowers you’ll take home your keepsake posy. Recommended for ages 4 and up. Advanced registration by March 26th. Participants should bring garden shears or clippers and a box to bring home their designs.

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Thanksgiving Floral Centerpieces

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Join Lake Forest Flowers’ Eileen Weber, AAF for a hands-on floral workshop educating you on design techniques in creating a Thanksgiving centerpiece. Create a floral composition using fresh and dried materials to take home.  We will review basic elements and principles of floral design. Please bring floral shears or clippers. All materials and professional instruction included in the materials fee.

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Tabletop Zen Garden

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Bring positive chi into your life with your tabletop Zen garden! Learn more about the philosophy behind the Zen garden and positive chi while you design your own unique creation to take home. Supplies provided; bring a box or bag to take your garden home. A great family activity.  Appropriate for adults and children over age 5 with a guardian present.

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Flower Crown Workshop

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Be ready for the next festival, picnic, or event by incorporating summer’s gorgeous flowers into your look this season. Learn techniques to create a fresh flower crown, and create your own to wear home!

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For the Love of Flowers

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Get ready to celebrate Valentine’s Day exploring design techniques to create gorgeous  floral compositions using shades of pink to red in ombre style, a European-inspired design to be enjoyed as a centerpiece in your home. Fresh floral materials to include, but not limited to roses, berries, dianthus, tulips, lilies and other interesting blooms.  Please bring floral shears or clippers. All materials and professional instruction included...

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March into Spring Flowers

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Think spring! Design a floral composition inspired by the spring landscape. This naturalistic design is particularly for those looking to bring the outside in with a whimsical feel. Fresh floral materials to include, but not limited to tulips, iris, jonquil, branches, moss, and more. Please bring floral shears or clippers.  All materials and professional instruction included in the materials fee.

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Spring Bulb Plants: Creating a Living Garden

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Learn to care and force bulb plants, how to incorporate your landscape, and create a table top garden to take home. Fresh materials to include, but not limited to tulips, jonquil, and hyacinths.  Bring gardening gloves, a box 10" x 10" or so to bring garden home.

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Autumn Botanicals (Ages 16+)

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Join Lake Forest Flowers' Eileen Weber, AAF for a hands-on floral workshop exploring colors and textures of the autumn garden and creating a floral design using seasonal fresh and dried materials. Please bring floral shears of clippers. All materials and professional instruction included.

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Autumn Harvest

Evanston Art Center @ 1717 Central St, Evanston, IL

Join Lake Forest Flowers' Eileen Weber, AAF for a hands-on floral workshop creating a floral design using seasonal fresh and dried materials including gourds and wheat.  Please bring floral shears or clippers.  All materials and professional instruction included.

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