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Basic Course #3 (Summer)

  • Park Florist 6921 Laurel Avenue Takoma Park, MD, 20912 United States (map)

This is your first step to a fabulous career in the floral world. Upon successful course completion, you will receive your Basic Floral Design Certificate. 

Our Basic Course is 'once a week class for 4 weeks' program, which prepares students for entry-level floral design positions. Students who complete our 4-week program and pass both a written and a design examination will receive the Washington Flower School Basic Floral Design Certificate. 

Each class will be about two hour long and full of new learning and hands-on practice. Since we meet at weekday evening, we offer you simple refreshment for you to jump in working. We provide all the fresh materials, supplies, and tools. You just bring your busy self!

As you progress through your lessons, you will learn the skills and develop the proficiency necessary for a career in the floral world. You will be amazed at how quickly you master the art of floral design. Our proven teaching methods will have you ready to step into a job upon completion of the program. You will learn and understand the elements and principles, forms, styles and techniques of floral design. You will also learn all about the most common flower varieties, the latest techniques for the care and handling of flowers. Each day is packed full with fabulous information that you will utilize throughout your career as a professional floral designer. 

It may sound so serious and complicated. But don't worry, we make it fun and easy! Each day, everything you need will be in our classroom. 

Earlier Event: July 18
Terrarium Workshop
Later Event: July 31
Basic Course #4 (Summer)