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The Floral Design Certificate program offers the most extensive course of study available in the region, covering all aspects of floral design. The history and progression of floral design is integrated into each class so that students know how and why arrangements are done in a particular way. Participants are also provided with a strong foundation for building upon their own creativity and imagination.

For more details about our programs, or to receive personalized class recommendations from our helpful staff, please feel free to contact us at edu@phipps.conservatory.org.

Current Classes

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Spring Door Wreath | Korkey Noah Kibbey

Thurs., March 18 | 7 – 8:30 p.m.

$25 members | $30 non-members | Materials Pick-up: $50
Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Objective: To create a spring wreath made of permanent botanicals.
Level: Beginner to intermediate
Prerequisite: none

Ready to shed that winter look and usher in spring? Brighten up your door with this spring inspired wreath made with permanent botanicals that you can use from year to year.  The class will also the how to choose quality permanent botanicals, and showcase other inspiring door décor. Floral Design Certificate elective

Creating a Spring Bulb Container Garden | Polly Berginc AIFD

Thurs. Apr. 8 | 7 – 8:30 p.m.

$ 25 members | $30  non-members |  Materials Pick-up: $50
Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Objective: To create a spring bulb plant garden in a decorative container
Level:  Beginner
Prerequisite:  None

Learn to create a refreshing live bulb plant garden to enjoy as the blooms emerge and open.  Learn how to properly arrange the plants and finish with moss and trims for a natural finished look. The potted bulb plants can later be separated and planted in your home garden to rebloom next year.  Instructional notes will be provided.  Floral Design Certificate Elective

Make Your Own Boho-Style Bouquet | Sarah Needham

Thurs., Apr. 29 | 7 – 8:30 p.m.

$25 members | $30 non-members | Materials Pick-up: $50
Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

In this class, students will learn how to create the trendy bohemian style bouquet using an assortment of fresh and dried materials. We will discuss how the shape, color and textures play into the style and what kind of ribbon to use to complete the look. Floral Design Certificate Elective