Workshops

Our workshops are an exceptional gift for those looking to find a special experience for a creative individual. We are happy to offer gift certificates for any individual workshop, and we offer private workshops for friends, families and business team building experiences. Our creative presentation of the gift of a workshop is as special as the workshops themselves.

Registration & Questions: briana@flowersbysemia.com  / 401-232-5353

Photo: Tec Petaja

 

Spring Workshop with The Floral Society

Saturday, April 28th, 2018
12 – 3pm at Flowers by Semia Studio, Providence RI

We are so thrilled to announce this incredible workshop with The Floral Society and Poppies & Posies held at The Floral Reserve!

Join us Saturday, April 28th, to celebrate the height of the spring season with a three-hour floral arranging course taught by Semia of The Floral Reserve and Sierra of Poppies & Posies and The Floral Society.

Using The Floral Reserve’s studio, Semia will lead students through a discussion about seasonality, color and textures to consider when designing floral arrangements.

Sierra will guide students through a hands-on workshop focusing on designing low, lush garden-inspired arrangements. As a group we’ll go through a step-by-step process to designing loose, organic arrangements. Each student will design their own arrangement to take home.

WHAT’S INCLUDED:

1. The Floral Society Arrangement Workshop box: Japanese floral clippers, floral netting, floral tape, flower food, tips & tricks guide, and access to online tutorials.
2. The Floral Society copper vase
3. Fresh, seasonal flowers provided by The Floral Reserve

Location: Weatherlow Farms
845 Sodom Road, Westport MA

To register CLICK HERE:  THE FLORAL SOCIETY


 

Under the Spell: Celebrating Solstice
in the Garden with Weatherlow Farms

Thursday June 14, 2018
6 – 8PM at Weatherlow Farms, Westport MA

Tour Weatherlow Farm. Walk through the hoop houses and fields. Discuss whats blooming, variety choices, sustainable growing practices, what will be used in designs, the benefits of hoop houses. Phoebe will demonstrate planting and harvesting. Talk foraging and how to best care for foraged materials.

Semia will be speaking as a designer and as a pioneer for the Floral Reserve. Illustrating the importance of florist/farmer relationship, she will lead the design portion of the evening with hand-tied bouquets made with all of the incredible products Weatherlow provides.

Enjoy small bites and and drinks as you design with mid-June blooms like ranunculus, anemone, shirley poppies, chantilly snapdragon, mock orange, baptista, foxglove, ninebark…. need we go on?!!

Location: Weatherlow Farms
845 Sodom Road, Westport MA

Tuition: $250

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED: Flowers by Semia
semia@flowersbysemia.com


Private Intensives

One – on – One Classes:

Learn the art and execution of floral design as taught by Semia. Choose your very own subject material including: handheld bouquet design, low centerpiece and high centerpiece design, color theory, holiday design and decor, or personal florals such as boutonnieres and head wreaths. Whether you’re a novice or simply wish to improve and expand upon your current skills, these intensive classes will bring you to the next level. Refreshments will be provided. Hosted at the Flowers by Semia Studio at 1 Sims Avenue in Providence, Rhode Island. Priced by the hour and by subject material.

 

Group Classes:

Learn the art and execution of floral design as taught by Semia. Choose your very own subject material… examples can include bouquet work, centerpiece design, holiday decor, or personal florals such as boutonnieres and head wreaths. We are here to help you learn anything your heart desires. Group classes are wonderful as alternatives for family gatherings, business team building, holiday parties, and of course for floral studios to develop their team skills. A true sensory experience with cheeses, jams and chutneys from the FBS farm! Beverages are also provided. Groups can range in size from 2 to 20. Hosted at the Flowers by Semia Studio at 1 Sims Avenue in Providence, Rhode Island. Priced by hour and group size.

 

To inquire: briana@flowersbysemia.com    or    401-232-5353

 


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