seasonaL workshops

 

please join us for an evening of flower arranging at our shop in lower manhattan. you will learn techniques on how to choose, condition, and arrange flowers with the complements of refreshments and snacks to round out the evening. classes will take place four times a year and will be inspired by a seasonal story:
 

 

2018 classes

spring. april 10th: come and work with spring's beautiful, fragrant bounty and build gorgeous and intoxicating arrangements. we will focus on the flower girl style working in mercury glass cylinders and use flowers such aslilac, cherry blossoms, tulips, hyacinth, sweetpea, lisianthus and jasmine vine and incorporating interesting, textural greenery.

summer. july 10th: summer lovin'! we will be using summer's bounty and playing with textures and the unexpected. we will work with elements such as garden roses, protea varieties, cut succulents, tropical leaves, yarrow, chamomile, and snapdragons.

autumn. october 9th: come and create centerpieces that are more traditional but with a downtown flair. we will arrange autumnal bounty in footed vessels, learn taping and working with a grid. ethereal blooms such as dahlias, hydrangea, astilbe, cockscomb, thistle, and various fall foliage will be used.
 

time: 6:30-8pm

single class: $300


* go home with your beautiful creation. includes all flowers & supplies (with clippers for you to keep!)

private classes for groups or parties are welcomed, by request.


a walk in the flower market with the flower girls

join the flower girls for a walk in the flower market and learn insider tips on where to shop and how to navigate, and the changing flowers of the season. we will finish off the adventure with teatime nearby.

dates:

spring 2018. april 25th, may 11th and may 15th 2018

fall 2018. september 12th, september 21st and october 9th 2018

time: 9:30am

$130 per walk

all classes and walks are non-refundable, non-transferable.

 

online classes

sign up for our skillshare flower arranging course here (use this link and get your first month free!):

skl.sh/flowergirl


sézane x flower girl nyc atelier de fleurs

join us at sézane's new nolita boutique (254 elizabeth street) for intimate monthly workshops that combine two of our favorite things: fashion and flowers! learn how to arrange stunning flowers and more while also shopping quintessential french style from sézane! the workshop will be 6-8pm; the first portion will focus on floral arrangements and the latter on shopping + mingling.

tickets include a beautiful seasonal floral creation with each class. snacks and refreshments will be served. spots are limited to 25; first-come, first-serve.

2018

january 24: winter whites. get your hands on those winter blossoms....we will work with blooms such as peonies, ranunculus, anemones, clematis, dusty miller, parrot tulips and orchids. SOLD OUT.

february 21: feel the love. take a walk on the wild side with us...we will be incorporating different varieties of roses from the darkest red to the palest pink and everything in between. come explore the not so common rose with us. SOLD OUT.

march 21: welcoming spring. come and work with spring's beautiful, fragrant bounty and build gorgeous and intoxicating arrangements. we will use flowers such as lilac, cherry blossoms, tulips, hyacinth, sweet pea, lisianthus, peonies and jasmine vine while incorporating interesting, textural greenery. SOLD OUT.

april 25: april showers bring april flowers. we will be focusing on the first colors of the blooming spring season in new york. it may not be april in paris, but it’s still vibrant and glorious with our flower arrangements tying into yellow and purple hues. we will use hyacinth, tulips, crocus and sweet pea. SOLD OUT.

may 23: spring has sprung. come and work with spring's beautiful, fragrant bounty to build arrangements using lush flowers like peonies, lilac, hyacinth and iris with mixed dusty foliage.

june 20: be a flower goddess - flower crowns. get ready for the summer solstice by creating your own unique flower crown. we will work with elements such as waxflower, spray roses, dianthus, and orchids to create ethereal head wreaths.

july 25: sultry summer-time blooms. we will be using summer's best to play with textures and a few unexpected favorites. blooms such as rose varieties, snapdragons, calla lilies, nigella and queen anne’s lace, will be yours for the creating. 

august 22: create your own universe - terrarium building. embrace the end of summer by welcoming some refreshing greenery into your home! learn how to focus on layering while using a variety of succulents and air plants to build your very own low-maintenance terrarium. 

september 26: falling for fall foliage. embrace nature taking on a deeper color palette by creating arrangements with the autumnal bounty. fall flowers such as dahlias, chamomile, calla lilies, cockscomb, and interesting fall foliage will be used.

october 24: deep tones for fall and a spooky halloween. we will be working with fall blooms that focus on black flowers, deep tones and dusty purples and grays using blooms such as anthurium, calla lilies, thistle, berries and others.

november 14: centerpieces in footed vessels. prepare for your holiday gatherings by learning how to tape and work with a grid to create gorgeous centerpieces. various types of fall foliage and elegant blooms in jewel tones such as dahlias, hydrangea, astilbe, cockscomb, and eucalyptus will be used.  

december 12: holiday cheer - wreath making. create your very own holiday decor and have fun in the process! we will be working with mixed evergreen varieties, cones, and sparkly additions.

all class sales are final - non-transferable, non-refundable.