Wanting to add some festive arrangements to your home this holiday season? Explore some design techniques and decorative trends by hands-on examples of wreaths and swag for indoor or outdoor use. Greenery and colour in a festive composition will be the finishing feature for your home while decorating for the holidays. The winter will be brighter and more beautiful with home-made arrangements, adding creativity and a touch of zest to your life! There is hands-on participation in this course. Students will take home a large starter container containing greenery and festive components.
Material costs extra. Students are asked to bring $40.00 cash to first class and paid to instructor to cover the materials.
Course Learning Outcomes:
By completion of this course, successful students will be able to:
• Identify the greenery used in the arrangement, proper storage of boughs
• Use of florist products and techniques
• Oasis – differences in product
• Florist wires – sizes (gauges) • Making bows
• Handling pine cones
• Cutting techniques