Virtual Floral Design How-To | Abundant Roses
There is simply the rose; it is perfect in every moment of its existence.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Roses evoke delightful memories with their lovely scent and delicate petals. This virtual workshop features the rose, supported by a cast of other beautiful blooms.
Ami Wilber shares a step-by-step guide to create your own arrangement with plenty of time to ask questions. Supplies are not included, but a materials list will be shared in advance, should participants wish to follow along at home.
OPTIONAL MATERIALS FEE
For an additional fee of $60, participants will receive all necessary materials, including flowers, greenery and a container. Exact supplies may vary based on availability due to coronavirus-related supply chain issues. Participants will also need water and floral shears or scissors. Materials are limited to twenty, and purchases are non-refundable.
Interested participants must pre-order their materials by 5 p.m. on Friday, June 4, and collect them from Hillwood the morning of the program. Contact-free pickup is available between 10 a.m. and noon on Friday, June 18.
CONNECTING WITH ZOOM
This virtual workshop begins at 1:30 p.m. and is presented live via Zoom. Participants are encouraged to join with video; questions can be submitted via the chat feature. Please note that this workshop will be recorded.
ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR
Ami Wilber became the floral and event décor designer at Hillwood in November 2016. Ami has over twenty-five years of experience as a floral designer. She received a bachelor's degree in fine art from Miami University of Ohio and a Master's of Fine Arts from the Rochester Institute of Technology, School for American Crafts. Prior to joining Hillwood, Ami created sculptures and exhibited her installations at galleries and public spaces in Washington, DC.