Certified Comprehensive Training in Floral Design

at Mila School of Floral Design - Ukrainian Village

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$1,410 4 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Sep 14, 9:00am - Sep 19, 6:00pm (6 sessions)

Location:
Ukrainian Village, West Side
2325 W Huron St
Btwn N Western Ave & N Oakley Blvd
Chicago, Illinois 60612
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 5

What you'll learn in this floral design class:

This course is a part of the complete training in floral design session of courses.

Our school is licensed by the city of Chicago and the State of Illinois.               

NOTE: Students who signup for this class will get a FREE signed copy of European Floral Design by Tatiana Chelekhova


This is a 6-day session of 2-day courses, total 48 hours. Courses can be taken all together or course by course (2-day courses). A certificate of completion is given upon taking all courses: beginners’, event design, and advanced design.

Over a short period of time, we will cover a wide range of topics - from “How to Prolong the Life of Cut Flowers” to “How to Create Master Class Floral Arrangements”.  Every day you will have 8-hours workshops, working with fresh flowers.

We teach all new progressive techniques, and previous experiences do not receive credit. All students start with the

Beginners’ Course. All classes have to be taken in chronological order. 

If you would like to try yourself in floral design, take our 4-hour European Bouquet class which is a part of the complete training in floral design session of courses program. You will get familiar with commercial kinds of flowers and greens at the wholesale floral market and learn how to prolong life and arrange cut flowers. 

You take home all your creations. After the class, we will create for you a professional digital portfolio of your creations.

Beginners’ Course

Introductory

  • Selecting quality flowers, processing cut flowers, prolonging the life of cut flowers (includes a one-hour field trip to a wholesale floral market) 
  • Modern color theory, recognizing Nature’s clues for effective color combinations and how colors affect each other
  • New techniques of floral design, emerging European trends, and styles of floral design

Workshops

  • Fundamental study guide to arranging flowers.
  • Spiral hand-tied bouquets: round, cascading and one-sided bouquets in Biedermeier, Victorian and French garden styles.
  • Arrangements in containers with floral foam: focal point techniques in Biedermeier, Victorian and French garden styles. 

Floral Design for Special Events

This 2-day, 16-hour course covers planning, organizing, managing, and designing corporate and social events. Using event props, room décor, table settings, lighting and display elements combined with art principles and creative approaches to floral design. Personal flowers for weddings. 

Homework (illustrated electronic files):

  • Calculating the costs of flower arrangements 
  • Conducting a wedding consultation
  • Planning an event

Workshops

1 – Personal (wearable) flowers

  • Fantasy flower hair pieces        
  • Ring Bearer accessories 
  • Flower and rose petal pomanders
  • Corsages
  • Floral bracelets
  • Boutonnieres

2 – Table settings

  • Custom made floral napkin rings, lanterns, containers
  • Patterns of table settings to maximize the artistic effect
  • Using fruits and vegetables for floral arrangements
  • Floral table runners

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Full refund or reschedule is allowed 72 hours before class time.

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Start Date Time Teacher # Sessions Price
9:00am - 5:00pm Tatiana Chelekhov 6 $1,410
This course consists of multiple sessions, view schedule for sessions.
Sun, Sep 15 10:00am - 6:00pm Tatiana Chelekhov
Mon, Sep 16 10:00am - 6:00pm Tatiana Chelekhov
Tue, Sep 17 10:00am - 6:00pm Tatiana Chelekhov
Wed, Sep 18 10:00am - 6:00pm Tatiana Chelekhov
Thu, Sep 19 10:00am - 6:00pm Tatiana Chelekhov

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Reviews of Classes at Mila School of Floral Design (9)

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Certified Comprehensive Training in Floral Design
Reviewed by Laura B. on 7/4/2019
This is an amazing class. The course is extremely comprehensive and hands on. Tatiana is a master florist with great skills. She takes you through every process with patience and encouragement. The class provides an excellent foundation for starting a business or just learning for fun. I highly recommend this class.
Certified Comprehensive Training in Floral Design
Reviewed by Novi E. on 7/16/2016
Highly recommended!
Certified Comprehensive Training in Floral Design
Reviewed by Jessica S. on 9/4/2018
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