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Floral Classes by appointment

Floral Design classes by appointment


Call to make your appointment to learn floral techniques and styles of design.

Class size: 2 students
daytime-evening-some weekends

Payment by pay pal invoice
with any credit card, check or cash

913-708-2988


Class topics:

Consumer Bunch of Flowers
3 hours training
includes flowers, container & handouts
$65

Terrariums
Tropical or succulents
2.5 hours training
includes plants & containers
$75

Fall Door Design
3 hours training
all silk & dried materials included
$125

Flowers to carry/Weddings
6 hours training
2 sizes & styles
$200

Flowers to wear/Weddings
8 hours training
ring, necklace, wrist & pin on
$200

Holiday table design
Halloween-Fall-Christmas-New Years
4 hours training
fresh and permanent materials
$150

Hand tied table garlands
4 hours training
fresh foliages & flowers
$175

Have a topic that's not listed you are interested in learning more about....Contact me for pricing and set your appointment for 2!

913-708-2988



I am looking forward to meeting you in the classroom and sharing my floral passion and knowledge with you!! I love to learn new things....Hope you do too!!



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Sincerely,

Christina Burton-Fox AIFD
floral artist & instructor

10820 W. 64th st. suite 102B
Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66203

913-708-2988
flowerclassroom@gmail.com

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Are you planning a destination Wedding??? Mayesh Destination Events information


Great Idea's and Information about a destination Wedding.....thanks for sharing....


Mayesh's Blog

JUN17
Written by: Yvonne Ashton 
6/17/2013 11:53 AM  RssIcon
Destination weddings and events are hot, hot, hot!  Did you know that 24% of all weddings are destination weddings?  Mayesh Wholesale Florist participates in many destination events throughout the year, so much so that we have a program called,Mayesh Destination Events.  Be sure to check it out if you are or will be involved with such events, we would love to be your floral partner!
 number of destinations weddings
At The Special Event earlier this year in Chicago, I sat in a session all about destination wedding trends given by Jo Anne V. Brown of a Celebrations, a destination management company.  Here are some highlights from the program . . .
Top Locations for all types of events:
2013 destinations forecast
The Caribbean is ranked the number one destination wedding location.
Caribbean #1 wedding destination 
Common misconceptions:
  • You are often planning destination weddings probably more than you think
  • Your mind set has to be slightly different from planning a local wedding and your clients are paying for your expertise
  • Do your research to find local vendors to save money as this is much cheaper than flying in talent
  • Destination clients typically spend more money per guest but you need to get more bang for the buck
If you want to break into the destination market, then create a location wish list and work on becoming the expert in those areas. 
Destination weddings and events really focus on all of the details – big & small – to make the whole trip an experience for your clients and their guests.  Details that you may want to think about:
  • find out the couples favorite drink and have it waiting for them upon arrival
  • shuttle service
  • babysitting
  • scheduled adventures – cooking classes, salsa dancing, tours
  • Use interesting and elegant furniture that enhances the event’s look
  • No banquet style receptions – think signature cocktails & appetizers, unique soda pops, stations, pre-ceremony cocktails, guacologists, mixologists, retro cocktails, breakfast foods in the evening, etc
  • be a trendsetter, don’t be afraid to stand out ,and don’t be afraid to push your clients to have their own unique wedding and to not just copy what they are seeing
destination weddings provide adventure
Connect with Celebrations:
So now you may know a bit more about destination wedding and events.  If you aren’t already, will you be marketing your company to grab this piece of the pie?

About The Author

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Yvonne Ashton - (United States)

I plan on bringing our readers all things flora and fun, mixed with some serious posts about business. I like to think of myself as pretty well-rounded - having passion for design (flowers, web, decor, etc.), marketing, photography, tech, and business. I'm huge believer in continual eduation, so I'm always looking for new ideas and hope to share that journey with you!

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