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Click here to find out how to make this unique flower vase inspired by the ocean and the tropics.
A reader asks for advice on which kinds of bridal bouquet holders to use for various types of bouquet styles.
Click here to discover what Florists’ Review’s floral design coordinator, Lori Zirkle McNorton, recommends.
|HOLIDAY PREP: TAKE THIS MIDYEAR SELF-ASSESSMENT|
By Bob Phibbs, The Retail Doctor
Not sure how you will make your sales goals by the end of this year? The first six months of the year are over, so now is the perfect time to assess how you and your business are doing relative to your sales projections. Take this quick inventory to find out how you’re doing and where you can make adjustments before the fall and winter holidays arrive.
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|AIFD'S DENVER "JOURNEY"|
Nearly 900 floral design artists took an inspirational “Journey” together to Denver, Colo., in early July for the American Institute of Floral Designers (AIFD) 2015 National Symposium. The event, themed “Journey,” celebrated 50 years of AIFD Symposia with five days of amazing floral art, inspiring educational presentations and entertaining events.
Click here to see images of the incredible floral art seen at this year’s Symposium.
by Björn Kroner, Manuela Ostertag and Jürgen Herold
Three master floral designers from Germany — Björn Kroner, Manuela Ostertag and Jürgen Herold — present a full spectrum of new Christmas floral design ideas, including table decorations, wall hangings, Advent wreaths, candle arrangements and much more, with styles to appeal to all types of consumers. The designs in this new 160-page, large-format book span six themes and reflect current lifestyles and the latest Christmas trends. Masterful!
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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
Payment by pay pal invoice
with any credit card, check or cash
Contact me: Christina Burton-Fox AIFD
Consumer Bunch of Flowers
3 hours training
includes flowers, container & handouts
Tropical or succulents
2.5 hours training
includes plants & containers
Fall Door Design
3 hours training
all silk & dried materials included
Flowers to carry/Weddings
6 hours training
2 sizes & styles
Flowers to wear/Weddings
8 hours training
ring, necklace, wrist & pin on
Holiday table design
4 hours training
fresh and permanent materials
Hand tied table garlands
4 hours training
fresh foliages & flowers
Have a topic that's not listed you are interested in learning more about....Contact me for pricing and set your appointment for 2!
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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Christina Burton-Fox AIFD
floral artist & instructor
10820 W. 64th st. suite 102B
Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66203
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