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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


Class topics:

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

Tropical or succulents
2.5 hours training
includes plants & containers

Spring/Summer 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
St. Pat’s Easter Mothers Day
Memorial Day 4th of July
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


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Thursday, February 18, 2016

Post-Valentines Day Flower Shop Blues-5 Tips to Beat Them

Post-Valentine’s Day Flower Shop Blues – 5 Tips to Beat Them!

Posted by  on Feb 17, 2016 in Florist EcommerceFlorist Marketing | One Comment
Is your flower shop suffering from the ‘after Valentine’s Day’ blues? Don’t let seasonal fluctuations impact your business. Follow these tips to attract customers after Valentine’s Day and boost your revenue!

Post-Valentine's Day Florist Blues

Cures for the Post-Valentines Day Flower Shop Blues


This is the perfect time to get your shop in order! Take down the Valentine’s Day decorations and brighten up the shop for Spring.
  • Do Spring Cleaning – Go through your shop and organize your displays, files, and promotional items
  • Change Your Window Display – Arrange your display for the upcoming season
  • Create Seasonal Floral Arrangements – Add new bouquets to your website and marketing materials

Have A Sale

Get rid of extra Valentine’s Day products! Hold a sale in March with discounted bouquets and chocolates to increase revenue.
  • Be Specific – Let customers know exactly what is on sale and how much your discount is (30% Off All Valentine’s Day Arrangements)
  • Bundle Your Products – Create discount packages of candy and floral arrangements to sell more items
  • Post It Online – Use florist technology to promote your sale online
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Increase Marketing

Step up your marketing efforts to bring in new business!
  • Grow Your Online Presence – Use social media, email, and online advertisements to draw attention to your florist website
  • Start Blogging – A blog can improve your florist website and help you connect with your customer base
  • Send Out Mailers – Send mail to Christmas and Valentine’s Day customers to gain repeat business

Start Something New

Offer new products and services to boost your seasonal income!
  • Light A Flame – Add scented candles to your product displays and sell them to customers
  • Don’t Forget About Easter – Stock your shop with floral displays, chocolate bunnies, and peeps for the Easter season

Reach Out to Your Community

You have thousands of potential customers right outside your door!
  • Hold A Contest – Start a raffle and offer free services to community members who enter
  • Send Flowers To Your TV Station – Send a beautiful arrangement and marketing materials to get your business featured on the local news
  • Work With Nonprofits – Donated services can transform charity events and help you promote your business
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Unsure how to view the class schedule or how to sign up for a me at: I will be glad to answer any question at: 913-708-2988 thanks! Christina Burton-Fox AIFD

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