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Building Structures and Armatures for the Floral Designer


Images courtesy of Jodi & Kurt Photography

Images courtesy of Jodi & Kurt Photography

Date: November 6-7, 2017

Location: Hope Flower Farm | Waterford, Virginia

Come and spend two action-packed days of design and fabrication at Hope Flower Farm with Evan Chapple of Holly Heider Chapple Flowers, LTD. This “How To” class is brimming with subject information that includes discussion, demonstration and “hands-on” for students wishing to create and build their own structures for floral design. In this two-day class Evan Chapple will share with you some of his knowledge, techniques, and experiences in building of the infrastructure for some of Holly Chapple’s designs that she has created and shared around the world.

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This first of its kind class includes light breakfast and lunch both days, with the option to join us in a group dinner.  Additionally we have paired this offer with an opportunity to learn and design with Holly Chapple each evening after class. (additional charges apply).

 

 

 

 

 

Tentative Agenda

Day One 8:30AM- 4PM

Registration/ Meet and Greet / Coffee and Pastries

Introduction and Bio- Evan Chapple

Discussion: Tools and Fasteners

Building a Rustic Elevated Stand- Demonstration and Hands-on

Lunch

Building a Floral Chandelier- Demonstration and Hands-on

Discussion: Pipe and Drape

Creating Fabric Treatments for Poles and Tent Sides- Demonstration and Hands-on

Dismissal

Group Dinner (optional) Additional charges apply

 6PM-8PM   *Overtime- Floral Design with Holly Chapple. Group discussion and hands on creating designs for stand and chandelier created during class. Additional charges apply.


 Day Two 8:30AM-4PM

 Meet and Greet / Coffee and Pastries

Review- Evan Chapple

Chuppahs and Arches- Discussion and Demonstration

Building Flower Panels- Demonstration and Hands-on

Lunch

Lumber, Rebar, and Straps- Demonstration and Hands-on

Building and Escort Card Board

Closing

Group Dinner (optional) Additional charges apply

 6PM-8PM   *Overtime- Floral Design with Holly Chapple. Group discussion and hands on creating designs for flower panel and escort card board created during class. Additional charges apply.

Agenda subject to change. Content as time allows.

 

COST:

Workshop price: $1550. Includes 2-day workshop, all materials, use of hand and power tools, snacks, and lunch.

Overtime- Design with Holly: $550 (additional)

 

Lodging at the Hope Farm Tenant House available. Payment plans available. Contact Evan Chapple for more details, evanc@hollychappleflowers.com

Earlier Event: October 9
Flowerstock 2017