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Open House / Hands on Workshop

September 12, 2023 @ 6:00 pm 8:00 pm

Keeping you at the forefront of the floral industry with Professional Development!

GLFA Education Center Presents

“Expand Your Designs with Techniques”

a Hands – On Workshop/Open House

Don’t miss this chance to learn, network and share experience with industry peers! This event is open to all industry members. The hands-on workshop is available to the first 20 people who register. Cost to participate in the workshop is $50 for GLFA members and $80 for non-members. Everyone is welcome to watch the workshop. A light meal will be provided for all attendees 

In this hands-on workshop you’ll learn how to create profitable designs using different techniques with the same combination of flowers. Techniques shown in this class will include, armature, grouping, hand tying, pave, and framing. You will create an armature design that you will get to take home. 

 /technique/ Techniques are used to create a floral design composition; they are the skill sets required to complete an artistic work.

6:00 – 6:30 (workshop check in, networking, shopping)

6:30 – 7:30 (workshop, shopping)

7:30 – 8:00 (networking, shopping, wrap up)

COST: $50.00 member $80.00 non-member (All attendees are welcome to watch the workshop)
Class enrollment is limited to 20

About the Instructor: Frank Feysa AIFD, CFD PFCI Frank has been involved in many facets of the floral industry for many years as a retail shop owner, event designer, educator, and commercial print designer.   Frank is Past President of the American Institute of Floral Designers and served as chairman of   the 2014 American Institute of Floral Designers National Symposium in Chicago, Illinois.  He is currently a Design Director for the Smithers Oasis Company and taught Commercial and Contemporary Floral Design at Ohio State University in Wooster, Ohio.   His work has been featured in industry publications and Frank has traveled extensively presenting design programs and hands-on workshops nationally as well as internationally on a wide variety of floral subjects.

Thank you to our Sponsors!


September 12, 2023
6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Free – $80.00
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Great Lakes Floral Association
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Kennicott Brothers Co. Cleveland

9550 Granger Rd
Cleveland, Ohio 44125 United States
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(216) 662-4200
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