While you can expect to learn how to create the more traditional floral arrangements such as centerpieces and bouquets, Melissa will also provide you with detailed methods on crafting unique creations such as wreaths, springtime apple-blossom centerpieces, succulent arrangements, and flower crowns. Each time tapping into the meaning of the flowers and how they speak to the designs. Our courses are perfect for anyone interested in developing this artistic skill, whether a professional florist or intrigued crafter.
Melissa, owner and lead designer of Earth Within Flowers, deeply loves sharing the meaning, language, and artistic expression of flowers. Backed by her breadth of experience in Western Herbalism, Salish Ethnobotany and M.A. in Plant-based Education from the University of Montana, Melissa offers unparalleled knowledge and wisdom to the world of floral design.
Maybe you’re ready to arrange a bouquet at the kitchen table or would love to weave together a wreath directly from your flower garden. Either way, you can expect mindful floristry instruction and to create beautiful things. Our students leave each course grounded in the language of flowers and ready to pursue their unique style in their floral designs.