Design a fresh holiday wreath dressed with Southern charm! Students will be working with fresh pine, eucalyptus and magnolia leaves to create a wreath to make the neighbors envious. In addition to fresh ingredients, Flowerwell will have pinecones and a darling selection of ribbon for each wreath. Eucalyptus and magnolia wreaths will be designed on a hand-made, natural grapevine base that adds to the beauty.
Please note: With proper care, these wreaths can last through March looking the same as when it was made in November. Students will receive care instructions at class. Wreath-making can be a sticky and sometimes messy ordeal! We highly recommend bringing work gloves (found at Lowes, Home Depot, or Harbor Freight) for handling the pine. Additionally, we recommend bringing latex or poly gardening/ work gloves for designing your wreath (thinner gloves makes for easier hand-crafting). Gloves will prevent the pine from scratching your skin and they will soak up the sap. We also recommend either bringing something to protect your clothing from the sap or a change of clothing if you are coming from work.
This class is appropriate for ages 14+.
:This class will take place indoors at Rochester Brainery located at 176 Anderson Ave F109, Rochester, NY 14607.
Live subtitles will be available upon request during this class. If you prefer a sign language interpreter, please fill out our contact form. Please also let us know if you have any preferences (seating, vision access, etc).About the teacher
:Jenny Rae Siplo is the owner of Flowerwell, a specialty cut Flower Farm and Floral Design Studio. Taking on the role of farmer and designer, Jenny captures the modern garden design style with all flowers, foliage and other natural elements grown in our back yard of Rochester, NY. She is passionate about growing local, sustainable, and organic flowers that can be enjoyed by all.
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