Welcome to our catalog of live classes. Each workshop is unique with its own agenda of exciting activities. Check back often for new offerings. Class sizes are limited, so don’t miss out!

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Sunday, July 14, 2019 10:30AM – 5:00PM

Bloom with us for the day! Enjoy a wellness workshop filled with fields of flowers and creativity for the mind, body and soul. Our multi-faceted day retreat includes grassroots floral design from farm to vase, yoga and meditations lead by an expert yogi, all the while under the compassionate eye of a horticultural therapist (resident). Treat yourself to a day of self care!

Schedule:

10:30 am – 11:30 am : Garden Party Organic Flower Farm (St. Agatha, Ontario) – enjoy a tour and a pick-your-own session at this beautiful flower farm just on the outskirts of Kitchener.

11:30 am – 12:30 pm : Yoga practice (all levels) – located on the same country road, we will relocate to a private residence featuring the exotic and unique flora of a master gardener. From here the group will be led through a yoga session that is sure to nourish you from the outside in.

12:30 pm – 1:30 pm :Vegan picnic lunch (supplied) – highlighted with many local organic ingredients and gluten-free options.

1:30 pm – 3:00 pm : Floral design (all levels) – using the flowers handpicked from earlier in the day, learn tricks of the trade to design a vase arrangement that you can easily duplicate again from home
(its yours to take home and show off!).

3:00 pm – 3:30 pm : Meditation – the group will be guided through a relaxation mediation.

3:30 pm – 5:00 pm : Horticultural Therapy 101 – what is horticultural therapy and how is it applied? Get your hands dirty with some fun  projects (also yours to take home!).

5:00pm : Wrap up

Instructors: Floral Designer: Deb Jasinski, Yoga Instructor: Erin Behl, Horticultural Therapist (resident): Sonya Kurevija

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Pick & Play with Theresa Schumilas and Deb Jasinski


Sunday July 7 –  1:00 – 4:00pm –  Design Basics & Secrets ($60)

Perfect for DIY brides or anyone who wants to arrange flowers like a pro! Learn all the basics and lots of tips and tricks of flower arranging and bouquet making. Includes all design materials, flowers and refreshments. Take home your custom arrangement. Rain or Shine. Bring your favourite cutters.

Sunday July 21 – 1:00 – 4:00 – Expanding Creativity ($60)

Draw on that creativity and expand your design horizon! We’ll focus on integrating the unusual into design. Rain or Shine. Bring your favourite cutters.

Sunday September 22 – 1:00 – 4:00 – Unique Containers

Our focus this time is on designing for unusual containers. Bring a container you want to use in your design. Rain or Shine. No sandals in the garden. Bring your favourite cutters.

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Floral Design for Professional Flower Farmers with Theresa Schumilas and Deb Jasinski

Sunday July 28 – 9:00 – 4:30

$125 (includes flowers & refreshments)

What happens when an organic farmer with 30 years of experience and a 30 year design veteran team up?  Definitely something you don’t want to miss!

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