GARDEN CLUBS & PRIVATE DESIGN PROGRAMS
Floral Design Demonstration
These presentations are specifically designed for Private Parties, Garden Clubs and Flower Enthusiasts alike. Each program is unique, so themes and topics can be customized. After learning about your specific needs Michael will make a few recommendations. Arrangements will be designed (or finished) on-site during the demonstration and are yours to keep at the conclusion. Michael will travel to your location and bring along all the necessary tools and materials.
60 Minute Demonstration (includes 3 floral designs) $550 - plus travel
90 Minute Demonstration (includes 5 floral designs) $850 - plus travel
Hands-On Floral Design Workshop
Michael's Hands-On Workshops are perfect for small groups of Flower Enthusiasts who enjoy creating floral designs. The level of experience is not important, as Michael will lead step by step and help each participant design their own floral arrangement. These classes are custom and offered on several topics and themes to suit any need. Michael will travel to your location. Limited to 25 students. Tools are not included, participants will need a floral knife, ratchet pruners and wire cutters. There is an additional fee per person for materials and travel expenses.
90 Minute Workshop Materials Fee (Small Design) $35/ per person
90 Minute Workshop Materials Fee (Medium Design $50/ per person
120 Minute Workshop Materials Fee (Large Design) $75 / per person
INDUSTRY EDUCATION & CONSULTING
Florist Consulting Service
$550 per day
In an ever changing industry, sometimes all we need is a little help. Michael offers various design and business consulting services to help today's independent retail florist. From cost of goods to window displays and social media to design coaching, Michael can refresh, renew and rejuvenate you, your staff and your store! This service is customized based on your individual needs.
Stage Shows, Seminars & Classes
Michael is available to present educational programs locally, regionally, nationally & internationally. Whether it's a wholesale or an association show, each program is custom designed based on the sponsor's needs. Michael will incorporate and feature the sponsor's products & services in his program(s). Fee includes THREE DAYS TOTAL
(2 half days for travel, one full day design prep day and one program day). In addition to Michael's fee, the sponsor is responsible for all additional expenses including travel.
Michael can custom design any education program to specifically suite your needs. For more information please contact Michael to discuss.
SOME RECENT ENGAGEMENTS MICHAEL HAD THE PRIVILEGE OF PRESENTING PROGRAM
The Connecticut Florists Association - Cheshire, CT
The Northeast Floral Exp - Mystic, CT
The American Institute of Floral Designers Southern Symposium - Birmingham, AL
Valley Floral - Wichita, KS
LOCAL GARDEN CLUBS INCLUDE
Wilton, Redding, West Hartford, Woodbridge, Pomperaug Valley, Pleasentville, Mystic,
Greenfield Hill, Danbury, Cheshire and Orange.
Michael sharing a replication of the "first arrangement he ever made" during his presentation on the main stage at the Northeast Floal Expo, March 2017