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Hands on flower design at Elm bank

Using flowers and foliage that you might find in your own yard and garden, learn the basic techniques of floral design in this 3-part workshop led by Barbara Rietscha, owner of Field & Vase. On the first night, you will learn about the advantages of local flowers, flower selection and composition of an arrangement. The second night will focus on the mechanics of arranging in different styles of vases and color composition. In the final class you learn how to care for your floral arrangement. Flowers will be provided for all classes and vases for the 1st and 2nd class. Bring your most challenging vase for the third class. Please bring a pair of clippers with you to each class. Each week, you’ll go home with a beautiful arrangement.

June 12, 19 and 26, 2019

Elm Bank, Wellesley MA

designing with Peonies at phineas wright house

Join Barbara Rietscha, owner of Field & Vase, and learn to create a gorgeous arrangement using everyone’s favorite, peonies! Learn the basics of floral design while have fun. The class takes place in the historic and beautifully restored barn at the Phineas Wright house in Bolton. All materials are included and the arrangement is yours to take home at the end of the evening.

June 17, 2019 - 6:00 p.m.

Phineas Wright House, Bolton