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Getting Started: Floral Design for Everyone

Getting Started: Floral Design for Everyone


Saturday, March 23 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

1431 Waverley Street
Palo Alto, CA 94301 United States

Registration is closed to allow time for class planning and materials purchase. Please check out our other floral arranging classes.

Floral arranging is an enjoyable and creative way to bring a bit of the garden indoors and brighten your home. Learn how to create artful floral designs using sustainable and foam free mechanics. Discover how to best select, condition and care for your flowers for maximum longevity and enjoyment. We will also discuss the best tools, mechanics and containers to use for successful and beautiful floral designs. You will leave this class with loads of information, new found floral arranging skills and a delightful arrangement that will be sure to dazzle your friends and family. Come and join us for a flower filled morning that kicks off a year of floral design classes at Gamble Garden.

Please bring your floral clippers. Flowers and container are provided. This class is suitable for adults and teens.


$130 Members / $165 Non-members

Gamble Garden members enjoy a $35 discount! Members, enter promotion code IRIS at checkout to receive your discount. Registration lists are checked with member lists. You may be asked to confirm your membership in a follow up email.

Instructor Bio

Katherine Glazier is an instructor and floral arranger at Gamble Garden and she co-led the floral design program at Filoli for eight years. She holds a European Master Certification (EMC) and a Teacher’s Diploma in the Sogetsu school of Ikebana. Katherine exhibits at Bouquets to Art at the deYoung Museum and she conducts public floral demonstrations. Seasonal and locally grown material, with an emphasis on the beauty of California floriculture, is showcased in her designs. She also enjoys incorporating eastern and western design philosophies in her work. For more information please refer to: www.kjglazierdesign.com

Please note: Registration fees are nonrefundable. Gamble reserves the right to cancel this class or event due to unforeseen events such as extreme weather or a change in Covid protocol. In the event of a cancellation your payment will be reimbursed , net of service charge if applicable.