Introduction to the Canadian Academy of Floral Art
Limited Space Available. COVID-19 health and safety guidelines are in place.
Registration deadline: Sunday, February 28th, 2021
Floral Experience: No previous experience required
This program includes a floral design demonstration and will cover:
- What is the Canadian Academy of Floral Art (C.A.F.A)?
- Floral Accreditation and what it means to you and your floral business
- How to prepare for testing
- Become a member of C.A.F.A. and work with others who love to share floral art skill, ideas and passion
Instructor: Lea Romanowski, CAFA, AIFD, CAFD
Lea is the owner of Designing on the Edge. She has used her experience and expertise to become a mentor, teaching floral/event/wedding design for the last fifteen years. Her work has been featured in Canadian Florist, Floriology, Canadian Special Events, WED LUX, Metro and Avenue. She is a National and International award winning designer and creative event professional. After over three decades in floral design, Lea lives in a world where imagination meets art in fantastic floral and sculptural creations. With thousands of events and weddings under her belt, the next opportunity to create is always a welcomed challenge. She believes all good designers start with a great foundation of the principles and elements of floral design. Understanding shop operation, time management and profitability are just as important as the design foundation.
Learn more about Lea: designingontheedge.ca
Taxes will be added to the cost. Registration fees do not include flights or accommodations. Hotel group rates are available under “Florists Supply”.
“I learned both floral design and business skills, theory, and mechanics with Florists Supply that I now reference in all of my designs and day-to-day. Hearing personal hacks and tips from experienced designers are always amazingly helpful.”