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Winnipeg

35 Airport Road, Winnipeg MB, R3H 0V5
204.632.1210
1.800.665.7378

Saskatoon

1623 Quebec Avenue, Saskatoon SK, S7K 1V6
306.244.4457
1.800.667.3985

Edmonton

16455 - 118 Avenue, Edmonton AB, T5V 1H2
780.424.4576
1.800.465.8878

Calgary

Bay 5, 6320 11th Street SE, Calgary AB, T2H 2L7
403.252.5558
1.877.266.8095

Vancouver

Roseberry Square, Unit 5, 3979 Marine Way, Burnaby BC, V5J 5E3
604.630.4688
1.866.203.8607

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March 25 @ 8:00 am - May 27 @ 5:00 pm

Spring 2020 Workshops – POSTPONED

Venue:

Join us this spring for “Hosting Business Building DIY Floral Workshops”:

 

April 19 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Edmonton Spring Floral Design Workshop – POSTPONED

Fee: $199

Venue: Florists Supply Edmonton, 16455-118 Ave
Edmonton, AB T5V 1H2 Canada

RSVP Deadline: Friday, April 10th. Limited space available.

Hosting Business Building DIY Floral Workshops

How involved are you in your local community? Hosting DIY Workshops in your shop or studio can help generate awareness for your business, engage with existing clients, and meet new ones!

During our Spring Floral Design Workshop,  Sharon McGukin, AIFD, AAF, PFCI, Smithers-Oasis Design Director, will take you step-by-step on how to craft three on-trend designs, and coach your clients to do the same. Learn how to design these Instagram-worthy pieces:

  1. Succulent Wreath
  2. Fresh Arrangement with Preserved and Dried Botanicals
  3. Terrarium Bar

Suitable for fresh floral designers with a minimum one year experience. Includes all fresh flowers and design materials. Please bring your own knife, flower snips, apron, and wire cutters.

About Sharon McGukin, AIFD, AAF, PFCI

Sharon McGukin, Smithers-Oasis Design DirectorSharon McGukin (Mac-Goo-kin) AIFD, AAF, PFCI inspires others to ‘celebrate life with flowers’. Sharon is known nationally for her floral expertise, southern charm and energetic connection with audiences as an entertaining and informative speaker.

She began her career as a small town florist with floral adventures leading her around the world. She has consulted in Asia for the home décor industry and presented flower demonstrations or tracked floral trends across the US, Canada, and Europe. From decorating floats at the Rose Bowl Parade to designing flowers in the White House, this floral fashionista has lots of flower stories to share.

 

To RSVP, please complete the form below.

We are no longer accepting registrations for this event. Thank you for your interest!

April 19 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saskatoon Spring Floral Design Workshop – POSTPONED

Fee: $79

Venue: Florists Supply Saskatoon, 1623 Quebec Avenue
Saskatoon, SK S7K 1V6 Canada

RSVP Deadline: Friday, April 10th. Limited space available.

Hosting Business Building DIY Floral Workshops

How involved are you in your local community? Hosting DIY Workshops in your shop or studio can help generate awareness for your business, engage with existing clients, and meet new ones!

During our Spring Floral Design Workshop,  Neville McKay, CAFA, PFCI, Smithers-Oasis Design Director, will take you step-by-step on how to craft an on-trend Terrarium Bar, and coach your clients to do the same.

Suitable for fresh floral designers with a minimum one year experience. Includes all fresh flowers and design materials. Please bring your own knife, flower snips, apron, and wire cutters.

Neville McKay

About Neville McKay, CAFA, PFCI

Neville MacKay is a highly talented retailer and floral designer well known throughout the Floral Industry for his creative flare, quality workmanship and entertaining personality. He’s affectionately referred to as “That Bloomin’ Neville!” (among other things!)

Neville’s caught the attention of many media outlets as a rare find in the retail world! He appears as an expert and entertainer on many national and local TV and radio shows across Canada, designs and presents shows across North America for Smithers Oasis (North America) and is an OASIS® Floral Products Design Director. Neville also owns and operates a cutting-edge floral and retail gift shop in an upscale Halifax location.

Besides running his upscale floral shop, My Mother’s Bloomers, Neville speaks Internationally and also hosts a tour to the UK. He’s designed floral arrangements for celebrities and heads of state including Rod Stewart, Glen Close, Paul McCartney and members of the British Royal Family. Neville writes for several publications internationally, including Canadian Florist Magazine. His floral works have been featured in many national and international magazines (including Smithers Oasis’ IDEA) and is an accredited floral judge through the Canadian Academy of Floral Art and the World Flower Council. Check out all things “Neville” on his face book page, Twitter, or on his website, mymothersbloomers.com.

Mostly, Neville LOVES flowers, and loves to share their beauty with everyone he can.

 

To RSVP, please complete the form below:

We are no longer accepting registrations for this event. Thank you for your interest!

April 22 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Winnipeg Spring Floral Design Workshop – POSTPONED

Fee: $199

Venue: Florists Supply Winnipeg, 35 Airport Road
Winnipeg, MB R3H 0V5 Canada

RSVP Deadline: Friday, April 10th. Limited space available.

Hosting Business Building DIY Floral Workshops

How involved are you in your local community? Hosting DIY Workshops in your shop or studio can help generate awareness for your business, engage with existing clients, and meet new ones!

During our Spring Floral Design Workshop,  Sharon McGukin, AIFD, AAF, PFCI, Smithers-Oasis Design Director, will take you step-by-step on how to craft three on-trend designs, and coach your clients to do the same. Learn how to design these Instagram-worthy pieces:

  1. Succulent Wreath
  2. Fresh Arrangement with Preserved and Dried Botanicals
  3. Terrarium Bar

Suitable for fresh floral designers with a minimum one year experience. Includes all fresh flowers and design materials. Please bring your own knife, flower snips, apron, and wire cutters.

About Sharon McGukin, AIFD, AAF, PFCI

Sharon McGukin, Smithers-Oasis Design DirectorSharon McGukin (Mac-Goo-kin) AIFD, AAF, PFCI inspires others to ‘celebrate life with flowers’. Sharon is known nationally for her floral expertise, southern charm and energetic connection with audiences as an entertaining and informative speaker.

She began her career as a small town florist with floral adventures leading her around the world. She has consulted in Asia for the home décor industry and presented flower demonstrations or tracked floral trends across the US, Canada, and Europe. From decorating floats at the Rose Bowl Parade to designing flowers in the White House, this floral fashionista has lots of flower stories to share.

 

To RSVP, please complete the form below.

We are no longer accepting registrations for this event. Thank you for your interest!

May 26 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

British Columbia Spring Floral Design Workshop – POSTPONED

Fee: $199

Venue: Mary Winspear Centre, 2243 Beacon Avenue
Sidney, BC V8L 1W9 Canada

RSVP Deadline: Friday, May 15th. Limited space available.

Hosting Business Building DIY Floral Workshops

How involved are you in your local community? Hosting DIY Workshops in your shop or studio can help generate awareness for your business, engage with existing clients, and meet new ones!

During our Spring Floral Design Workshop,  Sharon McGukin, AIFD, AAF, PFCI, Smithers-Oasis Design Director, will take you step-by-step on how to craft three on-trend designs, and coach your clients to do the same. Learn how to design these Instagram-worthy pieces:

  1. Succulent Wreath
  2. Fresh Arrangement with Preserved and Dried Botanicals
  3. Terrarium Bar

Suitable for fresh floral designers with a minimum one year experience. Includes all fresh flowers and design materials. Please bring your own knife, flower snips, apron, and wire cutters.

About Sharon McGukin, AIFD, AAF, PFCI

Sharon McGukin, Smithers-Oasis Design DirectorSharon McGukin (Mac-Goo-kin) AIFD, AAF, PFCI inspires others to ‘celebrate life with flowers’. Sharon is known nationally for her floral expertise, southern charm and energetic connection with audiences as an entertaining and informative speaker.

She began her career as a small town florist with floral adventures leading her around the world. She has consulted in Asia for the home décor industry and presented flower demonstrations or tracked floral trends across the US, Canada, and Europe. From decorating floats at the Rose Bowl Parade to designing flowers in the White House, this floral fashionista has lots of flower stories to share.

 

To RSVP, please complete the form below.

We are no longer accepting registrations for this event. Thank you for your interest!

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