2019 Workshop: A Walk in the Woods
2019 Workshop: A Walk in the Woods
RESCHEDULED FOR FALL - NEW DATES COMING SOON
Commune with nature. Learn how a walk in the woods can inform your designs. This is going to be GOOD!
Held on the grounds of a private woodland cabin in Cleveland, Georgia - just a little over and hours drive from Atlanta. Guest will be transported from their accommodations in Dahlonega, GA to the property each day for what will be a relaxing and creative escape for floral designers and enthusiasts.
Enjoy 3 Summer of days total immersion in nature and floral design… complete with nature walks, artist led sketching, a visit to a local flower farm, meditations, lunches and a styled finale dinner and more!
Sunday June 23rd
5:30 pm: Casual meet & greet at the cabin: private transportation to pick you up from your hotel or accommodations in Dahlonega; meet your hosts and presenters while enjoying local wines and delicious catered bites; transportation to return you to your hotel
Monday June 24th - Workshop Day 1:
8:30-8:45 am attendee pick up via coach
begin the day with an introduction in the tent and then jump right in to a artist led woodland sketch session - led by our own Gene Campbell - see the patterns of the woods and nature
woodland meditation -take the woods around you into heart and mind
mini design session - “mud pie” style terrarium - unleash your sense of play
lovely catered lunch under the trees
forage the woods for our upcoming design session
design session: Brian Watson will lead us through creating a beautiful natural layered arrangement inspired by the ways of nature and the woods
design your arrangements; attendees will also have their arrangements captured in a styled woodland setting by our photographer
return to your accommodations via coach - evening on your own
Tuesday June 25th - Workshop Day 2
8:00-8:15 am: attendee pick up via coach at hotel(s)
arrive at Whimsy Flower Farm, intro to flower farm
farm forage and pick
design session led by Brian Watson
design session continues with attendees designing; arrangements to be photographed
field trip to waterfall for afternoon snack and toast. Cheers!
return to hotels via coach - evening to connect and catch up
Wednesday June 26 - Workshop Day 3:
8:30-8:45 am: attendee pick up at hotels
arrival at cabin and morning welcome
design session - Brian Watson will lead attendees in making woodland/nature inspired bouquets
design session continued by attendees making their own bouquets ; once complete they will be photographed with a model in a woodland setting
lunch under the trees
photography continues; begin designing and installing fro our finale dinner under the trees; we will design centerpieces and a MAGICAL environment for for finale dinner later that evening
guests return to hotels via coach to freshen up
guests return to cabin to enjoy a MAGICAL dinner under the trees
9: 30 pm: guests return to hotel via coach
POLICIES & NOTES
This workshop is curated on every level (the setting, flowers, materials food, drink, field trips, transportation, etc) and requires a great deal of of behind the scenes planning and expense. Therefore all registration must be paid in full to secure a spot. Additionally there are no refunds and no credits. However if you are unable to attend you may sell your spot.
Space is limited as to preserve a quality experience for all attendees. All materials are provided. Snacks & lunches provided all three days as well as the finale dinner.
Lodging and destination transportation not included….preferred commendations in Dahlonega, GA include: The Dahlonega Square Hotel, 27 on Park, and the Smith House
we will be outdoors for most of the workshop. plan to wear comfortable clothing and closed toed shoes. boots may be preferable for dewy morning forages.
please forward any questions to email@example.com