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Sun, Oct 08


Sweet Piedmont Flower Farm

Dahlia Dream Workshop

Design a lush, garden-inspired arrangement and practice the fundamentals of shape, color theory, mechanics, and balance. For this class, we're working with dahlias of all sizes and shapes, from mini disbuds to massive dinner plate blooms!

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Dahlia Dream Workshop
Dahlia Dream Workshop

Time & Location

Oct 08, 2023, 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

Sweet Piedmont Flower Farm, 15344 Weadon Farm Ln, Waterford, VA 20197, USA

About the event

Learn how to design a lush, garden-inspired arrangement and gain the confidence to make it again and again! We're sharing our fundamentals of floral design and discussing topics like flower shapes, color theory, mechanics and providing a step-by-step instructional on how to achieve a balanced, multi-dimensional arrangement. In attending this event, you agree to our Safety + Release of Liability Waiver!

All experience levels are welcome! This 2-hour event takes place in the Event Barn and all supplies is provided. We'll be seated for an instructional, we'll harvest our own flowers, and then we'll dive into designing together. Each guest leaves with their own stunning arrangement as well as a Foundations of Design Guide for reference.  Non-alcoholic bubbly refreshments will be available for all!

Frequently Asked Questions:

Are children permitted? Yes! However, if your child will be deisgning their own arrangement, please be sure to purchase a separate ticket for them! Otherwise, they are welcome to attend and help you make yours.

What flowers will be available for designing? The list really does goes on... but here are some favorites: dahlias, zinnias, lisianthus, cosmos, delphinium, scabiosa, gomphrena, strawflower, rudbeckia, echinachea, amaranth, jewels of opar, fennel, assorted herbs, and plenty more!

What color palette will we be focusing on? The color palette is completely up to you! All workshop attendees select their own blooms - shape, size, and color - and bring home an arrangement featuring their favorite blooms and hues.

What should I wear? We recommend close-toed shoes (for safety!) and wearing something comfortable and washable. Water spills, smudging stems, and transferrence of dirt or pollen are all possibilities when it comes to flower designing!

Can I invite a group of friends? If the tickets are available, you are welcome to do so! However, please keep in mind that we also host private you-picks and workshops at not additional cost on the date of your choice! The only requirement is that 8 guests or more are registered.


  • Dahlia Dream Workshop

    This ticket admits one guest to participate in our Dahlia Dream workshop.




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