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FLORAL DESIGN

Floral Design Certificate (Summer Session)

To satisfy the requirements for the Mercer County Community College Floral Design Certificate, students must complete Basic Floral Design and 10 other classes (for a total of 11 classes) plus present a portfolio and floral design to three MCCC panelists at the culmination of the entire program. The variety of courses offered in this certificate program cover many design techniques including corsage construction, tropical floral designs, and armature design work. Students must successfully complete the 11 different classes within a two year time frame beginning during the semester of their first class. Each course during the spring and fall is three hours in length. The Certificate totals of 33 hours or 3.3 CEUs.

In order to ensure sufficient resources no one will be registered past seven days prior to class.

Prerequisite Class: Basic Floral Design (offered every semester)

1. Cascading Wedding Bouquets (offered spring of even years)

2. Tropical Triangle Floral Design (offered spring of even years)

3. Crescent & Hogarth Curve Floral Design (offered spring of odd years)

4. Floral Designs to Accent Cakes (offered spring of odd years)

5. Hand Tied Wedding Bouquets (offered spring of odd years)

6. Armature Based Floral design (offered fall of odd years)

7. Corsages, Boutonnieres, and Hair Florals (offered fall of odd years)

8. Pave’ Floral Design (offered fall of odd years)

9. Floral Tablescapes (offered fall of even years)

10. Horizontal and Vertical Floral Designs (offered fall of even years)

11. Organic Floral Design (offered fall of even years)

12. Funeral Floral Design (offered spring of even years)


Basic Floral Design

Do you love flowers? Have you always wanted to learn floral design?  This class is perfect for beginners.  We will discuss the Principles and Elements of Floral Design. Learn how to create a vase floral, arrangement ribbon bow and foam based floral using industry standard techniques.  The two floral designs made in class will be yours to take home and enjoy or share.


Cost $95
NCFLO-CS001-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor
Sep 18 1 Tu 6:00-9:00pm Deborah Moyer

Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex



Organic Floral Design

The “green” scene has worked its way into the feel of floral design. Students will create earthy, simplistic and natural florals using this trendy design style. Industry standard techniques will be used. Students will be able to take their creations home to enjoy.

Cost: $95

NCFLO–CS012-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor
Oct 9 1 F 6:00-9:00pm Deborah Moyer

Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex



Floral Tablescapes

Do you love the look of mixed materials accenting your long table? Learn how to mix candles, props and florals to create a cohesive tablescape to accent your dinner table. Students will create one tablescape to take home for their table.


Cost: $95

NCFLO–CS010-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor
Nov 13 1 Tu 6:00-9:00pm Deborah Moyer

Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex




Horizontal and Vertical Floral Designs

Using the opposite geometric forms of horizontal and vertical, students will create florals with very dramatic effects. Students will be able to create two different florals with very dramatic effects. Industry standards will be used. Students will be allowed to take their creations home.

Cost: $95

NCFLO- CS011-01

Dates Sessions Day Time Instructor
Dec 11 1 Tu 6:00-9:00pm Deborah Moyer

Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex




 
 
 
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