SPRING WORKSHOP FOR FLORAL DESIGNERS & FARMER-FLORISTS
Join us for 2 Days of Hands-On Training with Françoise, Phebe & Alison
Including Foam Free Woodland Techniques, Business Coaching On How To Sell A Wedding & Price For Profit, and Everything You Need To Run A Successful Pop-Up Shop in time for Mother's Day!
Get the resources you need to level-up your passion & career.
April 17 & 18th at The Round Barn, Waitsfield, VT
WITH 2 DAYS OF IN-PERSON TRAINING...
TURN YOUR CREATIVITY INTO A PROFITABLE BUSINESS!
(20 15 Seats Currently Available)
- Sustainable Woodland Designs with Françoise Weeks
- Successful Pop-Up Shops with Phebe Robinson-Higgins
- How To Price For Profit & Book Weddings with Alison Ellis
Sustainable. Successful. Profitable. Ready to join us?
2 DAYS WITH FRANÇOISE, PHEBE AND ALISON
Step-up Your Skills with World Renowned Floral Designer, Françoise Weeks.
SUSTAINABLE WOODLAND DESIGNS
Françoise inspires florists across the globe as she shares her passion for keenly observing nature along with deeply honed architectural skills.
In 2 Days of Hands-On Training You Will:
- Learn how to see, source, scale and shape natural works of art
- Create A Woodland Centerpiece with a Twist--Practicing Sustainable Mechanics
- Learn innovative jewelry design for floral bracelets, necklaces, earrings, & rings for weddings, proms & editorial work
Françoise emphasizes her knowledge of the mechanics and material sourcing that are the springboard for stunning creativity.
After this exhilarating, hands-on workshop you'll have tools to tap into your own vision and local bounty--from mushrooms to succulents to seedpods to bark and other foraged materials.
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR
PHEBE ROBINSON HIGGINS
Pop-Up Shop Guru of Popped With Phebe teaches florists how to run a successful Pop-Up Shop to Grow Their Business!
Learn everything you need to:
- Plan A Profitable Pop-Up Shop (from wholesale orders to retail pricing!)
- Promote and Create Excitement In Your Community
- Set Up A Shop Experience Your Customers Will Love
Get all the tools you need to add a new revenue stream to your offerings and leverage Pop-Ups to gain inroads for other aspects of your business.
MEET YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Learn how to confidently book wedding clients and maximize your profit margin from the creator of Flower Math!
Get personalized attention and group coaching including:
- 5 Steps To Book A Wedding In 10 Days or Less
- How To Maximize Your Profit Margin on Weddings, Events and Everyday Orders
- Foam Free Installation Mechanics
- Plus A 1:1 Private Strategy Session To Discuss Your Unique Goals Prior To Workshop
Ask Alison Anything! From sales and marketing to pricing and profitability, you'll get answers to your specific questions.
Sunday, April 16th: Welcome Reception at 4:30 pm (dinner to follow)
Monday, April 17th: Day 1. 9am-5pm (All meals included)
Tuesday, April 18th: Day 2. 9am-5pm (All meals included)
Monday & Tuesday
8:00am--Breakfast at The Inn: All Attendees Are Invited
9am-12pm--Morning Sessions: Woodland Designs with Françoise
12-1pm: Break for catered lunch
1pm-2:30pm--Afternoon Session 1: Popped with Phebe
3pm-4:30pm--Afternoon Session 2: Business Strategies with Alison
4:30-5pm--Wrap Up: Final Thoughts & Questions
5-6:30pm--Relax & Recharge: Take a Walk, Check Email, Call Home, Have a Catnap
6:30pm--Join us for dinner & conversation each evening!
Pack your tools, bring your refillable water bottle, and we'll make sure you have everything you need once you're on site!--from flowers to supplies to meals and snacks and bottomless pots of coffee (or tea)!
GET YOUR SEAT NOW!
TWO DAYS WITH FRANÇOISE, PHEBE & ALISON
Elevate your creativity and level-up your business strategy.
SPACE IS LIMITED. SALES ARE FINAL.
If you are unable to attend for any reason, tickets are transferable--you may sell your ticket to another interested floral designer or farmer-florist for equal value. Lodging is not included in the ticket price. See lodging details below in FAQs.
ABOUT THE VENUE
HISTORIC BED & BREAKFAST
THE INN AT THE ROUND BARN
Round Barn Farm is home to more than just Vermont’s premier wedding venue and bed & breakfast. Their 45 acre grounds feature an organic garden allowing in-house caterers to create fresh farm-to-table dining experiences, and offer breathtaking views of the Vermont wilderness.
Originally constructed in 1910, the Round Barn now hosts many community events and Inn-related activities. Weddings, concerts, art exhibits, and conferences are all held inside the twelve circular walls of the Barn.
- 8 Rooms will be Available On Site
- We'll Provide A Workshop Code for A Special Rate
- First Come, First Booked
Each room offers a unique view and its own uniquely designed decor. We look forward to sharing this special venue with you.
Additional lodging options are available in the area and we will happily make suggestions.