Floral Design Classes

The New York Botanical Garden is home to New York City's oldest and most prestigious Floral Design Program, and for over four decades has sent hundreds of graduates on to enjoy rewarding careers. With hands-on practice and with personal attention from NYBG's rigorous yet nurturing instructors, you'll develop the mastery and confidence to express yourself through flowers. Choose an individual course for fun, or pursue a Certificate in Floral Design.

Click here for an overview of the Certificate Program.


September

Note the "location" of each session, as we have in-person and online options. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails contain specific class instructions.
Learn the keys to successful floral design and master the mechanics needed to create round, triangular, more...
231FDN300D 09/10 Sa 10:30am-3:00pm Mele
MDTN
231FDN300E 09/13 Tu 10:00am-2:30pm Cawley
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Bring cheer into your home and exercise your botanical creativity, with live, real-time guidance. Watch your fellow students' efforts online and get personal critiques from your more...
231FDN243FO 09/15 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Edinger
ONLINE

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Learn to navigate the bustling New York flower district! Discover where to get the more...
231FDN400C 09/21 We 9:00am-12:30pm Woodson
OFS

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Colors—like flowers themselves—evoke feeling and sentiment, and set the mood. Explore the role of more...
231FDN306CO 09/22 Th 6:00pm-8:30pm Edinger
ONLINE

Note the "Location" below which indicates if a particular class meets online or in person. Price differences may apply. Confirmation emails will contain specific logistics.
Vibrant, locally sourced dahlias make for simple yet spectacular arrangements that are perfect for more...
231FDN398 09/28 We 10:00am-1:00pm Woodson
NYBG
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