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Andrew’s Garden Floral Design Classes 2018

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We are pleased to announce the 2018 Design Class Schedule for Andrew’s Garden! No floral experience is necessary for these fun, hands-on classes.  Bring a friend or two – or come and meet new friends.  Every class is different, so sign up for more than one!

All classes start at 7pm. All supplies included. Wine & Design Classes will feature sponsored wine tasting.  All other classes are BYO.

We will also schedule a Private Class for any group of 4 or more! It is a perfect way to celebrate a birthday or have fun with your book club!

January 25 – Hand-tied Gift Bouquets – $75

Have you ever wondered how to gather fresh flowers into a beautiful tied bouquet? Learn how to choose your own flowers in the shop and assemble a hand-tied bouquet to take to the hosts of your next night out.

February 22 – Valentine Hangover Class (No Red!) – $75

It’s the week after Valentine’s Day and we are ready to design with something other than red! Instead of red or pink – let’s design an all-white monochrome bouquet!

March 22 – Wine & Design – $125

Back by popular demand, we are teaming up with one of our favorite local restaurants to showcase several varieties of wine while learning new design skills!  Wine tasting & flower design – the perfect pairing!

April 13 – Flower Superstition – $75

What better way to spend Friday the 13th? We will learn elements of design while discovering legends & superstitions for some of your favorite flowers!

May 31 – Potted Herbs & Annuals $100

Another seasonal favorite is our Potted Herbs & Annuals class! Create your own patio pot combining the beautiful design elements of annuals with your favorite herbs to enjoy all summer long!

June 21 – Summer in Your Own Vase – $75 (sells out fast!)

This one sells out fast! Learn how to select and arrange flowers for your favorite vase from home!

July 20 – Wine & Design – $125

Our second Wine & Design class of the season will feature wines to enjoy this summer! We will partner with one of our favorite local restaurants to introduce you to new wines and fine floral design in one fun summer evening!

September 13 – Working with Tropicals – $100

Bird of Paradise, Protea, Heliconia, Orchids, Ginger – learn how to work with these exotic and sometimes unusual flowers to create the most beautiful of tropical designs.

October 19 – Dutch-Inspired Design – $100

Dutch still life paintings are the inspiration for structured artistic design. Don’t be afraid – you’ll love it!

November 20 – Thanksgiving Centerpiece – $125 (sells out fast!)

This class is one of our favorites and it always sells out! Create a gorgeous harvest centerpiece for your own Thanksgiving table – or take it with you to impress your hosts.  We will work with seasonal flowers and unique fruits and vegetables to create the perfect centerpiece.

December 21 – Christmas Centerpiece – $125 (sells out fast!)

Another fan favorite is our Christmas Centerpiece class. Don’t miss it.

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AG Thanksgiving Collection 2017

We are pleased to present the Andrew’s Garden Thanksgiving Collection for 2017! Overflowing in our signature-style with roses, garden roses, hydrangea, orchids and other premium blooms, they are the perfect way to say thanks this season. Order now by calling the shop at 630-456-4689 or online through the Order tab on our website.

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Jingle & Mingle 2017 – a Christmas Open House

Please join us at Andrew’s Garden on Monday, November 13, 2017, for Jingle & Mingle – a Christmas Open House! When we close on Saturday, November 11th, we will pull the shades – so to speak – and then go to town decorating the shop! It’s top secret! No peeking until the BIG REVEAL on Monday, November 13th! We will unveil our 2017 Christmas Collection and the new decor for the shop this holiday season.

 

Stop by during the day or join us after work as we kick off a new holiday tradition in our downtown Wheaton shop! While you’re there you can start your Christmas shopping or order the perfect centerpiece for your Thanksgiving table! You won’t want to miss this one!  We are conveniently located at 131 W. Wesley Street in historic downtown Wheaton – right at the corner of Wesley Street & Hale Street.

 

Jingle & Mingle 2017 – a Christmas Open House

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Andrew’s Garden – Valentine’s Day 2017 – Expanded Hours

EXPANDED HOURS FOR VALENTINE’S DAY 2017

To accommodate all of your floral and gift needs for Valentine’s Day, we have expanded our hours for the next few days. Our selection will be best the earlier you order, so we hope to see you soon! Don’t forget that you can pre-order by calling the shop at 630-456-4689 or place an order online through our website!

Saturday, February 11                              9:00am – 5:00pm

Sunday, February 12                               10:00am – 3:00pm

Monday, February 13                                9:00am – 7:00pm

Tuesday, February 14                                9:00am – 7:00pm

If you have not visited our new location yet, you will love it! We are located at the northeast corner of Wesley and Hale in historic downtown Wheaton!  Street parking is available on Wesley, Hale and Karlskoga or there is a convenient parking garage just one block west.

Happy Valentine’s Day from Andrew’s Garden!!

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Andrew’s Garden Design Classes 2017

Photo Credit: Meredith Elsen Photography

Andrew’s Garden is pleased to announce our 2017 Design Class Schedule! No floral experience is necessary for these fun hands-on classes.  Bring a friend or two – or come and meet new friends.  Every class is different, so sign up for more than one!

All classes start at 7pm (except for our new Parent & Child class – see below!). Light snacks will be provided, but feel free to BYOB. All supplies included. No floral experience is necessary.

Don’t worry if you cannot make one of our scheduled classes. We will schedule a Private Class for any group of 4 or more!

 

January 19 – Monochromatic Vased Arrangements – $75

Learn how to layer textures and various tones of a monochromatic color palette for a dramatic and gorgeous vased bouquet.

March 23 – European Flower Tour Inspired – $100

Andrew will be touring flower shops in London and Paris at the beginning of March – so he is sure to come back inspired with new ideas.  Who knows what type of arrangement we will create – but it will undoubtedly be fun and exciting!

May 25 – Patio Pots with Herbs & Annuals – $100

Kick off the summer with a beautiful patio pot full of annuals and herbs.  Learn how Andrew creates such gorgeous garden pots outside of the shop each summer – and better yet, take one home for yourself!

June 13 – NEW THIS YEAR! Small Container Gardens for Children

Similar to our Patio Pots Class, this class is designed as a parent & child class for children 8 and older. We will teach the children how to choose annuals for a small container garden of their own.  After they create their beautiful pots, we will teach them how to care for their garden throughout the summer! This class will be at 4:00pm instead of our normal later hour.  The $60 class fee is for one Parent and one Child.  If you want to bring more than one child, then each additional child’s class fee is $25/child.

June 22 – Inspired by Dutch Paintings – $100

Re-create the feel of a Dutch still life painting in a gorgeous structured floral arrangement.

July 20 – Summer in Your Own Vase – $75

This class is a favorite among our repeat design class attendees! Bring a favorite vase from home and learn how to choose the right type of summer flowers to make it look perfect.

September 14 – Flower Crowns – $75

Create a beautiful flower crown that can be worn for a special occasion or used as a wreath to decorate your table.

October 19 – Design Like a Pro (Andrew’s Pick for his birthday!) – $100

Since Andrew’s birthday is in October, we will let him pick something new and exciting to teach in this fall class.

November 21 – Thanksgiving Centerpiece – $125

By far one of our most popular classes, this one always sells out early.  Don’t miss out! We will create a beautiful centerpiece for your Thanksgiving Table incorporating fruits and vegetables.  It also makes the perfect gift for your hosts if you are not doing the cooking this year.

December 21 – Christmas Centerpiece – $125

Another favorite class – create a beautiful centerpiece for your holiday table.  This class always sells out early too.  Don’t wait too long to sign up!





 

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