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FLORAL DESIGN

 

Floral Design Certificate

To satisfy the requirements for the Mercer County Community College Center for Continuing Studies Floral Design Certificate, students must: 

Complete the Basic Floral Design class (Those with work or classroom related experience may receive a waiver for this course from the instructor.)

Complete 10 elective courses (for 11 total classes completed; those waived from the 

Basic Floral Design must complete 11 electives. All 11 courses required for the Floral 

Design Certificate must be completed within a two-year time span.)

Present a portfolio of your work, a current resume, and one completed floral design to three MCCC panelists at the culmination of the entire program

 

Whether you are an aspiring floral designer that is looking to start your career, considering making advancements in your profession, or looking to open your own business, enrolling in our certificate program is the ideal pathway. You will train with an industry expert while refining your skills for employment or business ownership opportunities. 

 

To ensure enough resources, no one will be registered past seven days prior to class.

 

Prerequisite Class: Basic Floral Design (offered every semester)

Cascading Wedding Bouquets (offered spring of even years)

Tropical Triangle Floral Design (offered spring of even years)

Funeral Floral Design (offered spring of even years)

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

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

Hand Tied Wedding Bouquets (offered spring of odd years)

Armature Based Floral design (offered fall of odd years)

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

Pave’ Floral Design (offered fall of odd years)

Floral Tablescapes (offered fall of even years)

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

Organic Floral Design (offered fall of even years)

 


Basic Floral Design

Do you love flowers and always wanted to learn how to create amazing floral arrangements? During this introductory class, we will discuss the Principles and Elements of Floral Design. Using industry standard techniques, you will design a vased floral, a foam based floral, and a ribbon bow. The skills taught in this class are the foundations for all the elective floral design courses.

NCFLO-CS001-01 / cost $110

Dates Sep 15           Time 6:00-9:00pm

Sessions 1            Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day TU           NOTES Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 


FloraArt I

This full day program will cover floral design techniques in the following areas

Armature Based Floral Design ,Corsages, Boutonnieres. and Hair Florals

 

NCFLO-CS014-01 / cost $199 

Dates Sep 12  Time 9:00am-3:30pm

Sessions 1 Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day SA NOTES ½ hour lunch; Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 


FloraArt II

This full day program will cover floral design techniques in the following areas:

Cascading Wedding Bouquets

Pavé Floral Design

 

NCFLO-CS015-01 / cost $199 

Dates Sep 27 Time 9:00am-3:30pm

Sessions 1 Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day SU NOTES ½ hour lunch; Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 


Funeral Floral Design

Life celebrations can be beautifully complimented by meaningful flower arrangements. You will design an easel spray and urn wreath to serve as a wonderful tribute to a loved one.  

 

NCFLO-CS013-01 / cost $110

Dates Sep 29 Time 6:00-9:00pm

Sessions 1 Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day TU  NOTES Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 


FloraArt III

This full day program will cover floral design techniques in the following areas (full descriptions available online):

Tropical Triangle Floral Design

Funeral Floral Design

 

NCFLO-CS016-01 / cost $199 

Dates Oct 17 Time 9:00am-3:30pm

Sessions 1 Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day SA NOTES ½ hour lunch; Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 

 


FloraArt IV

This full day program will cover floral design techniques in the following areas (full descriptions available online):

Organic Floral Design

Horizontal and Vertical Floral Design

 

NCFLO-CS017-01 / cost $199 

Dates Oct 25 Time 9:00am-3:30pm

Sessions 1 Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day SU NOTES½ hour lunch; 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.

 

NCFLO–CS012-01 / cost $110 

Dates  Oct 27   Time 6:00-9:00pm

Sessions 1   Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day TU    NOTES  Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 


FloraArt V

This full day program will cover floral design techniques in the following areas (full descriptions available online):

Floral Tablescapes

Crescent and Hogarth Curve Floral Design

 

NCFLO-CS019-01 / cost $199 

Dates Nov 7 Time 9:00am-3:30pm

Sessions 1 Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day SA NOTES½ hour lunch; Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 


FloraArt VI

This full day program will cover floral design techniques in the following areas (full descriptions available online):

Hand Tied Wedding Bouquets

Floral Designs to Accent Cakes

 

NCFLO-CS020-01 / cost $199 

Dates Nov 15         Time   9:00am-3:30pm

Sessions           Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day SU            NOTES ½ hour lunch; Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhous 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.

 

NCFLO-CS011-01 / cost $110

Dates Nov 10   Time 6:00-9:00pm

Sessions 1 Instructor Deborah Moyer

Day TU NOTES 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.

 

NCFLO- CS010-01 / cost $110 

Dates Dec 1  Time 6:00-9:00pm

Sessions 1 Instructor  Deborah Moyer

Day TU            NOTES Class will meet at MCCC Horticulture Greenhouse Complex

 


How to Order Flowers Profitably- REMOTE

This class helps take the guess work out of how many flowers you will need for events, such as weddings and parties.  We will discuss wholesale ordering strategies and techniques.  Don’t let your business’s reputation and profits suffer by ordering too much or too little

NCFLO-CS021-01 / cost $110 

Dates Nov 17th        Time 6:00-9:00pm

Sessions 1            Instructor  Deborah Moyer

Day TU          NOTES 

 


Pricing Flowers Profitably- REMOTE

Turn your passion into profit.  Pricing correctly is so important in the floral business.  Learn how to price floral arrangements and events using current industry trends.  Mark up, design recipes and formulas will all be discussed so you can eliminate any guess work

NCFLO-CS024-01 / cost $110 

Dates Oct 13          Time 6:00-9:00pm

Sessions 1           Instructor  Deborah Moyer

Day TU         NOTES 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


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