Design & Decor
If you have ever planned an event of any size, you understand that the magic happens behind the scenes. This workshop is designed to strengthen and enhance your event planning skills while giving you the tools you need to run a successful business.
3-Day Hands-On Experience
Our goal is to give you the confidence to execute engaging events, leaving your guests with a positive, lasting impression. You will learn how to cooperate with your clients as well as other vendors while showcasing your design & decor expertise.
Styling an event has a distinct advantage: Advertise your service with each job you complete and attract new clients from your expertly styled projects using the skills and knowledge in this course.
This 3-day workshop is designed for individuals willing to enhance their skills through hands-on learning, and will include the following modules:
SIlk & Fresh Floral Design
Pipe & Drape Design
Building a Team
Contracts and Negotiations
3 Days $1,500.00 per person
50% Non-Refundable Deposit and balance due prior to start date
3-Days of Classes
Thursday & Friday 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Saturday 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Registration Fee is Non-Refundable, Seats are limited.
All participants must participate in three (3) hands-on events in order to receive a Certificate of Completion.
Refreshments will be provided!
Fundamentals first, then Decor!
Who is this workshop for?
Church Hospitality Ministries
Event Management & Logistics
Those Interested in entering the industry
DESIGN STRATEGIES & SKILLS
Examining and creating floor plans
Color Scheme and Venue Styling
Key Elements of Event Design
Where to look for inspiration and décor techniques
Translating vision into practical application
Preparing Proposals, Contracts & Negotiations
Pricing Event Services
THE ART OF FLORAL DESIGN
Silk & Fresh Flower Arrangements
Centerpieces, Bouquets & Boutonnieres
Using a Steelpix Stemming machine to create large floral centerpiece
PIPE & DRAPE
How to design Pipe & Drapes
Easy styling with layers
EVENT PLANNING LOGISTICS
Building your Team
Working with Vendors, Technicians, Security & Wait Staff
It can be very tempting to want to jump right in and begin to choose the elements of styling too early. In this workshop, you will learn the fundamentals behind event design first so you approach projects professionally and responsibly while being fully prepared to plan successful events.