Pressed Flower Collage Workshop
Sign up for one of our upcoming class sessions:
Friday, March 29, 2019 6:30-8:30pm
Saturday, April 20, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm
Class fee: $45
Learn how to turn fresh flowers and foliage into everlasting works of art!
In this hands-on class you’ll learn all about the process of flower pressing. This is a wonderful way to capture and preserve the inherent beauty of nature to decorate items such as jewelry, wall art, greeting cards, phone cases, and more! We’ll talk about the best plants to work with, how to prep them for the press, and demonstrate both quick and traditional methods of pressing.
You’ll then spend the remainder of the workshop arranging compositions of pre-pressed dried flowers and foliage on glass tiles, finishing them with a copper foil trim. These works of art can be used as a unique set of botanical drink coasters or add a small hanger to display on a wall or window.
All supplies and equipment will be provided and you’re welcome to bring in a heavy book to take home some fresh flowers that you press yourself!
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Beth Mangat is a floral designer born and raised in San Diego. She runs her own small business, avoiding + making, a floral service for weddings, installations, and events. She has been in the floral game for over 5 years, specializing in naturally elegant and garden inspired arrangements. Beth has a big love for nature and it’s shown in her work by the mixture of textures, flowers, and foliage. Her knack for making things existed long before she could remember and continues to grow with the places her floral profession takes her.
Assembly: 2520 SE 26th Ave, Portland, OR 97202
Come get creative at Assembly’s new studio in Southeast Portland located right off of Division Street.
Sip and make! The studio has a variety of beverages available for purchase including beer, wine, cider, coffee, tea, and more to enjoy during class!
What is the age limit for the event?
Unless otherwise noted, workshops are for those 16 years of age or over.
Check out our Spring Break Daytime Workshops for ages 10 and up.
What is your cancellation policy?
If you are unable to attend and it is at least 72 hours prior to the workshop, please contact us with the request and we will refund 100% of your payment or provide credit towards a future workshop. If it is within 72 hours before the workshop, unfortunately we cannot issue a refund or credit for the class fee- no exceptions.
Please refer to our Event Policies for more information.
Class session: Friday, March 29, 2019 6:30-8:30pm
Class session: Saturday, April 20, 2019 11:00am-1:00pm