This course gives each student a solid floral foundation to understand all of the different areas of floral design offered in the school. Students will explore wedding, funeral, and event design with an introduction into the principles and elements of design to prepare students to create their own floral arrangements. This class will cover the fundamentals of caring and preparation of flowers and tools. Students will learn core techniques for creating vase and bouquet arrangements as well as corsage and boutonnieres. The class will also discuss the underlying business tools necessary to create a thriving profitable shop or studio. Students will have the opportunity to learn about Koehler & Dramm’s purchasing system to help utilize all that is offered through an industry leading wholesale company. Students will gain the necessary insight to start a creative and thriving design path in this captivating community.


Evening classes are held on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays from 6:00-9:00 PM.

Floristry 1 - Foundations (Evening)




    Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm

    Closed Saturday & Sunday




    2407 East Hennepin Avenue

    Minneapolis, MN 55413

    P: 612-362-3133 / 877-KOEHLER

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    The Koehler and Dramm Institute of Floristy is licensed as a private career school with the Minnesota Office of Higher Education pursuant to Minnesota Statues, sections 136A.821 to 136A.832 Licensure is not an endorsement of the institution. Credits earned at the institute may not transfer to all other institutions.

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