Françoise Weeks 2 Day Floral Retreat
West Queen Studio is honored to host the kind and humble European floral design giant, Françoise Weeks for a 2 day floral retreat at West Queen Studio centered around foraged textures and layered botanicals. Françoise Weeks, born in Belgium, has infused her work with a quintessential European reverence for flowers and nature. Combined with creativity and mechanical ingenuity, she has crystalized her singular style of Textural Woodlands and Botanical Haute Couture pieces, garnering a global following.Françoise’s studio is located in Portland, Oregon. Her innovation and love of teaching have brought her to the Flower School Cohim in China, the Academy of Floral Art in Exeter, England, studios in Australia and Mexico, workshops at Mayesh and Florabundance and now to West Queen Studio.
Her generosity of knowledge and perspective in use of floral materials, structure and mechanics, in addition to the business of being a florist, unite to create rigorous and exciting learning opportunities for her students to explore all that nature has to offer. For this two day course participants will create four projects including a foraged botanical centerpiece and botanical jewelry. Finished pieces will be photographed by a professional photographer for participants personal use.
Space is limited and Early Bird Discounting is available through Feb. 1. This event qualifies for a *Queen Bees discount code. *Queen Bees Discount may be used in conjunction with the Early Bird Discount. Use the contact form to request discount code.
* Queen Bees are those who have taken at least one botanical jewelry or centerpiece class at West Queen Studio within the past two years.