Faith Flowers – 2013 European Flower Arrangers Tour

European Flower Tour

2013 European Flower Arrangers Tour
Ghent, Belgium:

Buffet breakfast is included each morning at the hotels. All workshop days include lunch. Workshops will run from 9 to 2 approximately most days.

4/9/13 Tuesday
Welcome Brunch at Ghent Marriott
& Introduction to European Floral Design
Meet in Lobby for walking tour of Ghent
Dinner on your own in Ghent

4/10/13 Wednesday
Workshop with Gudrun Cotteniere
Owner & Founder of De Groene Verbeelding, Bloemschikschool
“Trend Setting Floristry Techniques to Try & Take Home”
Dinner on your own in Ghent

4/11/13 Thursday
Workshop with Haruko Noda

Dinner at local charming restaurant with the tour group

4/12/13 Friday
Trip to Floral Wholesalers, Dora Flora

Brugge or open afternoon

4/13/13 Saturday
Workshop with Rita Van Gansbeke
“Flowers, Textiles and Nature’s Gifts”
Optional: Design Museum Gent
Dinner on your own in Ghent

Amsterdam, The Netherlands:

4/14/13 Sunday
Drive to Keukenhof from Gent

. Private tour of Keukenhof, World’s Largest Bulb Garden

Drive to Amsterdam Hotel Jan Luyken

4/15/13 Monday:
Tour of Alsmeer Flower Auction & Wholesaler

Afternoon Hands on Workshop with new florist

Dinner on your own in Amsterdam

4/16/13 Tuesday
A.M. Tour of Greenhouses

P.M. Open Afternoon in Amsterdam:
(Flower Shop Tour, Museums or Shopping)

Options for your afternoon depending upon your interests:
Canal Boat Tour of Amsterdam (also nice in the evening)
Museum Ideas: Anne Frank House – Make reservations if possible (also open in evening)
Van Gogh Museum (Small museum near hotel)
Rijks Museum (Near Hotel)
Tulip Museum

4/17/13 Wednesday
Workshop with Rob Plattel
“Vegetative & Decorative Design”

Canal Tour in historic Aalsmeer Garden

Farewell Dinner

4/18/13 Thursday
Depart Amsterdam

Please note that changes may occur as we create this unique & wonderful experience

For More Information, please contact Laura Iarocci at (404) 578-0950 or

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