Vancuterie specializes in creating intimate and unique workshops that bring out the best in you and your flowers.
Flower Pressing Workshop
Come discover the secrets and tips of flower pressing during this unique flower pressing workshop.
Learn how to turn fresh flowers and foliage into everlasting works of art. This workshop will cover a wide range of pressed flower concepts and techniques for creating unique and preserved flower art.
In this hand-on class you will learn about the process of flower pressing using traditional methods. Daphne will discuss the best plants to work with, show you how to prep flowers for the press, how to deconstruct a flower, and tips and tricks of flower pressing. You will spend the remainder of the workshop arranging a composition of flowers of your choice.
No previous experience necessary or artistic skills required!
Enjoy a relaxing afternoon with friends and family and delight in the magic of flowers. Flower pressing is an age-old art and is a sentimental way to preserve memories and document special occasions. Pressing flowers gives petals a new lease on life, looking beautiful for years to come.
The tools and materials included in this flower pressing workshop include:
- A custom 12 x 16 inches flower press
- 12 sheets of specialized absorbent pessing paper
- 4 pieces of carboard for layering (this will give you three layers to press flowers)
- Flowers for pressing
- Small frame to place your flowers in post-pressing
Feel free to bring your own flowers if you would like to experiment with pressing!