Express your creativity in the ever popular art of floral design. Learn proper care/handling techniques, elements and principles of design and basic flower arranging skills as you create beautiful arrangements in fresh or silk flowers. Learn to condition fresh flowers, use floral foam, tape, wire and more. Bring supplies to make arrangements as you work under the guidance of our expert instructor. This fun and informative course is designed for beginners, but is open to all skill levels. Suggested supplemental text: Flower arranging - Step-By-Step Instructions For Everyday Designs - Teresa P. Lanker. This class is the first of four needed to achieve CPCC's Floral Design Certificate.