The Marigold with Olivia Pepper: Poetic History, Garland Making and Treats
Saturday, October 27th
$33 per person, 12 person max
Join visiting mystic poet and folklorist Olivia Pepper and Flying Bear's Melissa Brown for a class saturated in the beauty and mystical nature of the marigold! Learn the mythical background and traditional uses of this remarkable bloom, while also creating a mini garland to take home with you for your own altar. Enjoy marigold-laden treats and locally sourced tea during your nourishing creative time!
Find out more about Olivia Pepper at her website
Marigolds, supplies and refreshments provided!
Saturday, November 17th
$85 per person, 6 person max
Learn to create a wild, low and wide centerpiece with ecologically friendly mechanics and sustainably grown flowers and foliage! We will gather at Flying Bear on 1st Street in Langley for light refreshments and bubbly, first relaxing into the creative space of the shop and getting inspired by the colors and textures of November. Then Melissa will guide you through the basic mechanics of building a low and wide arrangement that is perfect for a long dining table (Thanksgiving!). You'll then be free to play and design the perfect arrangement for your table.
Centerpiece vessels, flowers, foliage, supplies and refreshments provided!
Dried Wreath Making Workshop
Sunday, November 4th
$65 per person, 8 person max
Make and take a wild, natural, locally-sourced wreath to adorn your fall household! Gather at Flying Bear on 1st Street in Langley for hot tea and homemade snacks while Melissa walks you through making a gorgeous dried floral wreath on a wild sweet pea vine or grapevine base. Then take your time to play and create!
Materials and refreshments provided!
Dried Flower Decorated Pumpkins!
Friday, November 9th
$35 per person, 8 person max
Create a long-lasting fall decoration with a beautiful, locally grown pumpkin and our large array of dried botanicals! This is an easy and fun creative endeavor, and makes a fabulous addition to a Thanksgiving table, or a hostess gift. You will be able to choose from a selection of gorgeous pumpkins, large and small, and will then be guided on how to affix your favorite dried florals to make a tiny crown around the stem. All ages are welcome!
Pumpkins, materials and refreshments provided!