workshops AT ATKINSON FARMHOUSE



winter 2019 WORKSHOPS


PRIVATE WORKSHOPS with your group of friends

PRIVATE classes at your home or our Event Room with your group of friends are available for groups of 6+. Choose from any of our currently available workshops or discuss any new ideas you have for a class.

Contact us to schedule a private workshop.


January 17TH: WINTER WHITES

WORKSHOP FEE: $52.00

Create a stunning fresh flower centerpiece with white blooms!

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.

RAIN DATE: Date: Friday, January 18th: 5-7 PM


January 24TH: hint of spring centerpiece

WORKSHOP FEE: $54.00

Create a gorgeous centerpiece done in creamy pastels!

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.

RAIN DATE: Date: Friday, January 25th: 5-7PM


February 10th: VALENTINE’S DAY BLOOMS

WORKSHOP FEE: $45

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, create your own stunning Valentine’s Day centerpiece as a loving gift for yourself or your favorite valentine.

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.


february 16th (SAT) 11-1 - spring silk flower fORSYTHIA WREATH

WORKSHOP FEE: $45

Just in time for Spring, create your own gorgeous Silk Flower forsythia wreath in this 2 hour workshop.

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.


MARCH 19TH (TUES) 6-8PM - Kitchen Herb Planter Workshop

WORKSHOP FEE: $35.00

Plant your own pretty tin of fresh potted herbs for your kitchen!  

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.


MARCH 21ST (thurs) 5-7 pm: SUCCULENT PLANTER

WORKSHOP FEE: $45

Create your own garden of hardy succulents that can last for years!


MARCH 28TH (THURS) 6-8PM: SPRING SILK WREATH WORKSHOP

Welcome spring with a lovely wreath of spring flowers for your door!

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.


APRIL 4TH (THURS) 6-8PM: FLOWERING INDOOR PLANTER

WORKSHOP FEE: $42.00

Plant a beautiful container of flowering plants and foliage, perfect for your dining table, coffee table or anywhere that needs a pop of color!

Snacks and wine, coffee or soft drinks served.



 

RESERVATION, PAYMENT & CANCELLATION POLICY

Class sizes are limited to 10-12 people/workshop. Many of our workshops sell out quickly! Please register early to insure participation in the classes you are interested in.

In the event classes sell out, we always keep a Waiting List and will contact you ASAP if a slot becomes available.

We require advance reservations and advance payment for all workshops since we are reserving limited space and purchasing perishable plant materials and supplies specifically for you!

We DO NOT OFFER REFUNDS of any kind for the workshops. However, we are always more than happy to issue you a Credit that may be applied to another upcoming workshop or as a store credit, as long as you contact us at least 48 HOURS prior to the workshop. We appreciate your cooperation and understanding.

In the event of severe weather, there will be a listed ‘rain date’ should we need to postpone the workshop due to inclement weather.  




ABOUT THE INSTRUCTOR

JOANNE FIORE is the owner of Atkinson Farmhouse, and has over 20 years of experience in floral design, garden design, event planning, baking and teaching a variety of workshops for adults and children.  

Ms. Fiore’s designs have been showcased at events at many top venues in Boston:  Copley Square Hotel, Taj Boston, Seaport Hotel, Boston Harbor Hotel and the State Room. Her floral arrangements have been featured in several magazines and her Christmas bows have adorned the historic Massachusetts State House on Beacon Street.  She has been a frequent guest on talk radio for her plant advice. 

Prior to opening Atkinson Farmhouse in August 2018, Joanne owned Andover Flower Farm for 18 years and developed a loyal following for her custom wreaths, planters, container designs and floral arrangements.  

Ms. Fiore resides in Atkinson, NH with her husband Steve, two sons, dog and 2 cats.


WINTER WORKSHOPS