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Botany Bound

August 21, 2009

Let’s face it, flowers are expensive. When working with a strict budget, the price of flowers AND a floral designer can be astronomical. Nowadays a lot of budget friendly brides are making an effort to create their own floral arrangements for their big day. Don’t know where to start? Why not take a class on floral design? Community college classes around Los Angeles county offer a variety of floral design courses that can cost as little as $10! Now you can save the money you would have spent on that fancy floral designer and put it to your shoes!  😉

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Los Angeles Pierce College

6201 Winnetka Avenue

Woodland Hills, CA


Pierce College is known for their agricultural department. They offer a variety of floral design classes including Retail Floral Design and Practices I which teaches you how to create corsages. Retail Design and Practices II shows you how to create bowl arrangements which could be great for table centerpieces. $11 per unit.

Torrance Adult School

Torrance has a variety of courses such as Florist Training and Basic and Intermediate/Advanced Flower Arranging. Courses range from $61 to $77.

Azusa Adult School

1134 S. Barranca Avenue

Glendora, CA


This school offers beginning and advanced floral design at only $10.

Los Angeles Community College

855 N. Vermont Avenue

Los Angeles, California


LACC has several floral design classes including Wedding Floral Design. This class provides instruction on how to prepare bouquets, corsages, and wedding table settings. $75.

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