- Sep 29, 2:00 PM PDT – Sep 30, 4:00 PM PDTSt. Mark's Cathedral, 1245 10th Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102, USA
Shane Connolly Sustainable Florist comes to Seattle September 2023
Shane is a renowned floral designer and ambassador for sustainable floristry. His clients range from great public institutions like The Victoria & Albert Museum, the Royal Academy of Arts, and the National Portrait Gallery, to a veritable who's who of the great and the good of British life.
He is perhaps best known for his public work for The Royal Family. His most recent commission was The Coronation of Their Majesties The King and Queen in Westminster Abbey in May 2023. But he also designed the flowers for their marriage at Windsor Castle in 2005 and for the wedding of The Prince and Princess of Wales in 2011.
Shane has approached all these iconic moments with the same respect for nature, season and setting. Everything is thoughtful, in all senses of the word. Shane has designed events in countries as diverse as the USA and India, and always with the
same aim: to leave the smallest footprint behind and be led by what is local and available. Shane works with the Royal Horticultural Society to improve sustainability in floristry in their annual shows, and he is also a judge at RHS Chelsea.
He has written five books and teaches his approach to flower design all over the world.
TICKET SALES OPEN June 1, 2023
Shane Connolly Lecture and Design Demonstration | Seattle, Washington
Friday, September 29, 2023
2:00 p.m. at St Mark's Cathedral, 1245 10th Ave E
Learning to be Kinder to Nature lecture, Floral Design Demonstration + Book Signing
$45 per person
$70 includes a signed copy of A Year in Flowers by Shane Connolly
Floral Design Intensive | Seattle, Washington
Saturday, September 30, 2023
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Private Small Group Design Intensive for Floral Professionals
$749 per person (Slow Flowers members receive $100 off)
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