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Holiday Swags

Two Arboretum floral arrangers holding swags they made from fresh evergreens.
Just in time for the holiday season, find out how you can incorporate evergreen branches and boughs into elegant holiday swags.  Discover the methods used to create swags, and learn insider tips and tricks.

Instructor: Emmy Lou John, Arboretum botanical arranger
Notes: Held indoors. Registration closes three days prior to class date. Limit 18
Supplies: Please bring the following supplies with you.

  • scissors
  • kitchen towel
  • wire snippers (extras available if you do not own these)
  • hand pruners
  • gardening gloves, if you usually wear them
  • a ruler

 

Course number: 
H025
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

Thursday, November 30, 2017, 7:00 to 9:30 p.m., or Saturday, December 2, 2017, 1:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

  • Section A: Thursday, November 30, 2017, 7:00 to 9:30 p.m.
  • Section B: Saturday, December 2, 2017, 1:00 to 3:30 p.m.
FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

$45.00 members
$54.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be wait listed)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.