European Floral Art School

Mila School of European Floral Art: the Beauty of Floral Design, Three Decades of Experience

Our School's teaching philosophy is based on the best practices and leading trends of European floral industry. In our programs, we use all new European techniques of floral design. In addition to in-class instruction and 48 hours of workshops, you will receive written materials on the theory of floral design to study at home before the classes begin. We will teach you simple patterns that will enable you to work faster and save floral products, while creating master-class floral arrangements. You will also learn how to start and build your floral design business. After completing our program, you will feel confident enough to work as a floral designer.

The school was established by Tatiana Chelekhova. Tatiana is an international award-winning designer with more than 30 years of experience. She has earned her right to be considered one of the most original and brilliant designers. She creates new techniques and trends in the art of floral design. Tatiana took floral design to the level of free art, filled with beauty and reason.

Based in Chicago, Illinois, our floral design classes serve commuter students in the Chicagoland and also attract international attendees from across the globe. Our classes and workshops are created for those who want to refresh their skills and learn new techniques in floral design while working with some of the world's leading floral designers. Our master-class designers can fly to any city in the US and around the world.

For more information about hosting a workshop or a team building/client appreciation corporate event, please contact us at contact@miladesign.com or call 773-395-0231.

floral design classes

2016 Class Schedule

6-day, 48 hour session

Cost: $1,260 (includes tuition and materials)

Over this short period of time, we will cover a wide range of topics—from "How to Prolong the Life of Cut Flowers to "How to Create Master Class Floral Arrangements. We will send you all the materials on the theory of floral design before the beginning of the class, so you could do some study at home. During classes you will have 48 hours of workshops. You can take the whole course at once or one 2-day class at time.

Location and Dates:

  • Santa Fe, NM - September 17-22
  • Dubai, Arab Emirates - October 1-6
  • Chicago:
    October 15-20 - 6-day course
    - October 15-16 - Beginners' Class - $420
    - October 17-18 - Wedding Design Class - $420
    - October 19-20 - Advanced Design Class - $420
  • Chicago:
    November 5-10 - 6-day course
    - November 5-6 - Beginners' Class - $420
    - November 7-8 - Wedding Design Class - $420
    - November 9-10 - Advanced Design Class - $420

Registration

Registration fee of $150 is required at the time of registration and will be applied toward your final payment. The balance must be paid on the first day of the class.

With our small class sizes, you'll receive a high level of personal attention and learn the skills you need to succeed. These classes can fill quickly. Reserve your space early to assure your spot on a desired date. Register NOW at our Registration page.

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General Information

Our Master-Class Designers can fly to any city in the world. Please contact us for details at contact@miladesign.com. Classes can be held in your office or home, at a floral shop, in a church or private club.

  • The enrollment dates are open up until a class is completed.
  • A registration fee of $150 is non-refundable and can be paid on our Registration page with a credit card. All classes not taken are non-refundable.
  • A group class for a minimum of 3 participants receives a 10% discount.
  • Students will receive a certificate upon the successful completion of a 6-day program.
  • All class schedules are subject to change.
  • We teach all new techniques and previous experiences do not receive credit.

Graduating from European Floral Art School provides a path for employment in a flower shop or flower shop ownership. You'll also find that the rewards of learning floral design are immeasurable for those who have the desire to be creative or for sheer enjoyment.

Due to the nature of these courses, all flowers, floral materials and supplies needed are included in the tuition fees. Floral hand tools are required, and may be purchased during the class from the school (student's choice).