The Art of Floral Design


Appreciation of the history and art of floral design as well as the application of basic design principles used in this and many other artistically enhanced professions. Study includes the history of floral design from early Greek, Roman, and Byzantine civilizations through European cultures and into the modern era. Study includes the current use of floral art throughout the world. Exploration of the elements and principles of design, through a hands-on study in floral design techniques. Psychological impact of flowers and plants, not only on the individual, but also on society. (ART)

3 Credits: 2 Lecture, 3 Lab