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Valentine's Day Bouquets: A Floral Demonstration with Sarah von Pollaro

Evening Program

Thursday, February 11, 2021 - 6:45 p.m. ET
Code: 1L0375
$20 - Member
$25 - Non-Member
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By Sarah von Pollaro


  • This program is part of our Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.
  • Platform: Zoom
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Celebrate Valentine’s Day and learn the fundamentals of floral design with Sarah von Pollaro. The designer shares how to create a one-of-a-kind arrangement to gift to a loved one (or keep for yourself), along with some tips on how to shop for flowers in your local market, and how to make your flowers last. A supplies list is provided in advance so you can follow along with the demonstration.

Von Pollaro, owner of Urban Petals Floral Design, has been called “the Julia Child of flowers.” She demystifies the art of floral design so that anyone on any budget can experience the joy of creating and living with flowers.


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This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.