avs flower school

The Ultimate Workshop: Level Up Your Career

Science & Art of Floral Design

Discover how to create beautiful floral arrangements step by step, using time-honored design principles. As a florist, it is crucial to have a strong understanding of the principles of floral design. 

You'll learn how these principles can enhance your work, and build confidence in explaining your design choices to clients.



  • Color Theory | Use of Texture
  • Floral Prep & Care | Working w/Foam
  • Floral Workflow/Extend Life of Florals
  • Taping & Wiring Techniques
  • Hand-Tied Floral Design | Container Design


  • Flower Choices | Recipe Creation
  • Bouquets & Personals 
  • Centerpiece & Reception Design
  • Asymmetrical Design
  • Packaging Florals
  • Monochromatic Design
  • Arbors & Ceremony


  • Large Scale Design (Arches)
  • Mechanics for Travel
  • Elevated Centerpiece Design

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Interactive Event Design

Do you want to impress your guests with stunning centerpieces and other reception decorations?

In this class, you'll get the skills you need to style gorgeous roomscapes and/or outdoor events. We'll cover everything from color schemes to concept development

By the end, you'll be able to confidently design beautiful decor for any occasion!

Event Planning

Learning how to create large-scale floral designs and installations doesn't have to be daunting. 

With the helpful tools and tips you'll learn, you'll be confidently putting together one-of-a-kind ceremony arrangements in no time.

Resources | Business Operation

Private Classes | AVS Membership


Marie Danielle Vil-Young founded À Votre Service Events® in 2008 and while she has a background working in corporate world as a Scientist, Marie Danielle quickly took her company from startup to being well established in the luxury market. 

Marie Danielle is a sought-after SpeakerMentorWedding & Event PlannerFloral Designer and State Manager for the Association of Bridal Consultants (ABC).


AVS Flower School emphasizes the importance of using high-quality products as the foundation for your floral arrangements. By starting from the ground up, you can set yourself up for success.

We're committed to providing the resources and information you need to succeed. Leveraging science to better understand different species can significantly extend the 'vase-life' of flowers therefore directly impacting your bottom-line.

We aim to teach floral design at the highest level with a focus on the luxury market.