2018 Show Information

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Koehler & Dramm Institute of floristry: Floral display and demonstrations

 


ArtinBloom2014-Adamina - resizedThe Koehler & Dramm Institute of Floristry is a higher education facility for the floral arts and sciences located in Minneapolis, MN. Classes and workshops are held year-round for designers at all levels. Demonstrations will include an introduction to floral design techniques and mechanics, and the fundamentals of designing with potted plants. Visit the KDIOF exhibit to experience stunning floral displays in a whole new way, and find us online at kdfloralinstitute.com!
 
Make sure to visit the 1600sf space in Hall B to be wowed by floral displays and the exclusive opportunity to learn from the Koehler & Dramm Institute of Floristry through on site workshops. This feature area will showcase this year’s hottest flowers, colors, styles!  Check back for details on workshop times on site!

floral installations: 
weekend one

View the latest tabletop floral installations incorporating Easter/Ultra Violet Pantone of the Year color from seven top floral buisnesses in the metro area!

floral design competition: 
weekend two

Want to see the latest in floral designs?  Look no further than the 2018 Designer of the Year Competition!  The Koehler & Dramm preliminary competition round for professional florists took place in September and the final round takes place right at the Home + Garden Show on Saturday, April 7th!

Seven finalists will face off live for the title using mannequins to create a floral dress display.  The competition will start off in the Koehler and Dramm floral space and finish on the Main Stage in Hall B at 1:00pm!  Come cheer on competitors as they compete for a 1st place prize of $450 Koehler & Dramm and a booth space in the 2019 Home & Garden Show!

DEMONSTRATION SCHEDULE: 
Greenhouse Floral Display

Friday, March 30

11:00am - All About Orchids

3:00pm - Making a Kokedama

7:00pm - Fairy Gardens

Saturday, March 31

11:00am - All About Orchids

3:00pm - Making a Kokedama

7:00pm - Fairy Gardens

Sunday, April 1

3:00pm - Making a Kokedama

 

Friday, April 6

11:00am - All About Orchids

3:00pm - Making a Kokedama

7:00pm - Fairy Gardens

Saturday, April 7

11:00am - All About Orchids

3:00pm - Making a Kokedama

7:00pm - Fairy Gardens

Sunday, April 8

11:00am - All About Orchids

3:00pm - Making a Kokedama

 

DEMONSTRATION SCHEDULE: 
wedding Floral Display

Friday, March 30

10:00am - Hand Tie Bouquet

2:00pm - Floral Headpieces

6:00pm - Corsages/Rings

Saturday, March 31

10:00am - Hand Tie Bouquet

2:00pm - Floral Headpieces

6:00pm - Corsages/Rings

Sunday, April 1

2:00pm - Floral Headpieces

 

Friday, April 6

10:00am - Hand Tie Bouquet

2:00pm - Floral Headpieces

6:00pm - Corsages/Rings

Saturday, April 7
10:00am - Hand Tie Bouquet

2:00pm - Floral Headpieces

6:00pm - Corsages/Rings

Sunday, April 8

10:00am - Hand Tie Bouquet

2:00pm - Floral Headpieces