Held annually in late February or early March, the Wedding Design Show sets the stage for the upcoming wedding and event season for the Midwest. Featuring a full day of design education demonstrations and seminars with an expert guest designer, this event identifies and breaks down upcoming trends that brides will be asking you for, the year’s hottest flowers, colors, styles, and more, and educates attendees on how to excel at capturing wedding business and succeed at delivering unforgettable floral designs for any bride.
Corey Harbour AIFD PFCI NAFD CFD
Joyce Mason Monheim AIFD CFD AAF PFCI AZMF
Sharon McGukin AIFD AAF PFCI CFD
Hungarian designer Attila Boros
Information about the 2017 Wedding Design Show, Saison D'Amour, is below!
Koehler & Dramm is very excited to welcome guest designer Holly Heider Chapple to Minneapolis for an EXCLUSIVE appearance at our spring wedding design show, Saison D'Amour: Designing for Weddings of the Four Seasons! Holly is very well known in the industry and this is a wonderful opportunity to see her for a one-time presentation in Minnesota.
This three-day event will feature a series of limited hands-on workshops on Saturday, March 4th, Holly presenting on stage for the main program on Sunday, March 5th, and a limited hands-on class with Holly on Monday, March 6th. Please see below for additional details!
SATURDAY, MARCH 4th
Doors will open at 8:00 AM on Saturday for the hands-on round-robin style workshops. Space for Saturday's events is limited to 60 people only! Groups of 20 will rotate through each workshop, so everyone has the opportunity to experience them all. Gourmet boxed lunches will be provided. (Holly is not teaching on Saturday.)
Workshop I: Garlands & Arbor Design
Workshop II: Ribbon Mastery
Workshop III: Floral Crowns & Headpieces
A fourth workshop (Bridal Business & Buying) will also be held during the lunch break.
8:00 AM - Doors Open
8:30-9:30 - Workshops Session One
9:30-10:00 - Break
10:00-11:00 - Workshops Session Two
11:00-11:30 - Break
11:30-12:30 - Lunch & Business Workshop
12:30-1:00 - Break
1:00-2:00 - Workshops Session Three
2:30 - Event Concludes
Tickets for Saturday's events are just $25 until Wednesday, March 1st! (After the 1st, the price will increase to $35.) Space is limited to the first 60 people.
SUNDAY, MARCH 5th - The Main Event: Saison D'Amour
Sunday's show will feature the one and only Holly Heider Chapple on stage, teaching and designing for weddings of the four seasons! Doors will open at 8:00 AM, and Holly will do four sessions of designs and one live Q&A before a live auction at the end of the day. Lunch will be served! We expect tickets to sell very quickly for this event!
8:00 AM – Doors Open
8:30-9:30 AM – Session I: Spring
9:30-10:00 AM – Break
10:00-11:00 AM – Session II: Summer
11:00-12:30 PM – Lunch (by Buca di Beppo)
12:30-1:30 PM – Session III: Autumn
1:30-2:00 PM – Break
2:00-3:00 PM – Session IV: Winter
3:00-3:30 PM – Break
3:30-4:00 PM – Q&A with Holly
4:00 PM – Designer of the Year Competition Announcement
4:05 PM – Live Auction
4:30 PM – Event Concludes
Tickets for Sunday's event are just $40 until Wednesday, March 1st! (After the 1st, the price will increase to $50.)
MONDAY, MARCH 6th - Hands-On Class with Holly!
Monday's class will feature Holly in an intimate, casual, classroom setting. She will teach one full-day class on designing for weddings. She will also share her unique tricks of the trade that have propelled her to the peak of the industry. This is an advanced class is wedding floral design, and you are required to bring your own tools. This opportunity is exclusive to Koehler & Dramm. Class will begin at 8:00 AM and end at 3:00 PM.
Reserve your seat for just $299. Space for Monday's class is limited to the first 25 designers to sign up, and seats will sell out extremely quickly!
Out of town guests: A block of rooms has been reserved at the Radisson Hotel Roseville, less than ten minutes from Koehler & Dramm! A special room rate of just $99/night is available when you make your room reservation by February 17th. Click here to visit the Radisson's website.
Get tickets below now!