Classes

Botanical Illustration Class with Cara Cummings
Thursday, June 29, 2017 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Bring your favorite bottle of wine and come to Finding Eminence Farm to learn from local artist Cara Cummings, of Cara’s Garden, the basics of botanical illustration. Take a private tour of the farm where you’ll select the flower that you will paint, and then settle in to paint your flower. Cara will demonstrate painting techniques and will be available for personalized instruction on how to illustrate what you’ve harvested from the farm. Participants can purchase art supplies as an optional add-on or are welcome to bring their own. At the end of the evening, you’ll leave the farm with a piece of art you created! This class is designed for students of all levels; light refreshments will be provided and guests are welcome to bring their favorite adult beverages. Space is limited. Class will be held rain or shine.

Summer Blooms Flower Arranging Class
Thursday, July 13, 2017 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

Bring your favorite bottle of wine and come create a farm fresh flower centerpiece at Finding Eminence Farm. Though our farm is normally closed to the public, during this class you’ll get a farm tour and then have exclusive access to harvesting your own flowers from our fields as the golden sun soaks over you as it sets. July boasts some of the season’s most vibrant blooms including zinnias, lisianthus, snapdragons, and scabiosa. After you harvest from our fields, Audra will lead you through each step of creating a stunning, abundant centerpiece to take home and enjoy in a keepsake vase. This is a beginner level course; light refreshments will be provided and guests are welcome to bring their favorite adult beverages. Space is limited. Class will be held during rain or shine.

Dahlia Flower Arranging Class
Thursday, September 7, 2017 | 6:00 – 9:00 p.m.

September boasts some of the season’s most luscious blooms: dahlias. Bring your favorite bottle of wine and come create a farm fresh dahlia centerpiece at Finding Eminence Farm. Though our farm is normally closed to the public, during this class you’ll get a farm tour and be able to harvest giant, fluffy dahlias as the golden sun soaks over you as it sets. Audra will then lead you through each step of creating a stunning, abundant centerpiece to take home and enjoy. This is a beginner level course; light refreshments are provided and guests are welcome to bring their favorite adult beverages. Space is limited. Class will be held through rain or shine.