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The Slow Flowers Summit is a conference for creative professionals, thought leaders and pioneering voices in the progressive Slow Flowers community.

 

Designed to stimulate curiosity, examine conventional assumptions and explore conscious and ethical practices in the floral industry, the Summit agenda asks speakers and audience members alike to inquire, inform, include, instigate and inspire. 
 

Founder of the Slow Flowers Society, Debra Prinzing developed the Slow Flowers Summit as a live, interactive gathering to take place during American Flowers Week

Join Slow Flowers Society's doers and thinkers for two days of progressive ideas, connections and inspiration June 26-27, 2023.

Bellevue Botanical Garden

Bellevue, WA

 

Registration opens December 1, 2022 and includes:

Monday, June 26th

Bellevue Botanical Garden

  • Two keynote presentations with Amy Balsters on Building a Better Bouquet and Lennie Larkin on The Flower Dollar: Pricing + Profitability

  • Hands-on floral design takeover and tour of Bellevue Botanical Garden

  • Breakfast reception, buffet lunch and evening reception

  • and so much more!

 

Tuesday, June 27th

Bellevue Botanical Garden, Seattle Wholesale Growers Market & Mayesh Wholesale Florist

  • Design demonstration and Q&A with Julio Freitas of The Flower Hat

  • 2 breakout sessions to choose from to learn from experts in your field and connect with others on Flower Farming, Floral Design & Sustainability

  • Open house and design demonstrations at Seattle Wholesale Growers Market & Mayesh Wholesale Florist

  • Breakfast, buffet lunch and evening reception

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Lennie Larkin
The Flower Dollar: Pricing + Profitability

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Julio Freitas
Planning and Growing Flowers
that Support Your Floral Designs

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Amy Balsters
Building a Better Bouquet

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Dee Hall
Mermaid City Flowers & Black Flower Famers

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Tracy Yang
JARN Co. Flowers

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Valerie Chrisostomo
Black Girl Florists

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Gina Lett-Shrewsberry
Inspirations by Gina

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Becky Feasby
Prairie Girl Flowers

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Sarah Reyes
Wildflower and Fern

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Amber Tamm
Amber Tamm Floral

 
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