2020 SLOW FLOWERS SUMMIT SCHEDULE*

BONUS EVENT

SATURDAY // JUNE 27th

Slow Flowers Summit Speakers' Dinner at Castle House & Garden (Teresa Sabankaya, Host)

5-8 p.m.

Bonny Doon, CA (near Santa Cruz)

Tickets are $75 per person, seating is limited

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Day One

SUNDAY // JUNE 28th

FLORAL DESIGN TAKEOVER at Filoli

8:30 a.m. // Check-in & Welcome Reception

Breakfast served

9:00 a.m. // Guided Tours of Filoli Historic House and Garden

10:30 a.m.// Susan Mcleary Demonstration 
Large-scale, foam-free botanical sculpture at the Historic House

Noon.-3:30 p.m. // Floral Design Takeover 
Design teams assigned to "flower" Filoli rooms, interior and exterior spaces

Noon // Working Lunch

Design Takeover continues through lunch (provided)

3:30-4:30 p.m. // Tours + Photography of Floral Designs

5:00 p.m. // Posy Bar with Teresa Sabankaya 
Design demonstration, make your own posy interactive session, and book-signing

5:30-7:00 p.m. // Cocktails and savories with Summit Speakers & Special Guests

Day Two

MONDAY // JUNE 29th

PRESENTATIONS, PANEL AND DEMONSTRATIONS at Filoli

8:30 a.m. // Breakfast

 

9:00 a.m. // Welcome & Introductions

Debra Prinzing, Slow Flowers LLC & Kara Newport, Filoli CEO

9:15 a.m. // KEYNOTE with Susan Mcleary
The Creative Journey: Finding Your Artistic Voice, Truth and Expression
Presentation, Design Demonstration, Q&A

10:30 a.m. Book-signing & Break


11:00 a.m. // Sustainable Farming x Floral Design

Panel Discussion, Design Demonstrations
 

Noon // Lunch

Enjoy lunch on the patio
 

1:00 p.m. // Seeing Color in the Garden with Lorene Edwards Forkner
Presentation + Hands-on Watercolor Experience


2:30 p.m. // Branding the Sustainable Floral Business with Pilar Zuniga of Berkeley-based Gorgeous & Green
Presentation, Design Demonstration, Q&A

3:45 p.m. // CAPSTONE with Jennifer Jewell
Earth in Her Hands: The Power of Women Working in the World of Plants


5:00 p.m. // Book-signing


5:30 p.m. // Cocktail Hour

Day 3

TUESDAY // JUNE 30th

at Farmgirl Flowers

10:00 a.m. // Morning Reception

 

10:30 a.m. // Behind-the-Scenes Tour of Farmgirl Flowers


11:15 a.m. // Q&A with Christina Stembel, Founder + CEO

noon // See you next year!

*Schedule subject to change

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