The Art of Orchids: Create a Kokedama Planter


Extra class just added at 10:15 AM due to high demand!  (3:00 PM class is sold out)

Create your own orchid kokedama planter to take home at the Chicago Artisan Market on Sunday, March 8, 2020.

Class Times: 10:15 AM to 11:15 AM (Just added!) | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (SOLD OUT)

Orchids are among the world’s most beautiful flowers, but they can be mysterious, too. How do you get those blooms to come back? How should you water your plant? What do you do after your plant blooms?

In this hands-on workshop, learn the ins and outs of orchid care from master gardener and floral designer, Leelee Dameron of Leelee’s Garden, as you create your orchid kokedama planting.

Date: Sunday, March 8, 2020

Class Times:  10:15 AM – 11: 15 AM (just added!) | 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM (3pm class sold out)

Where: Chicago Artisan Market at Morgan MFG – 401 N. Morgan St., Chicago, IL 60642

More Info: Kokedama is a “moss ball” planting style that originates from Japan. In this class, you’ll learn how to wrap your orchid’s roots to create a spherical moss planter that you can take home and suspend in the air or display in a dish. Kokedama is a great planting technique for new and seasoned gardeners alike, especially for indoor urban gardens.

Materials: all materials included, including one orchid plant per student.

This class fee includes complimentary General Admission to the Chicago Artisan Market from 10am-4pm on Sunday, March 8, 2020.

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About the Instructor: Leelee Dameron is a botanical artist, florist, workshop teacher and the owner of Leelee’s Garden. She combines her love of both plants and flowers to create unique, one-of-a-kind designs for weddings and events, and has hosted hundreds of creative botanical workshops around the country.


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