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Floral Design School
learn a beautiful profession
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  • about the school

    Learn a beautiful career! You always wanted to work with flowers. Now, make it a reality.
This is Connecticut’s only trade school for floral design, licensed and approved by the Connecticut's Higher Education Agency and for Veterans Administration benefits. Connecticut’s floral industry accounts for over $100 million in annual sales. You can become a floral designer, a manager, even own your own flower shop someday.
The market for flowers is huge. It’s a product that everybody loves and needs.
We have a professional instructional staff and an acclaimed curriculum to match.
A student can choose from our state-approved vocational curriculum of Basic, Intermediate, or Advanced design classes.
  • staff

    Class Instructor
Louise Pastormerlo Louise has taught classes at the School for five years, and was instructor a former of floral design at the University of Connecticut.
    School Director
Sylvia NicholsRecruiter
Judy Falcon
CFA Office





What our students say about the CFA Floral Design School: “It was small enough for individual attention and well organized. The teacher was dynamic and informative.” “Excellent instructor, abundance of materials, lots of hands-on work, excellent textbook.” "Very professional atmosphere. You really do get a lot out of the class. I learned more than I thought I would.” "The course was great. I would recommend this course to anyone interested in floral design.....”


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