Join us for a hands-on workshop, educational class or cooking seminar! We recommend that you sign up and register for for our workshops and events ahead of time. Pre-registering ensures that we have enough supplies and seats for everyone. Walk-ins are welcome as space permits. To sign up:
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To collaborate on an event or host a private workshop for your friends, work group or garden club, please send Karlie an email. We love to create custom events that are tailored to your group and their goals.
Fashion & Flora
June 19 from 6-8PM at Graf’s
Get ready for a fun evening out with the Maplewood Boutique & Graf’s Flower Truck
Need an evening to relax? A girls’ outing? Or some new clothes, jewelry and plants? We’ve got you covered! Grab a friend, a bottle of wine and head to Graf’s to shop with “Babs,” the Maplewood Boutique and make a Celfie Planter with “Gladys” – Graf’s Flower Truck.
Babs will be filled with trendy clothing and accessories to add to your summer wardrobe – including locally crafted pieces and jewelry. Maplewood Boutique owners, Kristin and Liz, will be on hand to help you find the perfect selections and offer styling advice.
Gladys will be open and filled with fresh house plants, flowers and more! She will also have her Potting Bar set up to create your Celfie Pot. Karlie from Graf’s will help you make your selections, design your pot and create a beautiful combination. There will be house plants, succulents and flowers to choose from!
The Celfie Workshop is $29.99 and includes your 4.5” planter, three plants of your choosing, soil, moss and decorative rocks – plus your shopping access to Babs and advice from Kristin, Liz and Karlie.
To reserve your Celfie Planter, sign up at bit.ly/grafsworkshops or call 330-836-2727. Don’t wait! Pre Registering is the only way to reserve your Celfie Planter color – vanilla, mocha or chocolate. Drop-ins are welcome, but Celfie Planter colors and plant selection may be more limited.
Date: June 19
Location: Graf’s | 1015 White Pond Drive, Akron
What to bring: A friend, yourself and a bottle of wine, if desired.
Graf’s Flower Truck, Gladys, is turning ONE & YOU’RE INVITED!
Saturday, June 22 from 10AM- 3PM
Are you ready to party with some plants? Join us at Graf’s on Saturday, June 22 from 10-3 for our Birthday Brunch and the launch of our new weekly flower market! Because we love sharing, you’ll be entered in the drawings for door prizes just for showing up! We’ll also have complimentary brunch treats, yummy sips and so much more for you to enjoy!
During the event, join us at Gladys’s flower bar and create your own party favor – a colorful and beautiful, hand-tied bouquet or fresh, eye-catching centerpiece. You’ll also be able to pop inside to see our new weekly flower market, which will feature fresh blooms straight from our fields at an affordable price. You’ll be able to purchase astounding blooms as a single stem or grab expertly created, ready-to-go bouquets!
What else is happening?
From 11AM-1PM, Sarah from The Pink Velvet Studio will be here teaching a Macrame Workshop.
From 1:30-3PM, Katie from The Seville Lettering Co. will be here teaching a flower tote lettering class!
From 10AM-2PM, Nat from LoveWhatIDoPhotography will take your photo in front of our fresh flower frame from 10-2!
The Graf’s team – and Gladys – cannot wait to celebrate one amazing year with you.
Macrame Hanger Workshop
Upgrade your indoor greenery with a beautiful macrame plant hanger made by you! With step-by-step instructions guest artist Sarah Gott from Pink Velvet Studio will help you master a couple basic macramé knots and inspire you to create your very own plant hanger. Finish off your design with a succulent or foliage plant in a 4-5″ pot. The all-inclusive workshop fee is $45 and includes your macrame hanger, instruction, pot and plant. This is part of Graf’s Flower Truck’s Birthday Brunch and there will be complimentary refreshments and appetizers. To sign up, visitbit.ly/grafsworkshops or call 330-836-2727!
Flower Tote Lettering Workshop:
Create your own canvas flower tote with the Seville Lettering Co. owner, Katie Rufener! She will teach you the basics of hand lettering! Then you will take your new skills and use create a canvas tote bag that perfectly holds a bouquet of flowers! Your reusable tote will be perfect for picking up local summer blooms and produce! Nervous about lettering your bag? Use a stencil hand lettered by Katie for perfection. The all-inclusive workshop fee is $29.99 and includes your 12×14″ canvas tote bag, stencil, lettering pen, paint, instruction and more. This event is part of Graf’s Flower Truck Birthday Bash! There will be complimentary light refreshments and appetizers for you to enjoy. To sign up, visit bit.ly/grafsworkshops or call 330.836.2727!
Air Plant Holder Workshop
Tuesday, June 25 at 5:30PM
Back due to popular demand! Join us to create a living piece of art for your home or office! Grab a friend and come design, stain and make an air plant frame that can be hung up on a wall or sit on a desk or end table. If you are looking for low maintenance plants that do not require too much effort, than look no further! While you sip on wine and enjoy locally made treats, learn about air plants, their care and easy ways to keep these tropical plants thriving and growing! Then the hands-on creating will begin. The $24.99 workshop fee includes your frame, mounting wire, staining or painting materials, embellishments and instruction. Air plants are additional. No outside plants are welcome. Prepayment of the workshop fee is required to attend. Drinks and snacks are offered for free.
Questions? Email email@example.com! To sign up, visit bit.ly/grafsworkshop or call 330-836-2727.