Mapleton Acres

Learn to Press Flowers (August 23rd)

Sale price Price $54.00 Regular price Unit price  per 

Join Christina from Five & Seven Florals (based in Elora) on Friday, August 23rd, at 6:00 p.m., as she walks us through the basic principles of flower pressing, how to choose flowers, what flowers are best, and tips and tricks for pressing garden flowers.

Throughout this 90-minute workshop, you'll be selecting flowers from the flower field and pressing them to take home in your own flower press.

Workshop Date: Friday, August 23rd, 2024
Workshop Start Time: 6:00pm

Experience Level: Beginner - no experience necessary!
Workshop Length: 90 minutes

Your Ticket Includes:

  • Hand-made flower press to take home with you
  • Instruction led by Christina from Five & Seven Florals
  • Knowledge on what flowers press the best and how to press flowers for longevity
  • A mix of flowers from the field, which you'll press to take home during the workshop
  • Tips on how to design and display your pressed flowers

Your ticket includes admission to the flower field, allowing you to arrive before (or stay after) your workshop to enjoy the flower field in full bloom.  If you wish to cut your own flowers, please purchase that option separately by clicking here.

The Finer Details:

  • The workshop will take place under the workshop tents in the Flower Field.  While there will be a little bit of shade, the space will still be exposed to elements such as sun, rain, and wind.
  • Mapleton Acres is a working farm and the field is uneven and bumpy; please dress appropriately.
  • Washroom facilities available on-site
  • No dogs/pets allowed; service dogs welcome
  • Tickets are non-refundable (unless Mother Nature forces us to cancel, see below), but you can transfer your ticket to a friend. Just notify us via email at

When Mother Nature has other plans ... the team here at Mapleton Acres will contact you if we must cancel your workshop due to extreme weather.  Each ticket holder will then have the option to reschedule to a different workshop or receive a gift card for the value of the ticket.