Wreath Workshops – Live Events

Multiple Dates Time TBD November 27 – December 5
Tickets Coming Soon!

Now in their 35th year, Monticello’s annual Wreath Workshops are back with in-person and virtual classes for 2021!

These fan favorite events will once again be led by Monticello Guide and Floral Designer, Lou Hatch, Monticello Curator of Plants, Peggy Cornett, and a talented team of workshop instructors. Attendees will create a beautiful door decoration that will last throughout the season.

Workshop attendees receive guided instruction on different styles of wreaths, including: Traditional, Natural and Modern.

Schedule and Tickets

Included with your in-person Wreath Workshop ticket:

  • 3-hour guided class to create a seasonal decoration to adorn your door.
  • Natural greens, pods, ornamental grasses, cones, berries and specialty materials harvested from the gardens at Monticello and throughout Virginia
  • 1 wreath base form
  • Construction materials: floral spool wire and tape, stem wire, picks and more
  • Pre-class tips to get the most of your wreathmaking experience

These popular classes fill to capacity quickly – reserve your spot now!

Please note: participants must bring their own hand pruners, sharp floral snips, and garden gloves.

For the safety of all, masks are required at all in-person workshops. Light snacks and beverages will be offered for consumption outdoors.

Can’t make it to an in-person workshop? No problem!

Join hundreds of participants from California to the Carolinas at our exclusive virtual Wreath Workshop on Saturday, December 4. Ticketholders will receive a shopping list of required materials ahead of the virtual workshop led by Lou Hatch.


Following the virtual workshop, a post-event link will be provided to enjoy the recorded program for a limited period of time.


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