Floral Design Course

Floral Design Course Mentors

  • Kelly Cobb

    Kelly Cobb

    Kelly Cobb is the owner of 2h flowers, an NYC East Village based home floral studio. Kelly has had the opportunity to work with many amazing clients and friends and be featured in Bergdorf Goodman, J Brand, Gant Rugger, Conde Nast, Pamela Love, KiDs Creative, SHoP architects, Pink Olive, Alice Gao, VICINUS Project, Shoptiques, Garance Doré, New York Times, Paper Magazine, and Good Morning America Live.

  • David Handy

    David Handy

    David M. Handy is an established, dynamic, and trendsetting event and floral designer. DMH Events has been featured in top industry publications such as Grace Ormonde Wedding Style, Southern New England Weddings, Simply Elegant Platinum Wedding New England and Bliss Celebrations. David’s work is also a favorite pick on many wedding blogs including The Knot, Style Me Pretty, Wedding Wire and Well Wed.

  • Jes Gordon

    Jes Gordon

    Jes stumbled into the industry at age of thirteen and applied her keen eye for design and passion for the unexpected to building her own event design and production firm. Jes has created captivating corporate events for Target, Tommy Hilfiger, Nissan, Budweiser, Rowenta, Swatch, King World Media, and many others, and continues to dazzle brides and socialites alike with dream-like weddings and dazzling private affairs.

  • Holly Chapelle

    Holly Chapelle

    Holly is the creative visionary behind Holly Heider Chapple Flowers, Chapel Designers, and Loudon Weddings. With over 20 years of successful business experience behind her, Her work has been published in Martha Stewart, Southern Living Weddings, Weddings Unveiled, Brides, The Knot, Washingtonian, Southern Weddings, Virginia Living, In Touch Weekly Magazine, Elegant Bride, Engaged Magazine.

About Our Mentor Program

  • The New York Institute of Art and Design is the only online school that gives you access to a professional designer who will act as your teacher and mentor.
  • You will benefit from a personal relationship just like you would get in the classroom. Our mentors are there to answer your questions via phone or email at every turn.
  • In addition, you will submit projects throughout the course which will be evaluated by your teacher. They are there to help you improve as you master the craft.