Event Decor Course Outline

Unit C

In Unit C you’ll continue your exploration of different décor elements by taking an in-depth look at all the options you have available for the flowers, lighting, linens, and other rentals. You’ll soon be able to tie all décor elements together to create a beautiful, cohesive look. Finish your studies with the benefits of using social media for your business.

Read on to learn more:

Event Decor Course Materials Unit C
  • It’s time to stop and smell the roses—literally. Learn about all types of flowers, how much they cost, and which flowers work well together. Most importantly, learn how to work with florists and put together arrangements that perfectly suit the style of wedding or event that you’re designing.

  • Rentals are a large part of the budget for most events. Just think, depending on what’s available at the venue, you might need to bring in tables, chairs, linens, and maybe even an outdoor tent. We’ll show you all the options you can choose from when it comes to setting up rentals for your event.

  • Learn about all different types of centerpieces and find out how to pair them with different styles of tables. Then learn how to incorporate stationery into your table décor.

  • Did you know that lighting is an integral part of any event? Take a look at lighting variations and find out how subtle differences in lighting can affect mood and overall ambiance.

  • Social media can be a powerful marketing tool for your business. Find out how you can leverage your presence on social media channels to grow your professional network and find new clients.

Watch a Unit Preview Video

In this unit preview course instructor, Candice Coppola, talks about her process of finding a creative team to work with.

Your event and wedding planning assignments

Your Assignments

Take a look at some of the practical assignments that you’ll complete in this unit:

  • Provide floral recommendations for three different client scenarios.
  • Test your knowledge of all different types of event lighting.
  • Complete a quiz that tests your understanding of using social media to promote your business.