No matter what kind of floral business you will engage in, floral business is not very affected by changes in fashion. It is quite stable in a sense. Also the way of making basic arrangement has not changed so far and will not change in the future as well. Namely not only the way of business but also the way of floral design is not expected to be drastically changed.
If your hobby is wearing fashionable clothes, you are involved in frequent changes in fashion that take place every single year AND every time a new trend of clothes is introduced to the market, you want to buy by spending lots of money. Therefore you need to bear heavy financial burden for this kind of hobby.
In this sense flower arranging hobby is pretty affordable and you can enjoy the style of your designing for a long period of time. Of course the way of floral design has been slowly evolving and developing. One of the reasons behind the “evolution” is mainly because of complex and blending of European/American arrangement and Japanese Ikebana arts. Namely by way of affecting each other between Western floral art and Japanese Ikebana, the way of designing has been somewhat changing gradually.
This does not mean that the origin and concept of European and Japanese way of arrangement has changed.
Therefore once you earn a decent skill of flower arrangement, you can use your skill for a long period of time. That is why floral arranging skill could be said a lifetime property that can be used for the rest of your life. In short people who like flowers and love floral designs can enjoy pretty stable and affordable hobby throughout their life.
On top of that they do not need any special place to enjoy this hobby. They can do floral designs at any place they like. Regardless of the season and weather condition floral arrangement can be enjoyed, rain or shine.
If you have never experienced floral arranging and want to learn it, how about taking lessons at a school near you ? You can start from a short seminar just for having fun of experiencing floral designs. After joining a short program, if you like flower arranging, you can proceed to the next level of lesson gradually. Good luck and enjoy learning floral art.
California Flower Art Academy has been teaching various types of floral designs to uncountable number of students since 1990 in the San Francisco Bay Area and Silicon Valley (San Jose) as a floral school certified by Flower Decorators Association (Tokyo Japan). No matter what kind of floral arrangement you want to learn, European designs or Japanese Ikebana, wedding or funeral decorations, beginner or professional level, California Flower Art Academy can help. You can start from Introductory Program for less than $100. For more information, please feel free to contact firstname.lastname@example.org