Class Schedule

Every environment is made richer through creativity and learning. Our class space is used for stand-up, get your hands dirty classes, as well as workshops that encourage you to sit down and expand your spirit.

Offered monthly, our terrarium class and vertical gardening class are hugely popular. If you are thinking of attending one, or want to give one as a gift sign up fast they fill up!

Looking to redeem a gift card to book a class?

Call the location you’d like to attend: Bernal Heights at 415-212-2282 or Ghirardelli Square at 415-655-3359 so we can process the transaction over the phone. It’s easy! Alternatively, you can email info@thesucculence.com.

Please note that Eventbrite does not process gift card transactions!

Unless otherwise indicated, all classes include supplies and materials. The classes are as fun as they are educational.

We are also available for private events, both on and off site. Learn More ›

  • “Thanks so much for the session, Seth! Was a very therapeutic experience and the team enjoyed it a lot! ”

  • “We had such a fun time today! Thank you so much for such an awesome workshop – and for answering all of our random plant questions.”

  • “Just wanted to send a note to tell you how fantastic the event was last night and thank you for your help!  Everyone had a blast, and Seth was amazing.”


Vertical Gardening - $55

This class is good for beginning and expert gardeners. We will show you all the tricks of working with succulents in a vertical environment and provide you with information about care, maintenance, propagation and transplanting. During the vertical gardening DIY class you will learn how store-bought vertical gardening products work, and then make a do-it-yourself vertical garden with succulent plants.

At checkout, you will choose whether you will pickup your materials (plants, planters, soil, top dressings) at our San Francisco location for no additional charge, or have them shipped to you anywhere in the continental US for $14.

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Sun, Oct 4 5:00- 7:00pm

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Sun, Nov 15 5:00- 7:00pm

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Terrarium Workshop - $55

This class is great for beginners and experts alike! Learn about succulent plants including care for, maintenance, propagation and transplanting, then plant a 5″ globe terrarium with 4 2″ succulents plants that we will ship you, and decorate with a a variety of mosses, pebbles, and rocks that we will provide (plus anything you have on hand!).

This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity!

At checkout, you will choose whether you will pickup your materials (plants, planters, soil, top dressings) at our San Francisco location for no additional charge, or have them shipped to you anywhere in the continental US for $14.

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Sun, Nov 1 5:00- 7:00pm

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Discover Succulents! - $55

Our knowledgeable staff will teach you about the care, maintenance, propagation and transplanting of succulent plants and then walk you through planting up a selection of plants in pottery and decorating it with rocks, sands and mosses.

This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity! All the supplies for you to make your project are included in the price.

At checkout, you will choose whether you will pickup your materials (plants, planters, soil, top dressings) at our San Francisco location for no additional charge, or have them shipped to you anywhere in the continental US for $14.


Demystifying Houseplants - $55

Explore the fascinating world of houseplants and learn tried and true methods of caring for them.  Create a gorgeous planting utilizing our awesome selection of 4″ houseplants, decorative rocks, tumbled glass and moss.

This class is hands-on, so dress in clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and prepare to enjoy an evening of education, and creativity! 

All supplies are included in the price.

At checkout, you will choose whether you will pickup your materials (plants, planters, soil, top dressings) at our San Francisco location for no additional charge, or have them shipped to you anywhere in the continental US for $14.

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Sun, Nov 22 5:00- 7:00pm

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Classes require payment for confirmed registration. Please call the store or come in with your credit card info if you do not want to pay online.

You may cancel or change your class registration at least 72 hours before the scheduled class, subject to a 10% administrative fee and for store credit only. Registration changes are subject to availability in another scheduled class, and if you cannot attend any of the classes on our current schedule we will send you a gift card that can be used in the store or toward a future class. We cannot accommodate cancellations or registration changes within 72 hours of the scheduled class. Your class registration is completely transferrable to another person at any time, so if you cannot attend a class you are welcome to give it to a friend – just let us know about the change! Please don't ask us to change this policy.

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Let Succulence come to you! Private event classes and planting bars can be arranged at your work space or ours.

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