Sofia on location at   Restaurant Eve     Photo by   Erin Tetterton Photography

Sofia on location at Restaurant Eve

Photo by Erin Tetterton Photography

 Design Internship

Atelier Ashley Flowers is growing more quickly than expected and I am always looking for new ways to innovate and depart from the status quo.  

I find that college students are enthusiastic hard workers with a wealth of knowledge to share if only given an opportunity.

If you are passionate about Community over Competition while maintaining business oriented focus, this internship would be a good fit for you.  

This is a position that would give the right person a great degree of creative responsibility while also managing regular day to day tasks. 

You will also be able to use me as a reference and gain invaluable insight into the inner workings of a small business. Oh and also have some fun and gain community connections:)

Further details listed below.



  • 3-month internship (trial period, and possible extension) 

  • Open September 1, 2017 

  • Available approximately 10 hours a week (flexible and subject to differ weekly) 

  • Internship for school credit 



  • Interested and enthusiastic about design  

  • Be familiar with social media (Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest) 

  • Organized & self-started 

  • Happy & upbeat with a solution oriented attitude 

  • Easily get to my location in Old Town Alexandria 

  • Like to implement and develop new ideas 

  • Want to work with flowers 

  • Be a quick learner 



  • Have prior garden or floral experience

  • You have an interest in photography  

  • Know how to take well composed photos 

  • You have a laptop (mac) with Photoshop installed (not a requirement) 

  • Are already active on social media 

  • You have an interest in spreadsheets and analytics 

  • You are great at proofreading for spelling and grammar errors:/ 



  • Corsages and Boutonnieres

  • On site installations

  • Creative concepting 

  • Photography and styling 

  • Social media

  • Developing Press Kits 

  • Developing Procedures Docs 

  • Helping to prep and condition flowers and studio 

  • Helping to maintain cutting garden 

  • Researching new sources 

  • And more 


To be considered, please submit the following to: , please title the subject of your emails with : INTERN – YOUR NAME

  • Resume 

  • Availability 

  • What college you attend & if you have a laptop with Photoshop installed 

  • Links to all of your social media 

  • Please tell me what you are looking to learn from this internship and what direction you are looking to go in your career 


Got Questions? Text : 301.648.8181 or email:

Source: Ideas for formatting and content inspired by Meg Biram and The Creative Collective DC