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Roosevelts Terrariums

1510 Southeast 44th Avenue Roosevelt's Terrariums Apt. 101 (Hawthorne Street Store Front #4402), Portland

Build-Your-Own Terrarium Class for A Family Or Social Bubble of Friends at Roosevelts Terrariums (Up to 45% Off)

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Master terrarium instructor teaches each student how to plant a beautiful tropical rain-forest terrarium.

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fun experience
history lesson
date night
1 ratings1 reviews
September 14, 2020
What a fun way to spend the afternoon! At this time they are doing take home DIY kits. The kit comes with access to an online video and one large jar for a terrarium. Since there were two of us we bought one more jar which was $30. Super fun and the videos were very informative and helpful!
9 ratings5 reviews
October 31, 2020
Love this place. Continue to visit just because of its beauty. Made 3 terrariums so far.
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October 9, 2020
This was a lot of fun. It took a bit to figure out how to stream whatever video system they use to my TV (fortunately my phone had the ability as it wasn't an option using their video) and a few volume issues but I'm sure kinks will be worked out as time goes on. Upgrade to the bigger terrarium if you can afford it! Unless you have really small hands lol. We had to find some long tweezers.
2 ratings1 reviews
July 13, 2020
They have adapted to the COVID situation and enable my group to have a very fun and productive terrarium building process at home with the use of video's to teach the process and offer support.
3 ratings3 reviews
June 21, 2020
Thank you!
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March 12, 2020
Enjoyed the class. Very fun experience building your own terrarium! Be prepared to pay extra as the default jar you have is too tiny. Most people spent an extra $69-129 in addition to the Groupon purchase to upgrade to a larger container. I spent additional $89 + $9tips
3 ratings2 reviews
March 8, 2020
So informative and fun. Bought as a Christmas gift and it did not disappoint. So many options and help the whole way through to make sure your new terrarium will last. Will be going back soon!
1 ratings1 reviews
March 4, 2020
Great experience. I learned a lot and love my new terrarium. I’m looking forward to planting more in the future!
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About This Deal

  • Class Students are guided step-by-step online by a highly experienced class instructor to create beautiful terrariums safely in their own home, social bubble gathering or workplace.
  • Each registration fee allows entire “households” or “social bubbles” of friends and family members to participate together with no additional registration fees simply by purchasing the additional terrarium planting kits needed for their use during the online class.
  • Includes a $25 credit toward your choice of terrarium container, tropical plants, mosses and other materials.
Roosevelts Terrariums’s COVID-19 Precautions
  • In-studio classes are temporarily suspended - All classes are now offered entirely online.
  • The shop is currently open only for pickup of per-ordered terrarium planting kits and pre-planted terrariums.
  • Note that state and local guidelines are changing regularly. Please check Roosevelts Terrariums’s website or contact them for their latest guidelines.

Need To Know

Promotional value expires 120 days after purchase. Amount paid never expires. New customers only. Appointment required. Additional cost may apply depending on terrarium size and quality. Fee includes a $25 credit towards a basic terrarium container, along with a wide selection of tropical rain-forest plants, live mosses, colorful stones and other materials. No additional purchase is required to complete the class. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as gift(s). Valid only for option purchased. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

About A Chat with Roosevelts Terrariums

What makes your business stand out from the competition?

We specialize in planting, and teaching others how to plant, science-based, totally glass enclosed, low-maintenance, tropical terrariums. Our terrariums normally live beautifully for years, and so we gladly refresh or replant our terrarium as often as you bring them in, just for tips.

What are some of your favorite products that you sell?

All we offer is terrariums and terrarium classes. We plant terrariums of all kinds. Our favorites are the fancy, one of a kind terrariums in antique or art glass containers. We also offer beautiful wood and plate glass Wardian Case terrariums, which make great habitat for poison dart frogs.

What was the inspiration to start or run this business?

I have been at this since 1973 and it just keeps getting better every year. I love terrariums, and i love the people who love terrariums.

What do you love most about your job?

I love to create new, extraordinary terrariums. I love to teach people of all ages the amazing history, science, design and maintenance of planting a true terrarium. But I also enjoy just putzing around my shop, rearranging the displays, listening to Irish Celtic love songs and making new friends. It’s a great life.