Weekday Courses

  • Floristry for Beginners -the fundamentals

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
      A comprehensive introduction to the world of floristry. This course will give you all the basic techniques needed to creat...
  • The Perfect Pedestal

    Suitable for all levels
    This course is suitable for those who need practice in large scale decorating. The Pedestal often fills people with dread but we teach this classic design in an easy step by step way th...
  • Hand Tied Gift Bouquets

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
    Have you ever watched with awe as a florist quickly puts together a beautiful hand tied bouquet? Now you can learn how… A full day course that introduces you to this classic desig...
  • Everyday Flowers

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
    Do you just put the flowers you buy at the supermarket or from the florist in the same old vase week in week out? Do you ever wonder how you could make them look better or slightly different without spending a fortune? We'll show you how... ...
  • Spring Floral Designs

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
    Spring is when the garden begins to grow again and there is nothing better than seasonal flowers bringing Spring inside the house. A full day course to inspire you to make the most of this lovely season. In the ...
  • Abundant Urn -Foam Free

    Suitable for all levels
    Do you struggle with the larger and looser style of arrangement?  Does it always come out a bit tight or just look messy? What even is a Hogarth Curve?! What does 'Dutch' style mean historically? ...
  • Floral Chandelier

    Suitable for all levels
    THE latest trend...but it's one that involves lots of tricky mechanics and potential issues. This course will demystify these fabulous designs and you will each create your own to take home with you.  The course...
  • Floristry -Going Green

    suitable for all levels
    We all know it's time to go as foam free as we can ...not least because clients are requesting it, so there is a definite need to understand the options.. On this full day course we will discuss all the various ...
  • Frames and Collars for Bouquets

    Suitable for all levels
    Construction of interesting and design enhancing collars and frames is a fabulous way to set your floristry apart...and make your flowers look super stylish. On this full day course you w...
  • Hanging Flower Globe

    Suitable for all levels
    Is it time for you to work on larger scale arrangements? Learn how to create a huge, hanging flower globe suitable for a large reception area or a marquee. This is seen as a technically challenging design but is easy when you know how! They can cost ...
  • Large Vase Arrangement -foam free

    Suitable for all levels
    An opportunity to create a large scale design, using long stemmed, dramatic materials to create huge visual impact. We will use chicken wire and/or a grid system in place of foam as this allows you to create a more fluid design where we can really lo...
  • Meadow Box

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
    A short day course to inspire you to use the 'linear' style which sounds scary ...but isn't! We will create a meadow style arrangement in a fabulous crate with seasonal materials..the design is suitable for many locations from a kitchen table to a wi...
  • Passion for Peonies

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
    Let's celebrate the short, but fabulous, Peony season... A day course working exclusivly with these wonderful flowers. We will discuss how to care for the flowers...
  • Social Media for Florists

    Suitable for all levels
    Social Media -that scary, important, confusing, powerful thing! Finally we have a course here at the school that will demystify Facebook, Twitter and Instagram for you. It's run b...
  • The Colour Wheel

    suitable for all levels
    The Colour Wheel is the most crucial resource for floral design and colour the most relevant of all the elements of design. As florists or flower arrangers it is the first aspect of our designs we consider so ...