Weekday Courses

  • Floristry for Beginners -the fundamentals

    Suitable for all levels
      A comprehensive introduction to the world of floristry. This course will give you all the basi...
  • 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...
  • 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 class...
  • 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 seaso...
  • Dutch Style 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?! ...
  • Autumnal Splendour

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
    Autumn is such a fabulous time of year. Capture the colours of the turn of the season in your floral designs. A full day course inspired by Autumn. In the morning we will create an interesting and unusual table cent...
  • Dinner Party Flowers

    Suitable for all levels including beginners
     On this course you will learn how to create beautiful arrangements crammed with seasonal materials, designed to sit on a dining table and wow your friends... After a good discussion on where to source your flowers and how to look a...
  • Creative Candelabras

    Suitable for all levels
    Candelabras are one of the most impressive ways of decorating a venue but can be challenging..there are often issues around design, safety, stability, price and transportation.... On this short day course we will dis...
  • Dahlia Masterclass

    Suitable for all levels
    Dahlias..what can I say? They are my all time favourite flower...available all through Summer and Autumn, every colour, shape and form you can imagine and endlessly generous in the cutting garden...  This...
  • Butterflies and Birds - the art of space

    Suitable for all levels
    Almost every day students say they wish they could create freer designs with less crowding and density. It's a difficult thing! This course will help you create arrangements that have lots of lovely negative space -room for the butterflies and...
  • Catwalk Headdress

    Suitable for all levels
    A chance to create a huge, flamboyant, flowery headdress to wow your clients and showcase your skills.  On this short day course we will learn various techniques to create a solid structure on which to work. We will th...
  • Constance Spry -her legacy

    Suitable for all levels
    Who was Constance Spry and why is she such an important figure in the world of floristry history? On this short day course you will be taught all about who she was...florist, cook, teacher, wife,...
  • Eco Autumnal Wreath

    suitable for all levels
    Autumn -that amazing season of mists and warmth and overflowing hedgerows... is coming...and rather than seeing it as the beginning of Winter it's time to celebrate it in its own right.. ...
  • Eco Spring Door Wreath

    Suitable for all levels
    Spring is my favourite season. We have everything to look forward to and the world is unfolding with fresh greens and the promise of longer days and sunshine. So, on this short day course you will create a fabulous ...
  • Evening -Introduction to Floristry Course Level 1

    Three Week Course -suitable for beginners
    An evening course that runs weekly for three weeks.  All materials and containers are provided and you take your designs home. Refreshments and cake are in copious supply! ...
  • Fabulous Floral Arch

    Suitable for all levels
    Do Floral Arches scare you? I will demystify it all for you.  We will start the session with a discussion about all the issues surrounding attachment of the arch, rules and regulations about...
  • Floral Canopy and Tablescape

    Suitable for all levels
    A fabulous opportunity to create a large tablescape (8 ft long) with a high canopy of flowers floating above the diner's heads...using framework supplied by Floral Fabrications we will co create a really abundant design as if it was for a wedding. We...
  • 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.  ...
  • 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...
  • Glamorous Garlands

    Suitable for all levels
    Garlands are not just for Christmas... Garlanding is a key skill to master to decorate a home or an event. They can be fixed to bannisters, gazebos, marquees, beams....or placed on tables, mantlepieces or wind...
  • 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...
  • Meet and Mingle

    Suitable for everybody
    A new event that we will run every few months... It's time to connect and spread the love... A chance to connect in real life with all those names on Social Media...and also to make contacts for freelancing work. Lots of th...
  • Moongate Magic

    Suitable for all levels
    One of the 'must know' designs for weddings and events at the moment. A fabulous opportunity to co create a large Moongate and photograph it for your portfolios. They are readily available to hire so this is something you can confidently add to your ...
  • 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 ...
  • Summer Topiary

    Suitable for all levels
    A course to really celebrate Summer, sun and lush florals.  You will each create a Topiary Tree design, starting from scratch making the base, the 'trunk' and the flowers.. this design is great in a pair to decorate wedding a...
  • Suspended Flowers

    Suitable for all levels
    It's all the craze..floral fabulousness ..in the air, above your head, from the ceiling, down the wall, in a cloud...   A full day course to demystif...
  • Tied Funeral Sheaf -Eco

    Suitable for all levels
    A short day course. First we will have a brief discussion on Funerals, designs, issues etc...then we create. The Tied Sheaf is a traditional, Eco f...