Contract Flowers or Corporate Flowers ....these are the designs we are asked to conjure up out of thin air for companies...from the smallest pub to the biggest multinational. We need to know how... how to pitch, price, provide, maintain...and...design. On this course we will discuss all the ins and outs of working for a company […]
Beginners Floral Design 10am-3pm
A comprehensive introduction to the world of floristry. This course will give you all the basic techniques needed to create stunning floral designs.
A full day course. In the morning we will talk about sourcing materials and sundries and conditioning your flowers.
We will first create a hand tied bouquet -probably the most useful of all floral designs..and then wrap it beautifully.
After lunch we will make a table design teaching you how to build up a design in a solid medium e.g.Bio foam or chicken wire
We will discuss the other Eco mechanics too.
By the end of the day you will have the basic skills and confidence to start creating designs at home.
Course includes all materials and refreshments. You take both your designs home with you.
Please bring your own lunch.
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