This set of classes is aimed at anyone with an interest in flowers who would like to learn how best to arrange them. In this four-week introduction into floristry we will be exploring the floristry basics. How to make a handtied, create an arrangement, wiring and gluing techniques will all be covered in this course. Expert florist Emily will be on hand to give help and guidance to ensure you get the most out of the experience. This class is aimed at beginners but is suitable for people with varying levels of experience.
Introduction to Floristry
- How to make and wrap a handtied
- How to create a container arrangement
- How to Condition flowers to keep them looking fresh for longer.
- Flower names and varieties
- How to use your tools
- Floriography of flowers used
The sessions will comprise of both theory and practical elements. The theory will be covered by taught sessions with PowerPoint presentations and class discussion. There will be a strong practical element to this course with visual demonstrations to guide you through the steps before you give it a go yourself.
Just yourself – please wear clothes that you don’t mind getting a little dirty and ensure you wear closed shoes or boots.
A great introduction to Floristry
I really enjoyed learning new techniques and working with beautiful flowers each week. We got to take home our creations and, I have to say, I even impressed myself!
Introduction to floristry course
Really enjoyed this course. 4 evenings scheduled to last 2.5 hours but we finished early most evenings. Excellent quality products and surprised myself at how professional the results looked under Emily’s guidance!
Beautiful Flowers and a Great Teacher
A very enjoyable and friendly class where you walk out after each lesson with something you never knew you could do that actually looks great!