Floristy for Beginners - Evening Course

£200.00

Tuesday 17th September to Tuesday 22nd October 2019 (6 weeks)

6.30pm to 9.00pm

Level: Beginners

This course is for complete beginners with no previous experience of floristry.  The course is ideal for anyone considering a career in floristry or for students who would like to be able to design flowers for their own home, friends and family.

This course will give students a foundation in floristry skills and techniques to create popular designs . For anyone considering setting up a floristry business we highly recommend that this course is followed by Starting a Floristry Business.

If you would like to discuss this course with us please call 01223 655661.

The course fee includes all the flowers and materials required to complete the course along with a comprehensive course manual, notebook and pen to take invaluable notes of everything you learn.  You simply need to turn up!  No long lists of flowers to bring each week.

You will also be provided with tools to use during the course.   If you wish to purchase tools, we have these available and can be purchased during the course.

Everything you create on this course you take home.

"I thoroughly enjoyed this course.  Informative, lighthearted and fun.  I especially love being able to take our creations home.  It acts as a great reminder when it comes to practice time.  Sarah, you've been a great teacher and really helped ignite my new found love for flowers!
Aaliyah Grant (January - March 2019)

"Fantastic! Very informative and detailed every week, but with a relaxed working environment. Lovely flowers to work with, very fresh and new. Fab step by step guide that flowers and always ends with a gorgeous result. I haven't stopped practising since week 1 and am thoroughly enjoying a new found love. Thank you both so much, and see you again very soon :-)

Hollie Lord ( January - March 2018)

"Covered so many elements in a knowledgeable, friendly manner, learned so much in the seven weeks. Sarah was simply brilliant and so helpful. I'll miss my Tuesday evenings."
Chrissy Ding (September - November 2017)

"I've had a great time - a lively way to spend Tuesday evenings!  It has been so useful to learn all the basics and pick up lots of helpful tips.  I really want to continue with floristry and this course has been a fantastic starting point.  Thanks for all the help Sarah - and the delicious cakes!"
Juliet McDowall (January - March 2015)

Fantastic course packed with information and experience in a really relaxed setting.  I enjoyed every minute and learnt a great deal.  Teaching superb.
Sheila Parr (September - November 2015)

 

The core subjects covered on this Floristry for Beginners course are:

  • Care of cut flowers
  • Tools and equipment
  • Floristry design elements
  • Buying wholesale
  • Peak seasons
  • Hand-tied bouquets
  • Gift arrangements
  • Table designs
  • Gift wrapping

The course includes all the flowers and materials required to complete the course along with notebook and pen to take invaluable notes of everything you learn.  Everything you create on this course you take home.

You will also be provided with tools to use during the course.   If you wish to purchase tools, we have these available and can be purchased during the course.

We would recommend wearing  comfortable shoes and clothing that you don't mind getting wet or dirty (as flowers involve a bit of both!)

This course is held at The Cambridge Flower School, Newton Hall, Newton, Cambridge CB22 7ZE.

 

The full fee is £450.00.  To book this course either the full fee or a deposit of £200.00 is required at the time of booking.  If paying a deposit, the balance is due 2 weeks prior to the start of the course.

You can book this course online or call us on 01223 655661.

Once you have booked your place(s) we will email you further details of the course including a location map with how to find the venue.