Group workshops are a great way to learn new skills in a friendly, supportive and social atmosphere. Alison is a highly skilled and experienced florist, she is conscious of the environment and all workshops use eco friendly materials and techniques.
During our workshops you will:
Have an introduction to H&S awareness
Develop an understanding of the project and its symbolism
Understand the origin of flower and plant materials
How to prepare flowers and foliage for use
Learn the properties and characteristics of the materials you will be using
Explore design principles, including colour, form, texture, balance and scent
Create a high quality finished item
Learn how to care for your item after creating it
Also you will be provide with a step by step handout, so you can recreate the design when you are home
Places are limited so please book early to avoid disappointment.
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By arrangement: Dates for 2020 TBC
19:00 - 21:00 @ The Mick Jagger Centre, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2JZ
suitable for complete beginners & improvers
These sessions now run for two hours. Each workshop focuses on a different skill or style of arrangement.
Classes run with between 4 min - 8 max participants, plenty of time to focus on you.
Price £33.75 per evening session per person, plus booking fee, includes all materials and refreshments (tea, coffee, or soft drink & biscuits).
Please enquire directly within 48 hours of a workshop, see bookings & enquiries page.
Daytime Weekend Workshops
Classes run with between 4 min - 12 max
We currently use the following 4 venues:
The Mick Jagger Centre,
Dartford, Kent, DA1 2JZ
By arrangement Saturday or Sunday
2020 Dates TBC
Herons Centre at Herons Bonsai Nursery, Wiremill Lane, nr. Lingfield,
Surrey RH7 6HJ
2020 Dates TBC Sundays 11:00 - 14:00
Herons direct enquiries 01342 832657
Hall Place & Gardens,
Kent DA5 1PQ
2020 Dates TBC Saturdays 14:30-16:30
Sun Pier House, CIC,
Chatham, Kent, ME4 4HF
2020 Dates TBC Saturday & Sunday daytime between 10:30 - 16:30