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Flower Arranging Workshops
Do you fancy taking part in a flower arranging workshop? Creating your own floral design is a wonderful achievement. We hold a variety of workshops during the year from wreath making to wedding flower tips; these workshop dates are listed below. They are ideal for those with no flower arranging experience or even for those who wanted to refresh their skills.
Our workshops include all materials, tuition, light refreshment and your flower arrangement to take home.
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WORKSHOPS FOR BIG PEOPLE
|Introduction to floristry - Spring||Monday 11th March 2019||9.45am - 3pm||In this 5 hour workshop you will learn how to condition and prepare your flowers. We will explain how to buy and select the best seasonal flowers. We will then guide you through spiralling stems to create a petite posy for a Jam Jar. After lunch we will tackle a larger flower arrangement using Spring flowers.||£95.00|
|Mother and Daughter Flower Arranging (Mother's Day Activity)||Saturday 30th March 2019||2pm - 4pm||On the day before Mother's Day, why don't you come along for a relaxing afternoon together, creating a boxed flower bouquet in readiness for Mother's Day. Each person will make a boxed bouquet; perhaps you'll bring your Mum or Daughter along? Give the bouquet you create to your Mum or Mother-in-law? Book in for lunch at the Apley Farm Shop Cafe before hand, you could make a real day of spending some time together. All materials included.||£65.00pp OR £120.00 per pair|
|Spring Wreath||Saturday, 13th April 2019||10am-12pm||Create a Spring Wreath using moss and fresh flowers to hang on your door in readiness for Easter.||£39.50|
|Flower Pressing Workshop||Saturday, 11th May 2019||10am - 12pm||We will guide you through the techniques required to press a variety of flowers before working with pre-pressed stems and leaves to create cards, keepsakes and designs for framing. Advice will also be given on best practices for mounting and framing your own designs. Each delegate will choose a variety of seasonal flowers to work with and will be provided with their own personalised flower press to take home at the end of the workshop. All flowers, materials and refreshments included.||£85.00|
|Flower Arranging: Working with Gypsophila||Saturday, 8th June 2019||1pm-3pm||Gypsophila, or Baby's Breath as it's otherwise known, is a hugely popular flower; this workshop will look at ways to utilise the flower and how to create buttonholes, bouquets and wreaths using the stems.||£45.00|
|Vintage Vessel Display||Saturday, 22nd June 2019||10am - 12pm||Vintage flower styling is hugely popular - this workshops allows for delegates to create a timeless vintage arrangement in a vintage vessel such as tea cup or bowl. All materials are provided.||£55.00|
|Introduction to Floristry Course||4 week course Each Wednesday 4th, 11th, 18th, 25th September 2019||10am - 2pm Wednesday's||A four week intensive course that will introduce you to floristry techniques and arrangements. We will cover a wide variety of aspects from suppliers and conditioning flowers to wiring methods and floral designs. This course is ideal for beginners or somebody with novice experience who wants to pursue a career as a florist or has a keen interest in flower arranging. You will be presented with a certificate upon completing this course (non-accredited).||£420.00|
|Autumnal Door Wreath||Saturday, 12th October 2019||10am-12pm||Create an Autumn Wreath using moss along with foliage and a mix of dried and fresh flowers to hang on your door this Autumn.||£39.50|
|Contemporary Halloween Display||Thursday 24th October 2018||10am - 12pm||Create a contemporary fresh flower arrangement ready for Halloween.||£48.00|
|Christmas Door Wreath Workshop (Norton Village Hall)||Saturday, 30th November 2019||10am-12pm||Design & create your own Christmas door wreath to take home.||£39.50|
|Christmas Door Wreath Workshop (Norton Village Hall)||Saturday, 30th November 2019||1.30pm-3.30pm||Design & create your own Christmas door wreath to take home.||£39.50|
|Christmas Door Wreath Workshop (Norton Village Hall)||Saturday, 7th December 2018||10am-12pm||Design & create your own Christmas door wreath to take home.||£39.50|
|Christmas Door Wreath Workshop (Norton Village Hall)||Saturday, 7th December 2019||1.30pm-3.30pm||Design & create your own Christmas door wreath to take home.||£39.50|
|Christmas Door Wreath Workshop (Norton Village Hall)||Saturday, 14th December 2019||10am-12pm||Design & create your own Christmas door wreath to take home.||£39.50|
|Christmas Door Wreath Workshop (Norton Village Hall)||Saturday, 14th December 2019||1.30pm-3.30pm||Design & create your own Christmas door wreath to take home.||£39.50|
Big Little Things flower shop offers floristry workshops throughout Shropshire, including Telford, Ironbridge and Shrewsbury. These one day course include seasonal flower arranging, how to create your own wedding day flowers and Christmas wreath making courses. To enquire email email@example.com
We also welcome enquiries for bespoke courses. If you have a special occasion that you would like to celebrate or team building at a corporate event, get in touch and we can tailor make a workshop to suit your requirements. We are able to accommodate parties of up to 10 delegates in our shop during the day or of an evening. For larger numbers please contact us to discuss details. Alternatively we can come to you!
WORKSHOPS FOR LITTLE PEOPLE
Enjoy some stay and play Summer holiday club fun while you enjoy shop or sit in the sun!
|WORKSHOP||DATE||TIME||PRICE PER CHILD|
|Mini Flower Arrangement||Wednedsay, 3rd August 2016||10.30am - 12.00pm||£12.00|
|Mini Flower Arrangement||Wednesday, 10th August 2016||10.30am - 12.00pm||£12.00|
|Mini Flower Arrangement||Wednesday, 17th August 2016||10.30am - 12.00pm||£12.00|