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

WORKSHOP DATE TIME DESCRIPTION PRICE
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 hello@biglittlethings.co.uk

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