Floristry Foundations

Start your floristry journey in this popular 'beginners level' 6-Week Floristry Course where you will learn the fundamentals of European Floral Design

      Starting on Saturday 28th July 2018            for 6 weeks (10am-1pm) 

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Laugh, create and get inspired as you discover your passion for flower arranging under the expert guidance of Iris Pich.


​During Floristry Foundations you will explore Symmetry with a range of designs constructed in a base medium (floral foam) and also includes wiring skills and bouquet making.

You'll also leave with a good grasp on the skills you can then implement in future flower designing for weddings and every day work.

Fresh flowers are included in your first session. Take home your completed designs and wow your friends and loved ones.

COURSE CONTENT

Session 1

Symmetrical Posy Bowl Arrangement - Compact

Introduction into Flower arranging, What is Symmetry, how to soak Base mediums, how to use our floristry tools correctly, how to wire a Gerbera?, what is point relation?

Session 2

Symmetrical Pot Arrangement -Loose and Airy

What is Active/Passive Form? What is staggering technique,Re-cap on point relation, use of tools especially knife

Session 3

Decorative Table Decoration, Long and Low with One or More Candles

How to anchor a candle into a base medium, how to prep materials for a table deco, re-enforcing learning outcomes from session 1+2

Session 4

Basic Buttonhole and Dress-Corsage

Why and how to use wires and tapes correctly, what gauge wire for what material? How to assemble a wired product.

Session 5

Posy Style Bouquet -  Compact

How to make a short stemmed bouquet? What is spiralling technique? How to tie-off the bouquet and how to professionally finish with a wrap.

Session 6

Strauss Design - Looser Outline

Re-enforce spiralling technique, tying and wrapping of a long-stemmed bouquet.

PRAISE AND TESTIMONIALS

"I had such an excellent experience with Floristry Foundations. Iris is a wonderful teacher, so friendly and encouraging and approachable. The wealth of knowledge and examples of techniques shown throughout the course made it a truly educational journey as well as a whole lot of fun"

Renee Botman

"I really enjoyed the Floristry Foundations Course. It helped me develop practical skills and was taught at a level that I understood having nil floristry experience. Iris was a very positive and knowledgeable teacher."

Kate Belu

"Highly recommend Floristry Foundations for anyone interested in learning basic floristry technique in an environment that is encouraging of personal creativity. Loved every session and want to do more."

Sarah Shaw

"The Fun With Flowers workshop was fantastic and I would highly recommend it to any (and all!) of my family and friends! Iris is a wonderful teacher whose passion for floristry turns learning into a very enjoyable experience, and I will definately be returning to complete one of the 6 week courses!"

Bridey Arvidson

"FDS is where my floristry passion blossomed, so happy to see it going strong"

Kira Jade

WHAT TO BRING

  •  Bring an appetite to learn, an appreciation of nature's beauty... and a big smile
  • Materials and fresh flowers will be provided for the first session. However further resources, and tools can be purchased for future use in courses, so consider bringing your purse/ wallet
  • Bring Your Phone and camera. Taking photos and social media is encouraged!
  • Click here to find out about the Floristry Tools & Sundries we would recommend for you in this handy kit.

WHAT TO WEAR

  • Please come wearing enclosed, non-slip footwear, long hair tied back, and comfortable clothing
  • You will be working with natural materials, sharp utensils and water so don't wear anything too precious

WHERE TO GO

62 Sherington Rd. Greenwood, WA 6024

Start your floristry journey with Flower Design School Today

Payment Options: 1 x $579 or 2 monthly payments of $300

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