Jan
7
to Dec 11

1 to 1 floristry training - dates by arrangement

  • Doddington Hall LN6 4RU UK (map)
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1 to 1 floristry training

Are you a flower grower who would like to expand your floristry skills? Or a florist who would like to use more British flowers in your work? Or would you simply like to learn some floristry skills on a course tailored to your requirements? I offer one to one training tailored specifically to you. Because I am a grower and a florist I have experience of both sides so can help you to expand your skills. If you have never done any floristry before then I am an experienced teacher and you can learn a new skill in a relaxed and supportive environment.  Contact me to see how I can help. From £400.

 

 

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Jan
31
to Jul 4

Flower School at Harlow Carr

The Harlow Carr flower school will run over a six month period and is aimed at those people who wish to pursue flower farming or floristry as a career in these industry tailored sessions. The course is run by Rachel Petheram alongside guest lecturers who bring their particular expertise to the course. The course is tailored towards using seasonal and sustainable materials and will give you the knowledge and confidence to find your own style and kick-start a career with flowers or take an existing business to the next level.

To book you must go through Harlow Carr - details here

https://www.rhs.org.uk/education-learning/pdf/courses-and-workshops/harlow-carr/harlow-carr-courses.pdf

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Apr
24
10:00 AM10:00

Jam jar posies

If you grow flowers one of the greatest pleasures is cutting them from the garden to arrange at home.  This course is perfect if you love cutting bits and bobs from the garden but are not quite sure what to do with them!  It would also be useful if you are planning an event and would like to make your own informal table centres.  Rachel will show you how to make posies in jam jars and you will make two to take away with you.

Tea/coffee and all your flowers are included 

£60 

8 people MAX

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May
29
10:00 AM10:00

How to make a hand-tied bouquet

Using the best of the flowers from Rachel's cutting garden you will learn how to design and make hand-tied bouquets. You will make a jam jar posy and a large aqua packed bouquet and will leave with a skill that you will use forever!

Tea/coffee/lunch and all your flowers are included.

£110. 

8 people MAX

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Jul
2
10:00 AM10:00

Floral Garden Party

This course will be held at The Walled Garden at Beeston Fields – a secret garden tucked away on the outskirts of Nottingham.  We have exclusive use of the garden for the day and we will fill the space with flowers. We will design a tablescape, dress the central gazebo and anything else you feel needs flowering! We will work collaboratively using British grown seasonal flowers to create a gorgeous flowery extravaganza. This course is suitable for anyone looking to hone their creative skills, and would be perfect if you are planning a party or celebration. Lunch, refreshments and all materials are provided

£165

6 people max

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Jul
9
10:00 AM10:00

Edible flowers and botanical cocktails

Many of the flowers in the cutting garden can be used in cooking and in botanical cocktails. Rachel will show you how to make the most of the edible flowers in your garden and share ideas for cooking and for infusing into gin and vodka to make delicious cocktails. You will then make an edible bouquet to take away with you.

Tea/coffee/lunch and your flowers are included

£95

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Aug
13
10:00 AM10:00

Floral Retreat

  • The Walled Garden at Beeston Fields (map)
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This course will be held at The Walled Garden at Beeston Fields – a secret garden tucked away on the outskirts of Nottingham.  This course is for anyone who is feeling a bit exhausted, stuck in a rut, in the need of some space to breathe. This course is a way of using creativity as a path for healing, self-discovery and personal development. Using flowers as art therapy is a relaxing and mindful way of empowering you to realise your full potential or to give yourself some space to just be. Lunch, refreshments and all materials are provided.

£110

6 people MAX

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Sep
10
10:00 AM10:00

Wild floristry

Do you walk on the wild side? Do you like your flowers to be loose, free flowing and just picked? Do you like a bit of rummaging in the hedgerow? If so then this course is perfect for you. Learn how to make abundant arrangements focusing on shapes, colours and textures of natural seasonal materials.

Tea/coffee/lunch included as well as your flowers and containers.

£150

6 people MAX

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Sep
17
10:00 AM10:00

How to grow cut flowers

Everything you need to know about growing flowers for cutting. This course is suitable for those wanting to grow cut flowers for business or pleasure.  It is appropriate for all levels of gardening experience. Tea/coffee/lunch are included as well as notes and a tray of seeds to get you started.

£85

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Dec
10
10:00 AM10:00

Christmas wreaths

In this lovely festive course Rachel will show you how to make a mossed wreath using seasonal materials. You will make your own luxury wreath to take away for your front door and a fabulous skill that you can use all year round.

Tea/coffee/lunch and all your materials are included

£95

8 people MAX SOLD OUT

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Dec
11
10:00 AM10:00

Christmas wreaths

In this lovely festive course Rachel will show you how to make a mossed wreath using seasonal materials. You will make your own luxury wreath to take away for your front door and a fabulous skill that you can use all year round.

Tea/coffee/lunch and all your materials are included

£95

8 people MAX

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Mar
20
10:00 AM10:00

How to grow cut flowers

Everything you need to know about growing flowers for cutting. This course is suitable for anyone wanting to grow cut flowers for business or pleasure.  It is appropriate for all levels of gardening experience. Tea/coffee/lunch are included as well as notes and a tray of seeds to get you started.

£85 SOLD OUT

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