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Floristry Essentials Workshop: An Introduction

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This short course, suitable for the complete beginner, will introduce you to the techniques needed to condition floral materials, before moving on to creating arrangements, hand tied bouquets and small wired designs. This course is designed to provide you with a fun introduction to basic floristry techniques, and will give you an opportunity to create a variety of floral designs for beginners. You will focus on the use of materials, colours and textures to create interesting and beautiful floral design.

Entry requirements

No previous experience or qualifications are needed to take part in this course.

Course content

During the course you will be able to practise basic techniques using a range of different media. The workshop will focus on modern arrangements, simple hand tied designs and accessories. The course is designed to be flexible to meet the interests of the group.

Assessment methods

There will be no formal assessments on this course.

Further study and career options

On completion of this course you can progress on to the more advanced floristry courses offered at Bedford College, such as Floristry Skills: Hand Tied & Floral Arrangements.

Additional information

All flowers needed for this course are included in the course fee. It is recommended you provide your own apron.

Course Information & How to Apply

This course runs on multiple occasions. Choose the date most appropriate for you.

Please call our Customer Contact team on 01234 291000 to book onto this course. Alternatively you can visit our Customer Contact team at our Cauldwell Street campus. View our opening hours.

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
1 day 05/10/2019 Sat 9.30 am - 12.30 pm £50 Shuttleworth College B825
1 day 21/03/2020 Sat 9.30 am - 12.30 pm £50 Shuttleworth College B825S1

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