Join Sophie from SA Floristry and learn how to create a stunning handtied bouquet of flowers. Mastering the shape and the classic spiralled stem technique.
This workshop is ideal for beginners or more experienced flower arrangers who are interested in learning the how to create a hand-tied flower bouquet and different professional gift-wrapping techniques - perfect for you to create your very own gift bouquets.
You will be encouraged to experiment with seasonal flowers and foliages to create your own design.
By the end of the workshop, you will have learnt:
1. How to correctly condition your flowers and foliages for easy use and longevity
2. The botanical names for the fresh materials used
3. How to correctly spiral stems to create that classic round shape
4. How the technique can be used for vase arrangements
5. Different gift-wrapping techniques
All materials will be provided, including beautiful seasonal flowers and foliages. You will get to take home your own beautiful hand-tied flower bouquet, gift wrapped in a cellophane water ‘bomb’ and gift bag. Please bring along a sharp pair of scissors or secateurs. Also, you may wish to bring an apron to wear to protect your clothing.
**Notice for attendees - we're just off the high street, diagonally opposite Costa (through the arch). There is no parking on-site, instead we encourage you to use the free car park (Saturday & Sunday only) behind Aragon Housing Association - accessed via Chandos Road & Katherine’s Gardens or find suitable on-road parking nearby.