Formally known as South Downs Floristry School
Floristry Beginners and Beyond -Online course
Join over 500 students in over 60 countries!
This is a leisure course to be enjoyed at your own speed, with the luxury of inclusive Online Tutor support.
The course is a stepping stone for those who love flowers as a hobby or if you are thinking about a new career or job opportunity.. Floristry is a fantastically creative subject and whilst it is a hands-on discipline it is vital that you gain underpinning knowledge to understand the subject in full. The more you learn, you understand what a lot there is still to learn! The course has been written by a Head of Floristry, a practicing florist and a English tutor with an absolute wealth of experience
A brief history of floristry - you will learn about where our modern day designs originate, and how they still influence designs today
Care and conditioning of flowers and houseplants - you will learn professional tricks of the trade to make your flowers and plants last so much longer.
Basic colour theory and how to use it with flowers - you will learn how to blend colours like a professional florist.
Creating a buttonhole and boutonnieres - you will learn a step by step processes to create a wedding buttonhole.
Buying tips –you will learn how to identify and how to pick the perfect flowers for optimum freshness.
Creating a Hand tied Bouquet -an easy to follow step by step process to create stunning bouquets
Creating a Gift wrapped Cone wrapped Bouquet - learn presentation skills and how to wrap flowers like a professional florist
How to create a Floral Crown - amaze your friends by making a pretty floral crown to wear at festivals - easy to follow step by step process
Progression course - The Principles and Elements of Floral design
Cost 149 USD$ (£120)
Educational discount available for Schools and Colleges