may, 2020

2020sun17may10:00 am2:00 pmFlowers: Floral Foam Free Day (MAY DAY SCHOOL)Coleridge Community CollegeDay:Sunday


(Sunday) 10:00 am - 2:00 pm


Coleridge Community College

Radegund Rd, Cambridge CB1 3RJ


Course details

Brief Description:

This one day workshop covers tips and tricks to successfully create floral arrangements without using floral foam. You will watch a demo showing you tips and tricks for successful floral arrangements in containers and then complete a beautiful design for yourself that you can take home. Learn to arrange flowers where you want them without using floral foam in an environmentally friendly way.
All materials are included in the course fee

Previous Experience and Knowledge Needed?

None required. Just a love of flowers

Learning Outcomes:

By the end of the course, you will have the opportunity to:
• Create beautiful flowers and foliage arrangements without using floral foam
• Learn tips to prepare, handle and arrange your flowers to prolong their cut flower life

Extra costs on the course for example text book, materials or equipment:

All materials required are included in the course fee.

For the first session you will need to bring:

Strong scissors (and secateurs if you have them). Bin bag. Apron. You might like hand wipes as flower can get messy. Remember to bring glasses for close work if you need them. A bag with a tea towel or bubble wrap to transport your finished piece home.
Please notify the college of any plant allergies before the course. Drinks available.

On completion of this course, what might your next steps be?

Flower arranging leisure course on Wednesday evenings at Coleridge
Further floral workshops eg festive autumn workshop


Helen AllenI have many years’ experience in floral design with my creations appearing in international magazines. I won ‘student of the year’ for my ANC floristry exam. Being freelance as ‘Verdila flowers’ I teach many different groups including sheltered schemes, and I am busy with wedding and event work especially in the summer months.


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