Floristry workshops 2021 / 2022

On our floral workshops, you will learn a variety of skills and receive expert guided instruction. Our classes are small and relaxed and aimed at the complete beginner.  All materials and flowers are included as well as cakes and tea or coffee.

Some skills You will learn:

  • Where to source flowers and sundries
  • Using seasonal flowers and colours
  • Using floristry tape (para film)
  • Conditioning and storing your flowers
  • Suitable flowers for each design
  • Wiring techniques
  • Spiralling techniques
  • Mossing


‘Learn how to make your wedding flowers’ May 2021

On this workshop (part 1) you will learn a variety of skills, including wiring & spiralling techniques – by the end of the workshop you will have made wedding posy, a buttonhole and a corsage.

Dates & times: –

May 29th and 30th 2021 (contact us for other dates)

From to 12.30 noon. Price £99.00


‘Flower Crown’ August 2021

Using beautiful summer flowers, we will show you how to design and construct your own flower crown. Suitable for weddings, festivals and garden parties. This workshop is popular for hen parties, birthday parties and ‘team building’ days as well as for anyone wanting to learn about floristry and make some of their wedding flowers.

Dates & times: –

August 7th 2021

From 9.30am to 12.30 noon. Price £50.00


‘The perfect gift, September 2021

This is a creative workshop aimed at anyone interested in floristry and making their own floral gifts. Classes are informal and fun. Using a selection of colourful & seasonal flowers and foliage, you will learn how to make up a stylish handtied gift bouquet and gift wrap it like a pro. We will also demonstrate how to aqua pack the gift.

Dates & times: –

September 20th

From 10am to 12 noon. Price £55.00


‘Floral jewellery’ October 2021

On this workshop, you will design a delicate fresh floral necklace and matching bracelet, perfect for proms, parties and weddings or just for enjoyment.

Dates & times: –

October 23th

From 9.30am to 12 noon. Price £45.00


‘Christmas door wreath’ December 2021

Get into the Christmas spirit with this festive workshop.

Learn how to construct a beautiful fresh and fragrant door wreath using a selection of berries, cinnamon sticks, dried apple and orange slices, pine cones and season foliage, finish off your creation with a luxurious ribbon. We will also show you how to convert it into a table centre.

Dates & times: –

December 4th

From 9.30am to 12.30 noon. Price £65.00


Large installation design, May 2022

This is a new workshop, where you will be part of a small team creating a 2m floral Moongate archway. It’s ideal for anyone with some floristry experience that wants the opportunity to learn how to construct a large-scale design and add photos to their portfolio

Price £85.00

Dates & times: –

May 28th

From 9.00 am – 12.30 noon


Vase arrangement workshop- June 2022

Vase arrangements are versatile and can be used to decorate many areas of the home/workplace. They make a lovely table centre or are equally impressive in a hallway, on a mantelpiece or on a windowsill.

Price £60 with vase or £45 without (bring your own)

All flowers and foliage are included.

Dates & times: –

Sunday June 26th

9.30am to 11am


Tuition only option

If you would prefer to bring your own flowers and materials you have the option of booking onto any of our workshops (except the’ large-scale design’ ) the cost would be £29.00.

We will send you a list of flowers and materials you should bring along with you. Tea/coffee and cake are still included as are all wires, tape and oasis where needed.


Venue: – The Whiteway Centre, Whiteway Lane, Rottingdean, Brighton. BN2 7HB

Parking is available but limited. Please phone to book a place: – 01273 640232 or email us at: