2017 Workshop and Demonstration Program
Our Workshops are created and designed especially for you. The Workshops take place in our purpose-built studio on the 2nd floor, which provides the ideal surrounding to absorb everything you’re shown and to have fun too. Workshops are designed to cater for all abilities from novices to advanced florists.
Our Designers -
Robin White who has been a commercial florist for over 30 years. His work has included many prestigious weddings throughout Europe. Robin has competed at RHS Chelsea winning many gold medals, Best in Show and more gold medals at countless national competitions. Robins energy, charismatic approach, attention to detail and design make him one of the most popular demonstrators in the South East of England.
Sian Johnson An award winning florist who has competed at Chelsea Flower Show and lots of other competitions. She's created flower designs for large events such as the launch of the Britannia Cruse Ship in Southampton. Having been in the industry for over 10 years and working for a number of Kent and London based florists, Sian has attended master classes with top florists such as Karen Tran, Liz & Claire Cowling and Amy Curtis. An enthusiastic florist with a passion to achieve even more in the industry and change herself in 2017.
Ellouise Hasler-Stott Having only moved into floristry 3 years ago, Ellouise has archived an enormous amount including 2 Chelsea Flower Show Medals and a place in the final of UK Woldskills. She already demonstrates and competes all over the country and now workshops are her new passion. Ellouise is full of enthusiasm to share with everyone and wants to help you archive your own bespoke styles and ideas. Her ideas, energy and attention to detail is easily seen within her work.
There’s no mistaking the sense of pride and achievement you feel, when you take home your own creations.
EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT YOUR WORKSHOP
West Malling Flowers is in the centre of a picturesque town with many cafes and restaurants on the door step. An ideal place for a glass of wine or a bite to eat with friends before or after our workshops.
Workshops are all run in the evening beginning at 6.45pm and finish at approx. 8.30pm
Workshops have a maximum of 8 places and are £45 each. (unless otherwise stated)
A £10 deposit per person is required at time of booking (non-refundable or transferable if cancelled within 48 hours of the booked workshop)
- All the equipment and materials you need including, containers, flowers and foliage
- And refreshments
You take away:
- All of your own designs including containers
- New skills and techniques that you’ll be able to enjoy for years to come
- The memories of an enjoyable experience
These evenings are full of fun and advice and are very popular @ £20 each
At the end of the evening we raffle off all the pieces demonstrated, so there's always a chance you'll go home with a unique design.
|Thursday 26th||Pumpkin Punch||Designer - Sian Johnson||Arrangement of diffrent flowers and textures made in a Pumpkin - 4 Spaces Left|
- Christmas 2017
|Wednesday 29th||Available for a Private Class||Designer - Ellouise Hasler-Stott||Private Classes are for 6 to 8 People in one group. - SOLD OUT|
|Thursday 30th||Festive Door Wreaths||Designer - Ellouise Hasler-Stott||Create and decorate a mixed foliage door wreath - SOLD OUT|
|Friday 1st||Festive Door Wreaths||Designer - Sian Johnson||Create and decorate a mixed foliage door wreath - SOLD OUT|
|Monday 4th||Elegant Door Wreaths||Designer - Sian Johnson||Create a mixed foliage and flower door wreath - SOLD OUT|
|Tuesday 5th||Festive Door Wreaths||Designer - Ellouise Hasler-Stott||Create and decorate a mixed foliage door wreath - SOLD OUT|
|Wednesday 6th||Festive Door Wreaths||Designer - Sian Johnson||Create and decorate a mixed foliage door wreath - SOLD OUT|
|Thursday 7th||*** Demonstration Evening ***||Ellouise Hasler-Stott & Sian Johnson||Venue - The Swan, West Malling - Starts 7pm Tickets £20 each **LAST FEW SPACES REMAINING**|
|Friday 8th||Elegant Door Wreaths||Designer - Ellouise Hasler-Stott||Create a mixed foliage and flower door wreath - SOLD OUT|
|Monday 11th||Snowflake Sparkle||Designer - Sian Johnson||All round tall arrangement in white flowers with lots of sparkle - 1 Space Left|
|Tuesday 12th||Scents of Christmas||Designer - Ellouise Hasler-Stott||All round low arrangement in rich red flowers with added scents of Christmas - 1 Space Left|
|Wednesday 13th||Mantelpiece Arrangement||Designer - Sian Johnson||A long and low front facing arrangement - SOLD OUT|
|Thursday 14th||Traditional Festive Table Arrangement||Designer - Ellouise Hasler-Stott||A low table arrangement with candles - 3 Spaces Left|
|Friday 15th||Winter White Table Arrangement||Designer - Sian Johnson||A low table arrangement in whites with candles - 2 Spaces Left|
|Monday 18th||Traditional Festive Table Arrangement||Designer - Ellouise Hasler-Stott||A low table arrangement with candles - SOLD OUT|
|Tuesday 19th||Traditional Festive Table Arrangement||Designer - Sian Johnson||A low table arrangement with candles - SOLD OUT|
Gift Vouchers are available for all workshops.
For more information, contact us now: 01732 874874