If you’re interested in learning how to arrange flowers or know someone who is, then you have landed in the right place!
We deliver workshops, courses and classes for everyone - so if you're a complete beginner and want to create something for pleasure, we have many half and full day workshops, or if you are interested in becoming a florist or would like more in-depth knowledge we also have more intensive courses.
Workshops are held at our studio in Harby in the stunning Vale of Belvoir (not far from Belvoir Castle). We are also happy to deliver a workshop at your choice of venue
Gift Vouchers are available for our workshops and these make ideal presents
We can also organise floral get togethers for a group of people at our venue or at yours - ask us for more information about this -
Great for Hen nights and girlie get togethers.
Course materials/flowers – Everything is included, you just need to turn up and we take care of everything else.
You take your creations home with you to enjoy and to show off your talents.
Refreshments - All courses include food!
Venue – The venue is our light and airy studio at Vale Cottage, Harby in the picturesque Vale of Belvoir, ideal for Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and Lincolnshire and for those who travel from further afield. We regularly have attendees from all over the UK
Our courses cover a wide range of floristry styles - from rustic to contemporary. Our Wedding flowers workshop being a must for any aspiring DIY brides-to-be, our wreath making course a real treat for craft-lovers and our Team Building courses always make for a very unique corporate experience.
Every workshop is taught by Totally Flowers Director Susan Martorano, herself a City and Guilds qualified adult education teacher, and starts with a welcome cup of coffee.
Places fill up quickly, it is advisable to book early.
Lovely surroundings, friendly welcome, expert tuition and good food
You don't need to bring anything with you to our workshops, just come to our light and airy studio, have a lovely time, learn new skills and take home your fabulous creation
WORKSHOP PROGRAMME 2017
(click on workshop title for more information)
16/17/18 January Beginners Floristry*
4 February Wedding Flowers - Hand tied Bridal Bouquet*
8 February Wedding Flowers - Tablecentres*
9 February Funeral Flowers - Wreath and cushion*
10 February Flower Arranging Taster
15 February Wedding Flowers - Cascading Bouquet*
16 February Funeral Flowers - Double & Single ended sprays*
22 February Wedding Flowers - Boutonnieres/Corsages/crowns*
23 February Funeral Flowers - Letters and sheafs*
25 February Flowers for Home
1 March Contemporary Floral Design
2 March DIY Wedding Flowers
6 March Branches and Blooms
8 March Wedding Flowers - Costings/business*
9 March Funeral Flowers - Biodegradble/natural*
11 March Hand tied aquapack and wrapping
15 March Flowers on a Cakestand!
16 March Funeral Flowers - Costings/business*
20 March Arranging Flowers from Your Garden
24 March Rustic Table Arrangement Fully booked
25 March Mother's Day
29 March Tropical Florals
31 March Supermarket Flowers
1 April Spring Flower Arrangement Fully booked
5/6 April Intermediate Floristry
7 April Compote Arrangement
8 April Stunning Candelabra
12 April Easter Wreath
12 April Easter Flower Arrangement
12 April Easter Basket
22 April Vintage - Flowers on a Cakestand
3/4/5 May Beginners Floristry*
6 May Hand tied Aquapack and wrapping
10/11 May 2 day DIY Wedding Flowers
17 May Flowers, Jam Jars and Jugs Fully booked
18 May Romantic Urn Table Arrangement
31 May Boho Chic!
1 June Flower Arranging Taster
2 June DIY Wedding Flowers
3 June Supermarket Flowers
7 June Large Scale Arrangments
9 June Flowers, jam jars and jugs
10 June Stunning Lush Summer Flower Arrangement
12 June Summer Couture Bouquet
15 June Antique Roses - Victorian Style
17 June Martini Vase and Rose Bowl
21 June Arranging Flowers from your Garden
22 June Hand tied aqua pack and wrapping
23 June Flowers on a Cakestand!
24 June Seasonal Woodland Design
26/27/28 June Setting up a Floristry Business*
5 July Contemporary Floral Design
6 July Compote Arrangement
7 July Let's go foraging!
12 July Summer Couture Bouquet
13 July Arranging with Wild Summer Flowers
14 July Flowers for Home
6 September Large Scale Arrangements
7 September Romantic Urn Table Arrangement
9 September DIY Wedding Flowers
13/14 September Learn to teach your craft skill to others
18 September Arranging Flowers from Your Garden
20 September Flowers on a Cakestand!
22 September Contemporary Floral Design
23 September Running a Flower Shop (Introduction)
29 September Supermarket Flowers
30 September Hand tied aqua pack and wrapping
4/5/6 October Beginners Floristry*
12 October Rustic Table Arrangement
14 October Xmas Wreath - to sell at fairs etc*
27 October Autumn Berries and Blooms
28 October Halloween Arrangement in Pumpkin
2 November Compote Arrangement
6 November Seasonal Woodland Design
9 November Flowers for Home
30 November Studio Day for Wreath Making*
2 December Decorate a Fresh Spruce Door Wreath
7 December Xmas Door Wreath - traditional moss
9 December Xmas Door Wreath - traditional moss
10 December Xmas Display in Large Crate
11 December Xmas Door Wreath - oasis ring
13 December Xmas Door Wreath - traditional moss
14 December Xmas Flower Arrangement
15 December Xmas Fireplace/stairs Garland
16 December Snowman!
20 December Xmas Table Centre with Roses
Bespoke one -one tuition
Workshops maked with a * are all part of our Floristry Career Series. For more information, please get in touch
If you would like to attend one of the above workshops but on a different date, please get in touch and we will arrange it
ONE-ONE FLOWER ARRANGING TUITION TAILORED TO YOUR REQUIREMENTS. Please contact us for more information
We can come to you - we can teach groups of people in you home, office or any other venue
GIFT VOUCHERS AVAILABLE
If there is something else you would like to learn? Just let us know
Gift vouchers are available for all our workshops
If you have any questions please call Susan 07738 556949
We look forward to seeing you.