Enjoy learning the art of floristry in the peaceful surround of our studio’s walled courtyard garden at Caherlag House in Glanmire.
While our signature “just picked from the garden” luxurious and natural style may look effortless, it is actually considered and purely intentional, seeking to celebrate and compliment the unique beauty, shape and individuality of each flower.
At this intensive design course we will cover the fundamentals of design theory and the mechanics needed for you to create your very own foam free, natural and garden inspired masterpieces
You will learn the following:
Fundamentals of Design and Colour Theory
How to Select and Condition Flowers
Foam Free Floral Mechanics
How to Make a Bouquet
How to Select a Vase
How to Make a Table Centrepiece
How to Style a Table
How to Make a Wreath
How to Make an Urn Arrangement
How to Make a Floral Table Runner
Whether you are seeking to enhance your floral knowledge for your own enjoyment and home, to create for friends and family, or to gain experience for a potential career in floristry, our course is designed to give you the foundation of knowledge and confidence needed to bring your own creative flair to every floral project.
This course is suitable for inspired beginners with a love of nature and flowers who would like to learn a modern, natural and eco friendly style of floristry with a design led focus on colour, texture and seasonality. Details
Parking is limited, so if booking with a friend we kindly request that you carpool if possible and park in our driveway.
Please try to arrive 10 minutes early to get settled. Lunch will be served for our full day course and our evening courses will include Tea and Coffee and light refreshments.
Bundle up as is weather appropriate, our workshops are held in our outdoor purpose built and covered pergola. Flooded with natural light, yet still providing lots of fresh air and ventilation, it’s an ideal activity space
All flowers, mechanics, vessels, beverages and refreshments are included in the course price. Tools are provided.
Choose “Store Pickup” at Checkout. Then select the first date of your Workshop and any available time slot. A physical Ticket won’t be issued, your name/email confirmation is fine.
Autumn Harvest Inspired Installations October 3rd & 4th, 10-4pm
Welcome in the vibrant colour and texture that Autumn brings by escaping with us to our studio within the peaceful walled courtyard garden of Caherlag House to learn the design fundamentals and eco friendly mechanics needed to create Autumnal Harvest Inspired Installations.
At this hands on course we will use foam free mechanics and seasons best selection of both fresh and dry flowers, foliage and grasses and produce to create the following installations:
Once created we will walk through the steps of staging and the photographic best practices ideas to capture inspiring and artistic images.
A workshop with us makes a wonderful gift, for yourself or someone special and the perfect activity for friends and loved ones to do together whilst catching up.
Dressing in layers is always a good idea as our workshops are held in our outdoor purpose built pergola. Flooded with natural light, yet still providing lots of fresh air and ventilation, it’s an ideal activity and space.
Spaces are limited to ensure quality 1-1 support and instruction for everyone as needed.
Whether you come on your own or with another flower lover, we guarantee a relaxed and fun afternoon, filling your senses and tapping into your inner floral designer.
*Note, photo provided is of a summer arrangement.
Please arrive 10 minutes early for your workshop.
Lunch, Tea and coffee will be served.
Workshop will take place outdoors and protected under our lovely covered and enclosed pergola, so no fear of inclement weather.
Choose “Store Pickup” at Checkout. Then select The date of your workshop and any available time slot. A physical Ticket won’t be issued, your name/email confirmation is fine on the day.
Please Note: Flowers, Mechanics and Vessels etc are provided for creative use at this workshop but will not be taken home at the end of the course. All photos and imagery of your work are yours to keep.
In the Gift Note Section on The Cart page, please let us know if you have any food allergies we should know about.