Hampshire Florist Academy
Exciting news, we have joined together with a fellow Award Winning Florist Lynda Robson-Thompson from Exclusively Weddings to launch a new School of Floristry, offering courses for anyone wanting to become a Professional Florist.
Are you thinking of becoming a wedding florist or would like to extend your wedding floristry skills?
An exciting opportunity has been created by two Award Winning Hampshire Wedding Florists Jo Hicks from Jo Hicks Flowers and Lynda Robson from Exclusively Weddings who are coming together to provide a hands on one day workshop on:
Sunday 29th April from 9:30am to 5:00pm.
Materials, lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Your chance to learn from the experts.
Full tuition and your chance to ask anything you like about running a Wedding Florist business.
For more information email:
Christmas Workshop 2018
Venue: Noadswood School, Dibden Purlieu, Southampton
CHRISTMAS WREATH WORKSHOP INFORMATION SHEET
Saturday 8th December 2018
Session one 10.00am to 12.00 noon
Session two 1.00pm to 3.00pm
No experience is necessary and we cater for all abilities whether you are a returning Student or a complete novice. We guarantee you will leave our workshop with a lovely wreath to last the whole of the festive season for your front door.
(please note these wreaths last best if hung on outside doorways but will keep well on inside doors for those living in flats etc as long as it is kept watered regularly).
Children over the age of 8 are welcome to attend this course as long as they are accompanied by an adult.
Cost held at 2015 price of £45 per person to include materials and full tuition:
ribbon for hanging
Dried Orange slices
Dried apple slices
Cinnamon sticks and ribbon to tie Mini baubles in colour of your choice wires to attaching
Tea/coffee cake or mince pie
Other decorations and/or extra decorations similar to those included can be purchased on the day. Scissors will be available to use for those who do not own florist scissors or secateurs.
You will also need:
Dust pan and brush, Bin liner for rubbish, plastic bag or bin liner to use in car for finished wreath as it will be wet. Scissors if you have them. Spare bag for any spare decorations you have left to take home.
Please feel free to bring along any extra foliage, decorations or battery powered lights and we will be very happy to teach you how to attach them.
It is all about having fun and really up to you as to how you would like your finished product to look. Every wreath is individual and everyone has different ideas, however with the products included you will not necessarily have to add any extras.
Also available on the day will be floral foam for sale and decorations for those wanting supplies to make further arrangements at home.
Ideas for extra decorations you might want to bring:
fruit such as satsumas (small ones) twine or raffia
Noadswood, North Road, Dibden Purlieu, Southampton, Hampshire, SO45 4ZF.
LOCATION: upon arriving at the school turn right and park in the car park on the right. There will be a sign board outside. We will be located in the Science block, entry via side of the school. Once inside turn right and look for the first classroom on the left.
Cash: deliver to 7 Wadmore Close, Hythe, SO45 6JW. Please leave in marked envelope and post through main front door, not porch.
Online: direct payment via BACS to account Jo Hicks Flowers sort code 40-25-24
account number: 91450689. Please use account invoice number and name as reference.
Jo Hicks Flowers,
7 Wadmore Close,
Hythe, Southampton, SO45 6JW.
email: email@example.com Tel: 02380 846221 or 07979 373705 web: www.johicksflowers.co.uk
Are you a group or organisation, maybe a group of teachers or similar? …. let us come to you.
We can run private flowers for fun sessions to include seasonal such as halloween or Christmas workshops. As long as you have space to accommodate your group just let us know and we will work out a bespoke package price for you. Usually all we require are 10 or more people to attend.
Call 07979 373705 0r emal: info@Johicksflowers.co.uk
Hen Parties or Private Parties Flowers for Fun
If you are planning a hen party with lots of different activities why not incorporate a floral head garland. We provide all the materials and come to your chosen venue. Usually classes are around 2 to 3 hours depending on what you would like to make. Prices from £25 per person.
If you would like a one to one class this can be arranged in the Jo Hicks Flowers workshop
Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call 07979 373705 for details of how to book
Sessions include all materials and varying levels of experience from beginners upwards are welcome
Prices depend on length of session required and start at £75 for 2 hours
Ever stuck for a what to give as a present? Ask about our Gift vouchers, which are available for any of our courses or workshops.
“Jo offers a very personal service. She listened to our thoughts, and gave suggestions. Jo produced amazing, quality bouquets and button holes! She was very creative with colours to suit us. Also beautiful, classy table arrangements with attention to detail, like cornflower colour ribbons to match.”