Floristry Workshop - Leaf Manipulation | Canterbury Adult Education Centre

Floristry Workshop - Leaf Manipulation at Canterbury Adult Education Centre

Floristry Workshop - Leaf Manipulation at Canterbury Adult Education Centre

Price: £30.00 Starts: 13/05/2020 Time: 10:00 - 13:00
Tutor: Ends: 13/05/2020 Location: Canterbury Adult Education Centre
Level: Mixed Level Day of Week: WED Duration: 1 weeks

About this course

This practical and informative half day course will introduce you to the art of leaf manipulation – to enhance your flower arrangements.
You will need to bring your own floristry scissors or secateurs, flowers and greenery.
You will learn how to:

• select appropriate leaves
• demonstrate a variety of techniques for manipulating leaves
• select appropriate fixings to hold leaves in place
• incorporate manipulated leaves into a flower arrangement

This course will be taught by Julie Davies flower workshops – Julie is an awarding winning florist – BFA Florist Tutor of the year 2016

How will I be taught?

This will be through tutor demonstration and then working independently. There will be group and individual tuition and feedback.

What do I need to bring with me?

Students should budget about £10-15 to supply their own leaves.
You will need to bring:
Notebook and pen (optional)
Camera (optional)
10 aspidistra leaves – you’ll need to order these from your florist
* reel wire - these wires come in lots of lovely colours
* pearl headed pins
* Flower foam, container (optional)
Flowers and greenery – to make a flower arrangement to add in your manipulated leaves (optional)

* Available to purchase by prior arrangement – email

What can I do next?

We offer a wide variety of Floristry courses. Your tutor will be able to advise. Alternatively please visit our website at for more details.

What do I need to join the course

Anyone with an interest in learning how work with leaves to incorporate them in a variety of forms into flower arrangements

Getting there

Canterbury Adult Education Centre
Canterbury High School
Knight Avenue

If you require any information about this location then please call 03000 41 2222 and quote the Course Code CAN/80022/H/NC.
Course Code: CAN/80022/H/NC Book Now

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