Course Summary

EXPLORE DIY MODERN TECHNIQUES TO CREATE UNIQUE FLORAL DESIGNS

Contemporary floristry influences come from many forms of art and are governed by current styles, trends and fashion with a modern-day twist. Contemporary floristry allows for a freedom of movement and creativity with individual expression, breaking away from past traditional styles of Floristry that follows strict principals of floristry design. 

Contemporary Floristry Course

FLORISTRY COURSE CONTENTS:

 Students will work on a series of floral arrangements allowing them to discover basic contemporary techniques including:

  • Understanding the difference between traditional and contemporary floral techniques
  • Basic flower care and correct flower maintenance
  • Types of flowers and foliage used in contemporary floral design and seasonal impacts
  • Working with scale and proportion and choosing the right container for your arrangements
  • How to gift-wrap your bouquet and make a simple bow
  • Design process for creating the contemporary bouquets for weddings or vase display for the home
  • Where to purchase flowers, foliage and sundries

This is a hands-on class where techniques and processes are demonstrated by the tutor and then undertaken by students. Students can expect to make three arrangements.

Please bring along a towel, pen, notepad and flower snips.  All other vessels and flower materials are provided.

Course Sessions

Saturday, 23rd March - 1 class


Session ID HVAS9401O
23 Mar - 23 Mar 10:00am - 4:00pm
Location OLO
Session Fees
$299 / $284 (conc)
Teacher
Jemina Richards
Last updated: February 15, 2019 04:20pm