Course Summary

Discover the art of crafting exquisite floral arrangements using sustainable practices, replacing traditional floral foam in favour of natural or re-usable materials. Tailored for environmentally conscious individuals seeking a more natural approach to floral design, this engaging short course delves into contemporary techniques and innovative approaches to floral design.

Emphasizing the fundamental elements and principles of design, participants will explore a diverse array of sustainable methods, as well as explore techniques traditionally employed in Eastern cultures.

Learners will cultivate their skills and creativity, culminating in the creation of two stunning flower arrangements per session, showcasing various styles and sizes. After completion, participants will be equipped to embark on future floral designs with gained confidence and environmental awareness. This sustainable floristry course is open to everyone, whether you’re a complete beginner or already in the industry.

The course will assist people wishing to gain skills to be able to arrange flowers more effectively for hobby and the home environment, as well as assisting them in ways to improve their practice autonomously. The course will assist people considering a career in floristry by providing an insight into the industry, though it is not designed for entry into the floristry industry.

For accredited training in Floristry, students may wish to consider courses provided by Box Hill Institute: https://www.boxhill.edu.au/study-areas/floristry/

All floral materials and vessels are provided as part of the course.

  • Please bring a towel, pen, notepad and flower snips.
  • During the course you will have 3 arrangements to transport home. Please consider this when organising transport.
  • Either bring your own lunch or buy from Box Hill shops (during 1-hour lunch break) just a 10-minute walk.

Course Sessions

Saturday, 10th August - 5 classes


Session ID HVBA5201B
10 Aug - 7 Sep 9:30am - 12:30pm
Location BOX
Session Fees
$415 / $394 (conc)
Teacher
Jane Xu

All floral materials and vessels are provided as part of the course.

  • Please bring a towel, pen, notepad and flower snips. 
  • During the course you will have 3 arrangements to transport home. Please consider this when organising transport.
  • Either bring your own lunch or buy from Box Hill shops (during 1-hour lunch break) just a 10-minute walk.
Last updated: June 14, 2024 05:07pm