Do you find it hard to know what flowers to cut to create a garden bouquet that you can arrange together easily, or even how to condition your flowers?
In this video I share the top 3 things to look out for when you’re next planning to make your own garden grown bouquet, including the ideal shape of ingredients to look out for, how to select a tonal colour palette, and the techniques to use when spiralling with garden grown stems that are not poker straight, so curved stems become an advantage rather than hindrance in your garden grown hand tied bouquets.
Also I discuss my top tips to guide your thinking about your own choice of flower to reflect “true seasonality” in your bouquets, so your hand tied bouquets reflect the garden they were grown in and season they were created.
We're an environmentally conscious local floral business rooted in our wild Cheshire canal side cut flower garden, inspiring our weddings, workshops and creative digital online classes. If sustainability matters to you, if you care that floral creations are as kind to the environment as they are beautiful, then I am a kindred spirit.
Floral Classes For 2022
We are plotting and planning, exploring and investigating floral classes for 2022.
Always, our fierce focus is to share how we create our signature "Wild garden Style" floral designs using local, scented, seasonal and sustainable flowers.
In fact. we only ever use local, garden grown (in our case) British flowers. Our desire is in every class to inspire you to create your own planet friendly, environmentally conscious floral designs using ingredients that reflect your season, your flora and your locale.
Rather than a constraint, we believe creating with your own seasonal garden grown flowers encourages you to make floral art that truly embodies your own unique floral signature.
2022 is our 3rd season of live online classes. We look forward to continued conversations with sustainable floral enthusiasts from the far flung Scotland Highlands, down to Devon and Cornwall, across to Wales, and way beyond to North America, Australia, New Zealand. To hear more subscribe to our newsletter.
Online Flower Class Testimonial
I felt like I was there. I just couldn't reach out and stick my nose in the flowers. It was as if I was sat in your front room watching your creativeness.