Floristry & flower arranging workshops

There is something wonderful about working with flowers. Its uplifting, has a soothing effect and is extremely therapeutic.

Distinctive Elegance offers a friendly and professional place to either start your career in Floristry or we can help you design and produce your own flowers for your home, celebration or wedding.

Floristry Courses

If you love beautiful blooms and would like to learn how to arrange flowers, you’ll love our workshops. We will introduce you to the basics of flower arranging and will gain step-by-step guidance as you produce impressive flower arrangements using the finest fresh flowers. You will learn the basics of floral design using the best seasonal flowers and foliage. Whether you are new to floristry or want to develop your skills and knowledge, we combine our passion for floristry with our love of helping people learn and develop their skills.

One Day Courses

Our one-day beginner’s floristry course is for anyone who is thinking about taking the first steps into the industry, or someone wishing to arrange the flowers for their own wedding. We will be there to guide you, imparting all the tips we have amassed over the years.

Practical Skills

Hand-tied bouquet
Seasonal arrangements
Flower/foliage wreath and the basics
Elements and principles of floristry
The importance of colour
Conditioning and selecting flowers This gives aspiring florists and keen flower-lovers an incredible opportunity to arrange wedding flowers for themselves, family and/or friends, with ease and confidence. At a calm pace, it gives you everything you need, from imagining the breath-taking wedding flowers to being surrounded by them on the big day, with Distinctive Elegance as your personal guide.

2021 Flower Arranging Workshops

Join us this year for one of our seasonal flower arranging workshops. We will provide all of the materials and guidance that you need to decorate your own hand-tied bouquet to take home. We’ll be adding new dates in Surrey, Hampshire, and Berkshire, and the surrounding areas over the coming weeks, so keep checking back.

We can run tailored workshops for friends and family, businesses and private parties.  If you need further information, please do not hesitate to get in touch via the contact form or by telephone.