Floral Design - Modern Floral Design


$259 Limited inc GST / $207.20 / $233.10
Floral Design - Modern Floral Design

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Course description

If you are thinking about floristry as a career or you just want to learn how to create simply stunning floral displays for your home, then this introductory course is for you. Learn the basics of floral design in this course. Surprise your guests at your next dinner party with an exquisite table setting and find out about creative gift wrapping.

If you want to learn how to arrange and style floral settings and flowers in Sydney, then this course is for you.


During this course the intention is that the following topics will be covered, but not necessarily in the order given. Parts of the course may be adapted to suit the needs of the class.

  • Buying and choosing fresh flowers;
  • Colour schemes;
  • How to fill different shaped vases and where to buy them;
  • Making your fresh flowers last;
  • Create a stunning floral display for your home;
  • Design a table setting;
  • Gift wrapping ideas.

By the end of this Floral Art Class, the student will:

  • Know how to choose the freshest cut flowers and where to buy them;
  • Have learned about long lasting flowers;
  • Have made a modern vase arrangement for their home;
  • Have made easy dinner party floral decorations;
  • Have learned about gift wrapping;
  • Know how to make their fresh flowers last.
Materials provided
  • All flowers and foliage
  • Tools
  • Oasis and other methods of securing arrangements
Please bring
  • Rubber gloves
  • Ribbon scissors
  • Flower cutters
  • Old tea towel
  • Apron – if desired
  • Carry basket or box to take home your creations

Please wear closed-in shoes.

Feedback From Past Students

"The tutor is quite generous and let us take away the flowers we made ourselves. I learned a lot about how to make a bouquet, how to use floral foam, and have a floral vase design, etc."

"(the tutor was) approachable and provided lots of helpful tips. Was very clear in instructing throughout the day."

"Fun, hands on, able to bring our work home, enjoyed meeting new people and sharing tips on floral design, etc."

"Great teacher good flowers lots of great tips and ideas."

"Great tools and flowers great tutor! Will recommend this course to my friends and family."

"Very well informed facilitator with a calm and creative approach to adult learning."

"Excellent, very knowledgeable and informative. Loved the relaxed style."

"Provided lots of helpful background and additional information to assist us when we are selecting and arranging flowers – Took time to discuss and demonstrate different styling ideas which are achievable at home."

"Thoroughly enjoyed the whole experience. I shared the day with my daughter which was a lovely experience. A very positive therapeutic way to spend a saturday."

"Very well conducted course. I have learned a lot from the teacher. Well planed and excellent execution. Very generous with choice of flowers really makes me a very satisfied and happy student."

"Very hands on. Felt that I had some concrete knowledge that I could take away from the course."

"The tutor was excellent and very engaging."

"1. Well prepared 2. very experienced 3. delivered the lesson with clarity and right path 4. suitable for any level of learners 5. a natural born teacher."

"The tutor covered more than what was in the course outline. She is not only knowledgeable but also creative. Questioning us to prompt ideas. Lovely comments to our presentation with our products."

"Kerstin was great very informative, engaging and entertaining."

"Kerstin showed us a good variety of arrangements all of which were achievable in the time frame and all looked great."

"She was absolutely amazing. Very knowledgeable but not overly confident and had a great sense of humor that made the class feel relaxed and gave us the sense of ‘ no question is a dumb question’."

"I thought Kerstin was great. Really enjoyed the course & came away with some great ideas for floral arrangements that I will use in the future. Also a lovely group of ladies from all cultures & all ages."

"Kerstin presented this course with much enthusiasm and knowledge. I learned a great deal in a fun environment."

"The Floral Design course was everything I could have hoped for. I learned the skills to be able to arrange flowers for my home ... and more! I was also delighted to take home three arrangements as well as a new vase. Excellent!"

"Very informative and happy to step through activities more than once."

"I enjoyed the day working with beautiful flowers and learning how to keep flowers fresh, how to make a bouquet, ideas for grouping arrangements."

"Kerstin was very knowledgeable and paced the course really well. all students were asking lots of questions so she had us engaged."

"Kirsten was well prepared, gave clear instructions, demonstrated effectively as well as being enthusiastic and friendly. Enjoyable. Excellent."


Rozelle Campus, cnr Gordon St & Victoria Rd, Rozelle (in the grounds of St. Joseph’s Church). If driving, no entry into Gordon Street from Victoria Road. Last block on your right before Victoria Road. Pedestrian entry opposite Prince Street.
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Course testimonials:

  • Liz said: Great day, good instruction and plenty of supplies for arrangements. Tutor was very engaging.

  • Patricia said: Wonderful experience! Kersten easily engaged students and happily and willingly shared her knowledge and tricks of the trade with the class. Lovely arrangements to take home. Very enjoyable. NB Suggestion - short note re rozelle campus, little tricky to access by car. Unrestricted parking available far side of Lilyfield Rd.

  • Katherine said: A wonderful day with Kirsten! Plenty of instruction and flowers to play with .A very relaxing day .. Thank you x

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