The Workshops for 2019 will be announced in the New Year.
2018 Christmas Workshop
The workshop was taken by Katherine Kear. It was an excellient day with lots of new ideas. I am sure all the ladies tables will look stunning this Christmas.
Workshop for Beginners.
Sally Fallows and Joy Hutchings ran a very sucessful workshop for beginners in the Autumn. They produced a container of flowers out of a block of oasis! Yes I wondered how but here are some photos to show you just that.
Spring Workshops – 17th April, 1st May and 15th May. All starting at 7.30pm at Our Lady and The English Martyrs. Workshops will be taken by Nicky Heal who will teach us designs including; a corsage, small hand-tied posie, arrangements using a small number of flowers, and foliage only arrangements.
Well 1st Workshop has been completed. A very imformative evening was held with Nicky Heal teaching us how to make a corsage and a small hand-tied posy.
Here are just a few of the members corsages and posies long with Nicky Heal.
Second Spring Workshop. An arrangement using no more than 5 flowers.
Some lovely work ladies. Well done
The 3rd and final Spring Workshop was using only foliage. Here are some amazing photos of the arrangements produced.
Thank you Nicky for a very enjoyable set of workshops.
At last years Christmas Workshop Jonathan Moseley showed us how to make seasonal welcome rings on straw bases and table centrepieces. Here are some pictures of what was a very enjoyable day.
Jonathan showed us what to do first –
As well as workshops with professional tutors, we also have classes by our own members. Here we are admiring each others finished designs at our practice class on 3 June, when we did all round table arrangements and landscape designs. Novice and Advanced Arrangers work together learning from each others’ successes and mistakes!
And here is a closer look at some of our designs –