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floristry workshops with Claire

Have you always wanted to learn the skills to make beautiful floral arrangements for your home and for gifts, even maybe for your own wedding or special occasion? 

The Sewing Shed is thrilled to welcome Claire to our team of professional tutors who will be able to share with you all the trade secrets so that you produce beautiful floral arrangements. You’ll work alongside no more than 5 other novice floristry students.

A seasonal calendar of floral events will be taking place over 2018, we are delighted to launch with…

Hand tied arrangement, Saturday 10th March 

10am-12noon £35 


2pm-4pm £35

All materials and wrapping supplied for you to create a spring hand tied arrangement for you to take away on the day. You will be taken through the skills of how to achieve a carefully considered floral display and learn the technique of hand tying your foliage and blooms. The finished arrangement will be wrapped gift perfect for a Mothers Day recipient- or why not keep it for yourself?

about Claire 

Claire is a qualified floristry lecturer having taught floristry at a local college for over 20 years teaching professional florists. Claire holds a NDSF and was also a florist in Ilkley. A natural creative, Claire fills her spare time crafting and flower arranging . She has a patient and nurturing manner with a warm smile and we are delighted that she will be sharing some of her expertise with students at The Sewing Shed. Claire also teaches our Felting Workshops.

when and how much?

Saturday 10th March 10-12noon £35 including all materials


    how to book our floristry workshops

    We anticipate our new floristry workshops will be very popular and as spaces are limited, so please do plan ahead to avoid disappointment. We are planning for Claire to hold regular seasonal floral workshops and have even photographed our Christmas Floral Wreath! – so do join or mailing list and LIKE our Facebook page so you are kept up to date. 

    Please read our booking terms & conditions carefully before booking (they’re only short!). Do also check your advance diary, because any money you’ve paid us can’t be refunded if you discover you’re double-booked. 

    To enquire or book for any of our floral workshops, please call 07525 029986 or email us.