If you follow my @UnderTheFloralSpell Instagram account, you may have seen some of Kent-based florist Jennifer Pinder‘s stunning wedding flower creations. Jenny also holds workshops in her Kent studio, in the grounds of her stunning 16th century house and in August, I was delighted to attended a 2 Day Portfolio Workshop.… Read more
Back in May, I had the pleasure of attending a course by Shane Connolly called ‘Flowers from the Garden & How To Use Them’.
For over twenty five years, Shane has been running his business, creating timeless, artisan floral arrangements and decorations. And I love that his signature natural floristry style is so very on trend at the moment.… Read more
Last week, I was invited to attend a McQueens Italian Masterclass at Palazzo Tartagliozzi in Cermignano. (You may have seen my images on Instagram, plus photos and videos on Instagram Stories?)
Well…what an incredible experience it was! I arrived on the Wednesday evening in darkness and couldn’t quite believe my eyes the next day when I looked out of the window to see snow-capped mountains in the distance.… Read more
Hello…well, what a wonderful month it’s been already! You may have seen on Instagram and Instagram Stories that I was in Italy last week attending an amazing McQueens Italian Masterclass. I’ll be featuring it here shortly. Today, I wanted to share with you the exciting news that I’ll be taking part in a workshop called The Floral Artist, run by A Still Life in York next month.
Launched in March this year, A Still Life is a fusion of creative workshops, gatherings and curated events held within the village of Crathorne and the City of York, North Yorkshire.… Read more
Today, I’m delighted to share with you details of an event which one of the Flowerona blog advertisers is holding this summer. The Academy of Floral Art is running ‘The Big Event’ – the Academy Floral Spa at Bridwell Park in Devon. And here’s an interview with the tutors, with details about the course content.
Can you tell us what ‘The Big Event’ is all about?
Quite simply, ‘The Big Event’ is all about taking the fear out of large-scale events for florists.… Read more