Gather & Design: Spring Blooms (September – Sunday Option)

$ 95.00 inc. GST

SORRY SOLD OUT. There are still spaces available in our Tuesday option. 

 

Join Christy from Nourish Gardens and florist Felicity from Felicity Jones Floristry in harvesting a lush spring abundance of flowers from Nourish Gardens Flower Farm and creating your own beautiful arrangements. We’re planning to have all the gorgeous early spring flowers for you to play with – ranunculus, anemones, tulips and more! 

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This is a practical hands on workshop, where you will be able to harvest flowers and foliage from the gardens and flower farm at Nourish Gardens under the guidance of owner Christy. Felicity from Felicity Jones Floristry will demonstrate a variety of tips and techniques for arranging flowers, then you will be able to practice what you have learnt. At the end of the workshop you will be able to take home your own beautifully styled arrangements.

 

TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:

    • Suitable garden plants for arrangements
    • Harvesting and post-harvest tips to keep flowers fresher for longer
    • How to design bouquets arrangements for gifting and vases
    • Tips and techniques for creating different styles, with a focus on natural methods

 

DATE & TIME:

Sunday 15 September

10am – 1pm

 

LOCATION:

Nourish Gardens at Owhanake Bay Estate

Waiheke Island, NZ

 

TUTORS:

Felicity: Felicity Jones Floristry

Felicity Jones is an intuitive floral designer who creates beautiful arrangements using sustainable methods and locally sourced flowers.
She works across a wide range of areas, from weddings and events to film sets and art installations. An avid gardener and forager, Felicity loves showing others how to bring the natural world into their own homes.

 

Christy: Nourish Gardens

Christy is a teacher and gardener and loves to combine these two passions. Christy owns a flower farm as part of Nourish Gardens located in the beautiful Owhanake Bay on Waiheke Island that specialises in unique sustainably grown flowers

 

COST:

$95 per person. This includes tuition, and all flowers and foliage which you will use to create your own arrangements to take home,  and a delicious morning tea by Waiheke’s own Little Tart Bakery.

 

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WHAT TO BRING:

Dress suitably for the expected weather conditions, which can be very changeable at this time of year. Please wear shoes that are suitable for uneven ground, and that may get dirty. Optional additional items to bring will be provided on your downloadable enrolment information pack once purchase has been made.

 
LOCATION, DIRECTIONS & PARKING:

Information about location, directions and parking will be provided on your downloadable enrolment information pack once purchase has been made.

 
CANCELLATION POLICY:

Cancellation of workshop & event fees are only accepted in unusual circumstances. Please contact us directly to discuss if needed.

 
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