Upstairs at the Flower Bank
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Upstairs at the Flower Bank is the perfect environment for beautiful, fresh flowers. Unfortunately, that means it can be really cold. Please wrap up warm when you join us for your course.
Join us ‘Upstairs at the the Flower Bank’ to create your own beautiful basket of flowers.
You will be shown how to select an assortment of flowers and foliage that will compliment your design. Our florists will work with you to create a flower basket that you will love!
This workshop is for anyone who wants to enjoy working with flowers, getting creative in a purpose-designed floral workshop above the village florists.
All materials plus complimentary refreshments will be provided.
Dates available for this course:
- Tuesday 9th April @ 10am-12pm
- Wednesday 10th April @ 7pm-9pm
- Thursday 11th April @ 2pm-4pm
- Saturday 13th April @ 10am-12pm
Spring into summer by creating this beautiful, fresh flower arrangement. Take a step into a time full of sunshine, laughter, music and fresh flowers. Create your own maypole traditionally danced around to thank the goddess, Flora, for all her beauty!
- Tuesday 14th, Thursday 16th or Saturday 18th : 2-4pm
- Tuesday 14th : 7-9pm
Ever wondered how to re-create that beautiful, hand-tied bouquet you have seen in the florists? This workshop will show you how! By sharing tips, tricks and ideas, you will learn how to create the perfect hand-tied bouquet. Using a selection of beautiful flowers and foliage, you will design a beautiful bouquet to display in the glass vase provided.
- Tuesday 21st, Thursday 23rd or Saturday 25th : 2-4pm
- Tuesday 21st : 7-9pm
Have fun creating your own masterpiece. Many Dutch masters of floral art and still life used their paintings to send hidden messages – no hidden messages in this workshop though! You will be shown lots of ideas of how to design and create a bowl full of beautiful blooms, which would grace any Dutch masterpiece.
- Tuesday 4th, Thursday 6th or Saturday 8th : 2-4pm
- Tuesday 4th : 7-9pm
Got a wedding or a prom? Thought about making your own button hole/corsage? Join this workshop and learn how to create a beautiful wrist corsage
on a bracelet of your choice and a traditional pinned buttonhole. You will be shown how to wire, embellish and accessorise gorgeous, fresh flowers as much or as little as you wish.
- Tuesday 11th, Thursday 13th or Saturday 15th : 2-4pm
- Tuesday 11th : 7-9pm
- Tuesday 9th, Thursday 11th, Saturday 13th, Tuesday 30th or Thursday 31s: 2-4pm
- Tuesday 9th or Tuesday 30th: 7-9pm
- Tuesday 30th or Thursday 1st (August) : 2-4pm
Inspired by the beautiful coral reefs, in this workshop, you will design your own coral reef using a variety of tropical flowers and some of our firm favourites! The use of bold colours, varied textures and unusual shapes combine to create your own fantastic, floral, coral reef.
- Tuesday 6th, Thursday 8th, Saturday 10th : 2-4pm
- Tuesday 6th : 7-9pm
- Tuesday 20th, Thursday 22nd, Saturday 24th : 2-4pm
- Tuesday 20th : 7-9pm
An exciting opportunity to experience something different. Our stunning, grade II listed village flower shop is the setting for your celebration/event.
Upstairs at the Flower Bank, you can party with your friends and create amazing floral arrangements/bouquets/designs. Exclusive use of the workshop for you and up to seven guests is available now (please contact us for different numbers).
Choose from any of our listed workshops or contact us with any of your own ideas. Prices vary dependent on workshop requested. The hire of the workshop for exclusive use for two hours is £50. This includes all materials required and complimentary refreshments. We are currently not licenced to sell alcohol however alcohol can be consumed on the premises. Please contact us for further details.
Your fabulous flower party will have you and your friends designing, creating and constructing your own arrangement of beautiful, fresh flowers and leaves. You and your friends will learn, in a fun way, the names of some flowers, funky flower facts and all the skills you need to wow people with amazing flowers. You can choose whether to make a perfect posy, a colourful cupcake or a terrific teacup and saucer*.
In this bespoke childrens party, we have designed the perfect experience for any young person and up to five friends. Ideally, your child should be aged 8 years old or over but please contact the shop to discuss this if needed. Included are all the materials, tuition, fresh flowers and foliage (glitter and other embellishments if required). Party bags and complimentary juice and treats provided for all guests.
There must be at least one adult present (who can join in if they wish!). All Flower Bank workshop florists have full paediatric first aid training.
There are three party options to choose from: Flower workshop; Flower workshop with celebration cake provided or Flower workshop with celebration cake and afternoon tea provided by Hornby Tea Rooms.
*Tea cup style and colour may differ from photograph shown.
Pick your party (based on six children):
Perfect Posy: £100
Colourful Cupcake: £125
Terrific Teacup and Saucer: £135
+Personalised Celebration Cake: £30
+Afternoon Tea provided by Hornby Tea Rooms: £30