beginners floristry course

WestEnd Blooms Norwich Flower School

week long hands-on course
£150 deposit | £550 inclusive cost
Next course starts 15th November 2021 limited Availability

Our new career courses are held in the surroundings of our quaint flower shop in WestEnd Old Cottessey, Norwich. It’s for absolute beginners looking to start a new venture into the world of floristry.

The course will include: Seasonal flower availability, buying flowers, costing your designs, funeral work, hand-tied bouquets, eco-friendly techniques, and an intro into wedding floristry.

This is a week-long course with no studying in the library or writing pages of essays. It’s a full hands-on experience where you will create beautiful designs to take home.

Your Teacher - Shelley Newton
Fully qualified, but more importantly, 20 years of experience in the floristry trade having worked in a busy shop for over 7 years and as part of a specialist wedding team alongside the running of a busy florist shop. I have also run my own florist shop for over 8 years. Time to put my teaching certificate and experience to good use! Scissors at the ready...

The Flower House - Costessey
MON-FRI, 9:30 AM–5PM, SAT 9 AM–2 PM
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Upcoming Workshops

All seasons

We run workshops throughout the year for all sorts of occasions. Book now for 2018.

+44 (0) 1603 745 333
Available 9:00 am–17:00 pm

Limited Places available, book early to avoid disappointment.

Rest assured we will be operating our floristry workshops and courses in a covid-secure environment.

+44 (0) 1603 745 333
AVAILABLE 9AM–5PM

What To Expect

Monday-Friday 10am-4pm finishing on Friday with a pub lunch at our local village pub The Crown.
This course will give you the confidence to know where to start to get yourself going in the right direction. Follow-on funeral and wedding courses will be available later in the year.