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BB&O Day Schools


Christmas Phormium Parcels and Trendy Trees

Wed 30 November, 10.30 - 15.30
Venue Benson Parish Hall, Sunnyside, Benson, OX10 6LZ
Cost £20 including tea/coffee. BYO lunch
One session in morning, one in afternoon:
- Trendy Trees with Rosemary McGowan. See Trendy Trees Worksheet
- Christmas Phormium Parcels with Lorraine Saunders. See Christmas Phormium Parcels Worksheet
Send 2016 Nov Application Form with cheque to
Jackie Page, Furlong, Sandford St Martin Road, Westcote, Barton, OX 7 7AD

Alternatively see the application form for details on how to book by email and make payment by BACS.

For more information contact:
Jackie Page or tel: 01869 340 407

Closing date for applications 16 Nov 2016

Easter Tree and Basket

Thu 30 March, 10.30 - 15.30
Venue Benson Parish Hall, Sunnyside, Benson, OX10 6LZ
Cost £22 including tea/coffee. BYO lunch
One session in morning, one in afternoon:
- Contemporary Easter Tree with Anna Steven .
- Spring Basket with a Twist with Jane Haas
Worksheets tba shortly

See March 2017 Application Form. This can either be printed and sent with cheque to
Jackie Page, Furlong, Sandford St Martin Road, Westcote, Barton, OX 7 7AD

Alternatively see the application form for details on how to book by email and make payment by BACS.

For more information contact:
Jackie Page or tel: 01869 340 407

Closing date for applications 16 March 2017

2017 Day Schools

Thu 14 Sep, 10.30 - 15.30
Wed 29 Nov, 10.30 - 15.30
Venue Benson Parish Hall, Sunnyside, Benson, OX10 6LZ
Cost TBA
Details of titles and worksheets to be provided later.
For more information contact Jackie Page
Tel: 01869 340 407
Furlong, Sandford St Martin Road, Westcote, Barton, OX 7 7AD

 

Other Learning Opportunities

Flower Arranging Classes

Two separate 5 week courses catering for beginners and those wishing to progress.
Weekly starting 7 Sep 2016
Venue Drayton-St-Leonard Village Hall
Abingdon, OX14 4LF
Wed evenings 7-9pm
See Drayton Flower Arranging Classes
Venue Shippon Village Hall (next to Church), OX13 6JQ
Wed mornings 10-12noon
See Abingdon Flower Arranging Classes
Cost £50 for 5 sessions
For more information contact Chris Pearce
Tel: 07910 204 161


Club Practical Sessions


Many of our clubs run practical sessions and workshops. See the following club pages and contact them directly for more information:

Bicester - Several practical sessions per year as part of the club programme
Bracknell Monthly workshops on Wed evenings outside the club programme
Bramley & Romans - Several practical sessions per year as part of the club programme
Caversham and Chiltern Occasional Sat am workshops plus several practical sessions in the programme
Cotswold - Several practical sessions per year as part of the club programme
High Wycombe - One practical session per year as part of the club programme
Holyport - Club programme is mainly monthly workshops
Ley Hill - Club programme is mainly fortnightly workshops
Mortimer - One practical session per year as part of the club programme
Riverside - Several practical sessions per year as part of the club programme
Royal Windsor - One practical session per year as part of the club programme
Swallowfield - Several workshops per year
Twyford and Ruscombe - Several practical sessions per year as part of the club programme

Our contemporary clubs - BB&O Teachers Association, Club 2000, Design Scents, Greys Flora and Phoenix Design are all workshop based clubs. Membership is by invitation as they are aimed at members with a degree of experience and expertise. If you feel you qualify to visit or join one of these clubs please contact them directly.

Demonstrators, Speakers, Judges


BB&O is planning another NAFAS/OCN teacher training course starting Nov 2016. If you are interested see NAFAS/OCN Teacher Training Course


Berkshire College of Agriculture
based in Burchetts Green, Berkshire, offers a range of full and part-time Floristry and Floral Art & Design courses. 

Newbury College, Berkshire and East Berkshire College both offer a range of part-time leisure courses in Flower Arranging.

See above college websites for the latest on current and future courses.

Keri Harvey, The Florist at Walliingford runs 1 hour monthly workshops 7-8pm on Tuesdays.
For more information contact Keri on 01491 838 005

Affiliated to NAFAS

NAFAS Registered Charity Number 1101348