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BB&O Day Schools

Emerald Celebrations

Workshop related to NAFAS Emerald Anniversary and National Flower Arranging Day
Friday 2 May 2014:  10 for 10.30-15.30
Benson Parish Hall, Sunnyside, Benson, OX10 6LZ
Cost: £20 inc tea/coffee.  BYO lunch
Designs demonstrated by Irene Manson, Jane Haas and Jackie Page to include:
- Leafy Lines
- Wiry Wonders
- Moss & More
Download the application form 2014 - May Workshop and send with cheque to Jackie Page. Worksheets will then be sent to those who have applied.

Any queries contact Jackie Page via email or telephone: 07779 396 325

Future Area Workshops

Thursday 4 Dec 2014
Christmas workshop

Club Workshops

Clubs in the BB&O area often run workshops or have practical sessions at their meetings. Visitors are welcome at most clubs, but it is advisable to contact them in advance.

Caversham & Chiltern Flower Club will be holding a practical session on Leaf Manipulation on Wed 14 May. If you would like to come please contact Shirley Sexton or phone 0118 941 2329





Other Learning Opportunities

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. This ideal introduction to flower arranging is aimed at beginners.
£20 per session or £220 for all 12 sessions in 2014 - includes all fresh materials, sundries and light refreshments
Remaining sessions for 2014:
15 April - Easter
13 May - Summer Hand-ties
17 June - Garden Parties
8 July - Regatta
26 August - Bunkfest
16 September - Weddings
12 October - Halloween
4 November - Bonfire
16 December - Christmas Delights
For more information contact Keri on 01491 838 005


Affiliated to NAFAS

NAFAS Registered Charity Number 1101348