The Narcissus 6 Month Spring Professional Course
The Narcissus Professional Course will focus on developing the technical skills and creative confidence to produce a strong portfolio of work and the necessary certificate to find work as a florist within the flower industry.
This practical hands-on course will run over 6 full weekends, one each month from January 2018 to June 2018. All materials, flowers and a professional florist's tool kit will be supplied.
The Dates are outlined below and the timings will be 10am - 5pm. Refreshments and snacks will be available throughout the day and a 45 minute break for lunchtime.
Saturday 27th and Sunday 28th January 2018
Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th February 2018
Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th March 2018
Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th April 2018
Saturday 26th and Sunday 27th May 2018
Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th June 2018
Students will benefit from expert demonstrations and one to one tuition, 4 days work experience in our shop and behind the scenes at our workshop, careers advice, as well as direct access to our resourceful team and ongoing support from our dedicated tutors during the course and beyond.
The curriculum will include the following topics;
The Hand-Tied Bouquet - Spiralling techniques to achieve different looks with a wide range of flowers.
Essential Basic Theory - From flower conditioning to seasonality and health and safety.
Wedding and Event Floristry - We will cover all aspects of exciting wedding and event floristry. From bridal bouquets to centrepieces to installing bespoke venue decor.
Corporate Design - Creating a brand-aware look to promote and enhance the image of the client.
Funeral and Sympathy Flowers - This is a sensitive part of the florists job, we consider this to be a privilege.
Photographing Flowers - A short class with Edinburgh photographer Tom Nolan in order to produce a great portfolio of your work.
Prices from £2,580.00