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Children’s Trick or Treat Floral Headdress with Sophie Ayres

  • Date:
    Wednesday, October 25, 2017
  • Time:
    14:00 - 16:00
  • Cost:
    Note, Children must be accompanied by an adult as scissor work is involved.

Join Sophie Ayres from SAFloristry and learn how to create a spooky floral headdress perfect for Trick or Treating!

This workshop is ideal for beginners who are interested in learning the basics of floral design and creating an accessory to make your fancy dress stand out!

The class will cover how to use your creativity to create a floral Halloween inspired headdress.

You will learn how to use floristry techniques such as wiring individual flower heads, using Halloween inspired accessories in your headdress and having lots of fun in the process!

It will cover various floristry techniques which I will talk you through step by step throughout the <<morning/afternoon/evening>>.

You will be encouraged to experiment with different fresh floral materials and Halloween inspired accessories to create your own spooky headdress.

By the end of the workshop, you will have learnt:

  • Names of all the flower and foliages used
  • Different types of wiring techniques
  • What type of wire is best to use for which flower
  • How to include accessories with the fresh materials
  • How to create a design unique to you!
  • How to look after your headdress so it lasts as long as possible

You will get to go home with a handcrafted, Halloween inspired floral headdress. Perfect for using with your fancy dress for Trick or Treating! Having learnt many different floristry techniques and having lots of fun!

Please provide your own scissors for the class. Each child attending the class will need to have and adult staying with them, please be aware that they will be using sharp wires. Also, the class will be using fresh flowers and foliages so please be aware you may not get the longevity of normal cut flowers kept in a vase.

To book your place, please click “Book Workshop” and drop Emma an email.

More about Sophie

Becky Kerr

Sophie Ayres works as a freelance Florist, focusing on weddings and events. She’s based in Flitwick so not far to travel! Sophie is fully qualified and prides herself on a unique style. Using unusual materials and techniques to create beautiful designs.

Sophie has a beautiful mare called Narlina who loves apples, carrots and a cuddle.