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Other Opportunities

 Other Learning Opportunities

Teacher Training 

Places are available on the NAFAS/OCN Teacher Training Course which starts 19 October 2019 at Crowmarsh Gifford..  For information email Irene Manson or phone 0118 947 0737.

Abingdon Area

Flower Arranging classes for all levels.  £50 for 5 week course.  Wednesdays 10-12am at Shippon Village Hall or 7-9pm at Drayton St Leonard Village Hall. For more information email Chris Pearce or phone 07910 204 161

Windsor and Maidenhead Areas

Learn techniques and principles of flower arranging.  Demonstrations and practical work will give you the confidence to develop your own style and create a variety of floral designs.   Classes suitable for all levels of ability.

Clewer Youth and Commuinity Centre, Parsonage Lane, Windsor,  SL4 5EW
Classes on Tuesdays 12.45-14.45pm.    Run by the Royal Borough of WIndsor..

Woodlands Park Community Centre, Manifold Way. Waltham Road, Maidenhead, SL6 3GW
Classes on Fridays 12.45-14.45pm.   Run by the Royal Borough of Windsor.

For more information contact Liz Aston or phone 07887 547 094

Berkshire College of Agriculture based in Burchetts Green, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 6QR 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 the college websites for the latest on current and future courses.

Reading Area

Florists in the Reading area that run workshops:
Green Parlour, Pangbourne
Sonning Flowers


Click on the links below to access NAFAS’s YouTube Videos:
How to make a Quick and Easy Flower Arrangement for Mothering Sunday
How to make a Valentine’s Day Flower Arrangement
How to make a Christmas Wreath
How to make a Hand Tied Posy
How to make a Parallel Flower Arrangement
How to make a Flower Arrangement for Easter

Other You Tube Videos

Womens Institute – How to make a hand tied bouquet

Create Submerged Flower Arrangements

How To Make A Contemporary Flower Arrangement

How To Arrange Orchids In A Glass Bowl

How To Make A Christmas Candle Arrangement

On-Line Tutorials

Christine de Beer