Design by Nature is excited to announce a new series of modern floristry workshops hosted at the wonderful SMUG Lifestyle Store in Islington.

Each workshop embraces the artistic and creative nature of floristry and aims to promote new ways of thinking for designing floral bouquets and still life.

There are 4 workshops in total, each different and each will allow you to learn and experience a new modern skill set in artistic floristry. You can purchase classes individually, tickets are limited with all the links and details below.


Design by Nature - Floristry Hand-tied Bouquet Workshop

DATE - Sunday May 14th 12.30pm - 2.30pm

You will be guided through the creation of a hand-tied bouquet where you will learn the techniques of spiraling and how to style the flowers in an artistic form.

You will also learn about the flowers chosen for the workshops and how to prepare, cut and wrap the flowers for hand-tied bouquets. Everyone is encouraged to be creative and express their artistic side, at the end of the workshop you will take your arrangements home with you.

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Design by nature - floristry vase arrangement workshop

DATE - Saturday June 10th 10.30am - 12pm

You will be guided through the creation of a floral vase arrangement, you will learn the techniques of how to build structure and style the flowers in an artistic form.

You will also learn about the flowers chosen for the workshops and how to prepare, cut and present the flowers. Everyone is encouraged to be creative and express their artistic side, at the end of the workshop you will take your arrangements home with you.

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DESIGN BY NATURE - CREATING FLORAL ARRANGEMENTS FOR STILL LIFE AND PAINTING

DATE - Saturday July 8th 10.30am - 1.30pm

This workshop has been created for those who are looking for flowers with a difference.

During the class you will learn the art of designing floral arrangements for still life. This will involve the education of colour matching using artistic light and understanding sculptural form and visual aesthetics.

You will learn how to build a floral vase arrangement and then you will be guided through how to paint in watercolour and how to view the flowers through the eyes of an artist.

Everyone is encouraged to be creative and express their artistic side and at the end of the workshop you will take your paintings and floral arrangements home with you.

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Design by Nature Floristry Still Life Set Up - Painting Class

DATE - Saturday August 26th 10.30am - 12.30pm

This workshop is designed for those who are interested in learning how to paint in watercolour and how create your own still life scene and styling.

During the class you will learn the art of colour matching, using light and understanding sculptural form and visual aesthetics. You will be encouraged to free your artisitic style in a series of fast and fun watercolours then followed by a longer sitting. At the end of the workshop you will take all of your paintings home with you.

This class is for all painting levels. Materials are provided and the still life floristry scene is curated by Design by Nature.

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