In this 5 unit series, you will learn the basic fundamental skills of floral design.
These classes focus on basic floristry techniques that can be applied to many different designs, you will create simple beautiful floral pieces to take home. The knowledge gained, will enable you to reproduce these designs time and time again.
The classes cover a variety of designs including hand tied posy/wrapping techniques, garden bowl with seasonal flowers, two different vases designs and a beautiful wreath design that is suitable for table centres, sympathy or a door. Classes cover flower care and conditioning that is recommended for the longevity of flowers.
MFS Foundation floristry is a run over the course of 5 weeks, each class is 2.5 hrs duration.
- Hand tied posy/wrapping techniques
- Garden bowl with seasonal flowers
- Two different vases designs and a beautiful wreath design that is suitable for table centres, sympathy or a door
- Each student will receive our MFS handbook, with a step by step guide on how to create these beautiful designs.
- All materials, flowers and vases supplied.
- Just your enthusiasm to learn!
- Passion for flowers!
Casual (Closed shoes)
No prior experience is necessary, just a love of learning and a passion for flowers.
Vendor since 2016
Founded by creative director, Kim Treherne Cardillo, Melbourne Flower School is located on the edge of the CBD.
Melbourne Flower School will assist you in inspiring your passion, and sparking your journey through the world of flowers. Infusing art with nature, Melbourne Flower School will teach you how to create an immense range of outstanding floral designs.
Every individual can be taught the key floristry techniques, and it is the mission of Melbourne Flower School to teach you the specific skills that will enhance your interest, or maybe even set you on an innovative career path.
The fully instructed classes are designed as step-by-step tutorials, and are conducted at the purpose-designed studio, located at 4-8 Parker St (Crn Whitehall St), Footscray. Within Santospirito Wholesale Flowers.
Floral designer, Kim Treherne Cardillo, believes that passion drives creativity. Throughout her classes, she will equip you with the skills and knowledge, which will allow you to embrace both.
Kim brings with her, 36 years of experience, starting her career in the industry when she was 15-years-old. Predominately self-taught, Kim progressed from working in various floral retail stores to successfully owning and operating her own businesses for over 25 years.
Also working within the wholesale flower industry, Melbourne Flower School, in collaboration with Kim Treherne Cardillo will give you the opportunity to grow your floral knowledge and further your creativity.