Victoria Whitelaw is an extremely passionate second generation florist with style, elegance and individuality. She started working alongside her mother at a young age and her floristry career has continued to evolve, owning multiple stores of her own, and the beginning of the Victoria Whitelaw School of Flowers. Victoria is enormously enthusiastic about the school and passing on her knowledge and love of beautiful flowers.
In our unique Christmas Dinner Party Entertainer Class, you will learn many aspects of holding the perfect event. Create a complementing collection of elegant entertaining décor and accessories perfect for those finishing touches for any special event.
You’ll learn to create an elongated table centre arrangement in Floral Foam, finished off with tapered candles, perfect for your Christmas Dinner Table.
You will be taught how to create an extravagant large Entrance Arrangement that will bring that wow factor and a complementing fishbowl vase arrangement for the powder room or a small table.
Finishing off your stunning collection, we will teach you all the techniques in wiring, taping and construction of your own Napkin Dressing, using stunning mix seasonal blooms.
Not only will you learn to create a stunning complete collection, but everything you create in class will be yours to take home on the day.
This includes the vases and vessels, and you will also receive a complimentary pair of Floral Snips and a roll of your choice of our Gold or Silver Christmas Napkin Ribbon.
With everything in hand and the incredible skills learnt on the day, you will be able to recreate everything a home, perfect for your amazing Christmas Party!
This unique class runs for approximately 4 – 4.5 hours in our lavish Flowers School in Richmond.
All the materials needed to create stunning arrangement are supplied and your creation is yours to take home.
All materials needed to create your stunning arrangement are supplied, and the beautiful creations are yours to take home and keep for years and years.
All the tools you need for the class will be provided to you on the day. They are also available to purchase separately or in our floristry kits, to help you start your floristry journey at home.
Our Floristry kits are a beautiful mix of goodies to help start you on your floristry journey.
The Basics: Floristry Snips and Rose Thorn Strippers, pre-purchase price of $35.00. Purchased in class $40.00
The Essentials: - Floristry Snips, Rose Thorn Strippers, Parafilm and a bundle of wire, pre-purchase price of $55.00. Purchased in class $65.00.
The Complete: Floristry Snips, Rose Thorn Strippers, Parafilm, Bundle of wire, Ribbon Scissors, Floristry Knife and a Black Apron with pocket, pre-purchase price $155.00. Purchased in class $170.00
- About the Victoria Whitelaw School of Flowers and other classes we have on offer.
- How to create and construct the perfect Christmas Dinner Party Collection
- Have a wonderful experience and take home an incredible arrangement.
- Sip on French Champagne and taste divine sweets or savouries.
- All materials needed to create your stunning arrangement are supplied.
- An exclusive voucher for 20% off your next class
- A special invitation to the Victoria Whitelaw Beautiful Flowers flagship store to select beautiful blooms to create your next arrangement. Includes 20% off all flowers bought on the day.
- Opportunity to pre-purchase one of our three floristry kits, The Basics, The Essentials and The Complete
- A large selection of glass vases are available to purchase on the day.
- Just yourself, we provide all materials needed to let your creative side shine
Casual - We will provide you with an apron
Vendor since 2016
Victoria Whitelaw Beautiful Flowers is one of Melbourne’s top florists. We source the finest and freshest blooms from the best local flower farms and overseas growers, and our designers have worked all over the globe in the most prestigious studios combining their skills to create the most lavish work.
Everyday Victoria receives such pleasure from floristry. Working with such a beautiful product of nature and particularly the seasonality is something which constantly excites her. It is with this in mind that she has launched the Victoria Whitelaw School of Flowers.
Celebrate your hens day, a corporate event, a birthday party or just because with the special gift of a ticket to the Victoria Whitelaw Flower School.
Sip French Champagne and nibble on high tea during our day classes and enjoy a selection of savouries and French Champagne in our evening classes.
Learn from our talented teachers from our lavish production house in Richmond. Have a wonderful experience and take home an incredible arrangement.
Private Sessions can be arranged for a corporate event or special private function such as a Kitchen Tea – perfect for spoiling top clients or as a lovely way to let off steam for your end of year staff do.
We’re passionate about what we do and can’t wait to share it with you.
Victoria Whitelaw Flower School requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Victoria Whitelaw Flower School to organise a refund or transfer
REFUNDS, RETURNS AND CANCELLATIONS
Your space at the Victoria Whitelaw School of Flowers will not be confirmed until full payment has been received.
We will email you a reminder about 2 days before your class to confirm but please feel free to email us at firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any queries.
We have minimum and maximum capacity for each scheduled class and in the case of cancellation you will be notify as soon as possible and you will be offered a refund or class transfer.
If you are unable to attend a class for any reason please notified us as soon as possible. We require 24 hours notice from the schedule class time for a refund or we'd be more than happy to schedule you into another class of the same value (or plus or minus any different in class fees) within 6 month period.
We do encourage if you cant attend to assign a friend to take your place and let us know because our classes are an opportunity that shouldn't be missed!