Workshops

2018 WORKSHOP DATES

 

Please be aware that all workshops take place in horticultural settings where ground is uneven and muddy. If you would like to attend a workshop and have any particular accessibility needs, please contact liz@cotswoldposypatch.com before booking to discuss your requirements.

 

How to Grow Your Own Cut Flowers Workshops

Date: Saturday 17th March (Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cheltenham-how-to-grow-your-own-cut-flowers-tickets-44035032969?aff=es2 )

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Saturday 24th March (Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/cheltenham-how-to-grow-your-own-cut-flowers-tickets-44035589634?aff=es2 )

Time: 10am – 1pm

Cost: £40

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

This half-day course has been designed as an introduction to growing cut-flowers in your own garden. Topics will include: ‘How to Choose Varieties’, ‘Planning & Growing your Flower Patch’ and ‘Cutting, Conditioning & Arranging your Flowers’. Refreshments provided.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com

Mother’s Day Bouquet Workshop

Date: Saturday 10th March

Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm

Cost: £40

Location: Primrose Vale Farm, Shurdington

Spend the morning before Mothering Sunday at The Cotswold Posy Patch learning how to cut, condition and arrange beautiful seasonal flowers into a wonderful Spring bouquet to take away with you. A perfect treat for your Mum or maybe yourself. Discounts for mother and daughter/son pair bookings available. Refreshments provided.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com

Easter Bouquet Workshop

Date: Saturday 31st March (Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/a-hand-tied-flower-bouquet-for-easter-cheltenham-tickets-44039006855?aff=es2 )

Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm

Cost: £40

Location: Primrose Vale Farm, Shurdington

Spend the morning of Easter Saturday at The Cotswold Posy Patch learning how to cut, condition and arrange beautiful seasonal flowers into a wonderful Easter bouquet to take away with you. Perfect as a centrepiece for your Easter table or as a gift for someone special. Refreshments provided.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com

Hand Tied Bouquet Workshops

Dates: Sunday 15th April (NOW FULLY BOOKED)

Sunday 29th July (Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/hand-tied-flower-bouquet-workshop-cheltenham-tickets-44036028948?aff=es2 )

Sunday 26th August and

Wednesday 19th September

Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm

Cost: £40

Location: Primrose Vale Farm, Shurdington

Spend a morning at The Cotswold Posy Patch learning how to cut, condition and arrange beautiful seasonal flowers into a hand-tied bouquet to take away with you. Refreshments provided.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com

The Cotswold Posy Patch Open Mornings

Dates: Saturday 18th August and Saturday 8th September

Time: Between 9am and 12noon

Location: Primrose Vale Farm, Shurdington

Entry: £2.50

PYO Flowers: £10 for 15 stems (enough to make a small posy)

The Cotswold Posy Patch will be opening its doors to the public on two mornings during 2018. Visitors will have the chance to explore the Flower Tunnel and the varieties of seasonal flowers growing there. Throughout the morning there will be floristry demonstrations and a selection of seasonal flower arrangements will be available to purchase. Visitors can also enjoy gathering their own flowers with our £10 ‘Pick Your Own’ Experience. Refreshments will be available from the Farm Shop cafe.

Autumn Dried-Flower Wreath

Date: Sunday 14th October

Time: 10:30am – 12:30pm

Cost: £45

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

Spend a morning with The Cotswold Posy Patch learning how to make a beautiful Autumnal Wreath from dried seasonal flowers and seedheads. Refreshments provided.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com

Evening Christmas Wreath Making

Date: Friday 30th November and Wednesday 12th December

Time: 6pm – 9:30pm

Cost: £45

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

Always a popular festive activity, wreath making is a great way to get you in the mood for Christmas. In this relaxed, sociable workshop, you will learn how to make a traditional moss based wreath using gorgeous British grown evergreen foliage. You will then be shown how to decorate your wreath with beautiful embellishments such as ribbon, pinecones, dried fruit, cinnamon sticks, feathers, baubles and much more. Everything you need to make a stunning Christmas wreath to take home with you will be provided. Please wrap up warm in clothes you don’t mind getting mucky. Refreshments provided.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com

Morning Christmas Wreath Making

Date: Saturday 8th December and Saturday 15th December

Time: 9:30am – 1pm

Cost: £45

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

Always a popular festive activity, wreath making is a great way to get you in the mood for Christmas. In this relaxed, sociable workshop, you will learn how to make a traditional moss based wreath using gorgeous British grown evergreen foliage. You will then be shown how to decorate your wreath with beautiful embellishments such as ribbon, pinecones, dried fruit, cinnamon sticks, feathers, baubles and much more. Everything you need to make a stunning Christmas wreath to take home with you will be provided. Please wrap up warm in clothes you don’t mind getting mucky. Refreshments provided.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com

Christmas Garland Making

Date: Friday 21st December

Time: 6pm – 9:30pm

Cost: £50

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

Learn how to make one of The Cotswold Posy Patch’s signature festive garlands (as featured recently in English Home Magazine) from mixed evergreens and conifers embellished with pinecones, cinnamon, berries, seed and other decorations. Perfect for dressing your Christmas table, mantelpiece or banister and enjoying the best of the winter garden inside during the festive season. Everything you need to make a stunning Christmas garland to take home with you will be provided. Please wrap up warm in clothes you don’t mind getting mucky.

Booking contact details: Liz Fallon 07841126495 or liz@cotswoldposypatch.com