Workshops

2018 DATES

(scroll down for 2019 dates)

Please be aware that 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.

Christmas Wreath Making 2018

Dates:

Saturday 8th December 9:30am – 1pm (FULLY BOOKED)   2-5:30pm (SPACES AVAILABLE)

Wednesday 12th December 6-9:30pm (FULLY BOOKED)

Saturday 15th December 9:30am – 1pm (FULLY BOOKED)  2-5:30pm (FULLY BOOKED)

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 2018

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

2019 DATES

Calendar

Saturday 16th March – How to Grow Your Own Cut Flowers

Saturday 13th April – Hand-tied Bouquet

Saturday 18th May – Arrange Your Own Wedding Flowers

Saturday 1st June – Flower Crown

Saturday 15th June – Glass Pedestal Bowl Centrepiece

Saturday 14th July – Fresh Floral Wreath

August – 1 day workshop with Glos Arts Summer School (Newent) – Date TBC

Saturday 7th September – Cotswold Posy Patch Open Day and Pick Your Own (details TBC)

Saturday 14th September – Hand-tied Bouquet

Saturday 19th Oct – How to Grow Your Own Cut Flowers

Sun 27th October – Floral Pumpkin

Saturday 9th November – Dried Flower Wreath

Saturday 7th December – Christmas Wreath

Wednesday 11th December – Christmas Wreath

Saturday 14th December – Christmas Wreath

Sunday 22nd December – Christmas Garland

 

Workshop Details

Grow Your Own Cut Flowers

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’. Complementary cut flower seeds, a calender of cutting garden jobs, a quick start guide and a notebook are included in the cost of the course. Light refreshments will be provided.

Dates: Saturday 16th March       and      Saturday 19th October

Time: 10am-1pm

Cost: £45

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Arrange Your Own Wedding Flowers

Spend a day with me learning how to make bouquets, buttonholes and simple centrepieces for your special day using gorgous seasonal flowers. Light refreshments will be provided.

Date: Saturday 18th May

Time: 10am – 4pm

Cost: £120

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Flower Crown

Make a pretty flower crown perfect for weddings, parties and summer festivals. Light refreshments will be provided.

Date: Saturday 1st June

Time: 10am-12noon

Cost: £40

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Glass Pedestal Bowl Centrepiece

Create a beautiful elevated centrepiece to dress your dinner table with. Bowl included. Light refreshments will be provided.

Date: Saturday 15th June

Time: 10-11:30am

Cost £35

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Fresh Floral Wreath

Celebrate the floral bounty of the season with this foam-free wreath created on a mossed base.

Date: Saturday 14th July

Time: 10am-12:30pm

Cost: £50

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Hand-tied Bouquet

Spend a morning with me at my cut flower plot learning how to cut, condition and arrange beautiful seasonal flowers into a gift-wrapped, hand-tied bouquet to take away with you. Refreshments provided.

Dates: Saturday 13th April       and     Saturday 14th September

Time: 10am-12noon

Location: Primrose Vale Farm, Bentham

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

Floral Pumpkin

Celebrate the harvest season with a quirky arrangement in a pumpkin. Choose from a fabulous selection of beautiful squashes and gourds grown by Primrose Vale Farm and fill it with gorgeous seasonal flowers.

Date: Sun 27th October

Time: 10:30am-12 noon

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

Dried Flower Wreath

Unleash your creativity in this lovely autumn workshop. Choose from a huge selection of dried flowers and seedheads. Create a wreath that is uniquely yours and will last and last. Refreshments provided.

Date: Saturday 9th November

Time: 10am – 12noon

Cost: £40

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Christmas Wreath

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.

Date and times:

Saturday 7th December 9:30am-1pm

Saturday 7th December 2-5:30pm

Wednesday 11th December 6-9:30pm

Saturday 14th December 9:30am-1pm

Saturday 14th December 2-5:30pm

Cost: £45

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Christmas Garland

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.

Date: Sunday 22nd December

Time: 2-5:30pm

Cost: £50

Location: The Reddings, Cheltenham

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

Also available:

Bespoke Tailored Wedding Flowers Sessions

Arrange a date and time that suits you then spend a half or full day with me discussing your wedding flower ideas and learning how to bring them to life.

 

For more information on any of the above workshops and to book, please email me at liz@cotswoldposypatch.com