Christmas Wreath Workshops
Kick off the Christmas season and get yourself in a festive mood with a workshop with the Wessex Flower Company. A morning or evening with friends, a few glasses of mulled wine or a cheeky Prosecco, and a demonstration by a professional florist.
Following which you will be helped, step by step to create your own beautiful wreath to take home and put pride of place, on your front door for the whole Christmas period and beyond.
The Forager Christmas Wreath Workshop
The forager wreath is £45.00 per person and consists of a moss or oasis base and seasonal foraged foliage, berries, pinecones and herbs, finished off with a raffia bow or ribbon. There are also several options to upgrade your wreath with extras such as cinnamon sticks, apple and orange slices, rosehips, crab apples, pheasant feathers and chillies. You can even splash out on thistles, berries and a luxury velvet bow for the ultimate festive floral wreath! Please bring secateurs or heavy duty snippers for this workshop.
The Luxury Christmas Wreath Workshop
The luxury wreath workshops are £65.00 per person. Foliages will include Eucalyptus, Spruce, Ivy, Mistletoe, Skimmia, herbs and various other pretties carefully selected from British growers. Seed-heads, berries, thistles, feathers, flowers and dried fruits are included in the price, along with the addition of luxe velvet ribbons. Wreaths can be made in the traditional moss and wire bound method or using an oasis ring. Freshly pressed coffee, speciality teas and home-made bakes are also included at these workshops.
Please bring secateurs or heavy duty snippers for this workshop.
JOIN A WORKSHOP
Come along an join a workshop, bring a friend or come on your own, and make some new ones.
Foragers: £45.00 Luxury: £65.00
Luxury - Monday 2nd December, 10am: The Dolphin, Newbury, RG14 5DT
Foragers - Tuesday 3rd December, 10am: The Dolphin, Newbury, RG14 5DT
Luxury - Thursday 5th December, 10am: Silchester Farm, Silchester, RG7 2PS
Luxury - Monday 9th December, 7pm: Wessex Flower Company, RG17 7AL
Foragers - Thursday 12th December, 7pm: Great Shefford Village Hall, RG17 7DR
HOST A WORKSHOP
If you would like to host a workshop in your own home, village hall or local barn or pub please get in touch. For the forager Christmas wreath workshop, places are £40.00 per person. The minimum number required to secure a workshop is 10 people. For the luxury wreath workshop the minimum number required is six people and the workshops are £65.00 per person.
They can be held at your house/venue or at the Wessex Flower Company.
Easter Wreath Workshops
Join an Easter wreath making workshop at the Wessex Flower Company where you can choose between natural eco friendly moss or floral foam for the base of your floral wreath. Add pussy willow, twisted willow, catkins, foliages, feathers and eggs, and flowers such as Narcissi, Muscari, Forsythia, Tulips, Hyacinth, Wax flower and foliage.
£65 includes all materials, homemade cakes and fancy teas and coffee.
Workshops will be held at Wessex Flower Company, Hungerford, Berkshire.