An Introduction to Floristry

Learn the basic skills of floristry while celebrating your individual style and creativity


Saturday 25 and Sunday 26 March 2023


Grace Allardyce


Dartington Trust, South Devon


Unless otherwise stated, our Short Courses are for adults 18+ years


Non Residential 2 Day Course £220

About this course

Learn the basic skills of floristry while celebrating your individual style and creativity – and seasonal flowers in all their natural beauty.

You will spend time learning the foundations of floristry with some beginner’s floristry skills and techniques that can be used time and time again.
Whether you’re considering a move into the floristry industry or just want to have a better knowledge of how to care for and arrange your flowers, this is the course for you!

on this course you will learn

  • The basic foundations of floristry.
  • Techniques for hand-tied bouquets and other arrangements.
  • How to build a natural, free-standing floral installation.
  • How to style for photo-shootsand events.

what to bring

All tools and materials will be provided.
Please bring your own lunch / snacks/ water, or money to buy on site.


Grace Allardyce

Grace Allardyce

Founder of the creative floral design studio Studio Kadō, Grace Allardyce is a floral designer based in the UK. Grace is passionate about creating beautiful, seasonal & individual designs for weddings and events. With a focus on British grown, nature inspired design, Grace sources the best nature has to offer and allows the seasons to constantly inspire and feed into her work.

Book now

Begin your online booking below. You will receive an e-ticket for this event. You are welcome to email us at with any queries you have. Full Short Course T&Cs can be found here >

If you place a deposit, you will be contacted by us four weeks before the course start date to pay the outstanding balance. You will also be contacted with full details about the course before you arrive.

Please note that in most cases bookings for all our Short Courses close at midday on the Thursday before the course begins. This enables us to give you the best possible course experience and ensures all bookers receive the relevant course materials before they arrive.

Offer: Special rate for Dartington Members

Dartington Members will receive a 10% discount, applied when they log in during the checkout process. For more information about Membership, click here (opens in new tab).

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