We are excited to introduce our new season of floral workshops, in collaboration with our friends at Cheadle Hulme’s brand new cookery school and event space At The Kitchen. The workshops will be run by Laura Taylor, owner of Green Earth Flowers, and a florist with over twelve years’ experience, and will take place in the fantastic purpose-built space at At The Kitchen.
Flower crown and hair braiding workshop
Tuesday 11th September 2018 · 7pm – 9.30pm
2.5 hours · £70
Perfect for a group of friends (or hens!) to spend an evening getting creative. You will be treated to a masterclass in the latest trends in hair braiding from our friend and hair stylist extraordinaire Jen Acton of Jennifer Jane Styling. You will then learn how to create a stunning flower crown, using a bounty of seasonal blooms. You will be shown all the wiring techniques needed for a variety of different flower types, which you can then use to create your very own floral headdress. You will be able to finish your masterpiece with a selection of colourful ribbons.
All materials and tools will be provided, and you will get to take your creation home at the end of the night. Refreshments are included.
Autumn hand tied workshop
Tuesday 25th September 2018 · 7pm – 9.30pm
2.5 hours · £75
Join us for a relaxed evening surrounded by stunning autumn blooms. The evening will start with a demonstration of how to construct a hand-tied bouquet in a relaxed and rustic style, after which you will be let loose to create your own masterpiece using a selection of seasonal flowers, berries and foliages.
You will also get tips on how to condition flowers and what to do to make them last as long as possible.
All materials and tools will be provided, and you will get to take your creation home at the end of the night. Refreshments and cake are included.
Autumnal/Halloween tablescape workshop
Tuesday 23rd October 2018 · 7pm – 9.30pm
2.5 hours · £80
Join us for an evening full of inspirational ideas to dress your dinner table to perfection.
The evening will start with a demonstration of a seasonal table arrangement after which you will be let loose to create your own masterpiece using a selection of beautiful autumnal flowers, berries and foliages.
Once everyone has completed their table designs, we will work together as a group to create a fabulous autumnal tablescape, combining your designs with an assortment of props such as candlesticks, votives, plants, moss, fruits and fabrics. You will then sit down to enjoy drinks and nibbles surrounded by what we have created!
All materials will be provided and you will get to take your table arrangement home at the end of the night.
Thinking of a unique experience for your hen do or a special celebration or event? We can organise a bespoke package for you, including refreshments and a variety of fun activities. At The Kitchen have pulled together a team of experts from many different backgrounds, so get in touch to find out what we can offer!