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Sydney Flower School

Learn + Create + Connect + Grow

We are a bunch of passionate flower folk who have come together to spread our love of floral design and to share our skills and industry knowledge. With a range of both online and face-to-face workshops you’ll find there’s a session just for you – be it a one-off lifestyle class, a floral styling short course or our industry and event focussed professional career pathways.

It is our dream for Sydney Flower School to be the go-to for all flower-loving folk looking for a network of fellow inspiring, supportive, collaborative, skilled, passionate, creative folk.

Our face-to-face sessions are currently held on-site at Sydney Markets, Flemington – a hop, step and jump away from our happy place... Sydney Flower Markets!

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Come & Grow with SFS

      • 5 Day Floral Fundamentals [Saturday's]

        Sydney Flower School is proud to offer this intensive, industry-focused course (over 5 x consecutive Saturday’s) where you will gain the skills, knowledge and industry information to get you well & truly started on the path to a new professional career in Floral Design.

        Guided by our extremely skilled & experienced teaching team you will acquire knowledge on:
        - how to care & condition flowers
        - the names of all the flowers & foliages you will use
        - what ‘sundries’ are & what equipment is essential for your toolbox
        - the principles of colour and design
        - how to quote, cost & communicate with clients
        - small business acumen

        The floral designs you will construct range from:
        - hand-tied posy
        - flower crown
        - gift bouquets
        - table arrangement
        - corporate vase design
        - corsage & buttonholes
        - wedding table styling
        - a bonus tour of the Sydney Flower Market

        Together our team possesses years & years of expereince in all aspects of the floral industry from owning florist shops to large event styling businesses, to floral award winners & love to share their immense talent & knowledge with their students.

        COURSE DETAILS
        - you do not have to have any design experience to enrol in this course – in fact, most people who take our classes have no experience
        - all floral content, equipment & materials are all included in the cost of the class..
        - for Work Health & Safety purpose students are to wear fully enclosed comfortable footwear
        - we suggest you bring a bottle of water & snack/s due to the sessions going all day (there is a water cooler + urn onsite)
        - all SFS classes & courses require a minimum of 4 participants to proceed
        - you will be contacted should enrolments not meet the minimum required number & a transfer to a future date or credit note will be offered

        WHAT WILL I GET OUT OF THIS COURSE?
        - Certificate of Participation with all designs listed
        - the skills & confidence to successfully venture out as a floral professional with confidence
        - become a Friend of Sydney Flower School & receive 10% discount off any subsequent course or class
        - the opportunity to meet, work along side & network with other keen floral-minded folk

        PAYMENT METHODS
        Pay in full online or speak to us about a personal instalment plan

        COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS
        - all SFS face-to-face classes are currently limited to 8 students
        - classrooms are set up to adhere to current social distancing measures
        - hand sanitiser & masks are supplied for the use of all students & SFS teaching team
        - classrooms, bathroom & kitchen will be sanitised prior to each lesson

      • Everlasting Floral Arrangement

        Using fabulous preserved + dried florals & foliages, you will learn the skills, tips & tricks to creating what is the biggest trend in florals at the moment... your very own, bespoke Everlasting Floral Arrangement.

        WHAT WILL I LEARN?
        - the adaptability & variety of applications of this everlasting floral design
        - correct choices of materials for this design
        - proportion of materials to each other in the design
        - how to use foliages to enhance the beauty and the value of the design
        - costing the design

        COURSE DETAILS
        - you do not have to have any design experience to enrol in this course – in fact, most people who take our classes have no experience
        - students are not required to bring any florals, materials or equipment – all floral content & materials are included in the cost of the class
        - for Work Health & Safety purpose we request all students wear fully enclosed comfortable footwear
        - all SFS classes & courses require a minimum of 4 participants to proceed
        - you will be contacted should enrolments not meet the minimum required number & a transfer to a future date or credit note will be offered

        COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS
        - all SFS face-to-face classes are currently limited to 8 students & classrooms set up to adhere to current social distancing measures
        - hand sanitiser & masks are supplied for the use of all students & SFS teaching team
        - classrooms, bathroom & kitchen will be sanitised prior to each lesson

      • Everlasting Floral Hairpiece

        Using fabulous preserved + dried florals & foliages, you will learn the skills, tips & tricks to creating this statement hairpiece. Perfect for formals, weddings, parties... your very own, bespoke Everlasting Floral Arrangement.

        WHAT WILL I LEARN?
        - the adaptability & variety of applications of this everlasting floral design
        - correct choices of materials for this design
        - proportion of materials to each other in the design
        - how to use foliages to enhance the beauty and the value of the design
        - costing the design

        COURSE DETAILS
        - you do not have to have any design experience to enrol in this class – in fact, most people who take our classes have no experience
        - students are not required to bring any florals, materials or equipment – all floral content & materials are included in the cost of the class
        - for Work Health & Safety purpose we request all students wear fully enclosed comfortable footwear
        - all SFS classes & courses require a minimum of 4 participants to proceed
        - you will be contacted should enrolments not meet the minimum required number & a transfer to a future date or credit note will be offered

        COVID-19 CONSIDERATIONS
        - all SFS face-to-face classes are currently limited to 8 students & classrooms set up to adhere to current social distancing measures
        - hand sanitiser, wipes & masks are supplied for the use of all students & SFS teaching team
        - classrooms, bathroom & kitchen sanitised prior to each lesson

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SYDNEY FLOWER MARKET TOUR & BREAKFAST

3rd Saturday of every month