Newcomers to floristry, or those learners who want to refresh & develop their skills will love making a range of floral designs that are suitable for occasions such as parties, special events & weddings. These design skills are also completely transferrable to other areas of floristry, and can be simply enjoyed for personal use or will be a great starting point for those learners who may be interested in starting their own small business. Designs will include different style table decorations, such as a long and low 'top table' and an oasis ring centrepiece, a tall vase centrepiece or entrance design and an event or wedding frame. You will also cover the selection of fresh plant materials, conditioning methods, the use of a range of florists sundries and materials, and discuss contemporary design styles and influences