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Level: 1

Location: Broomfield Hall

Years: 1

Weeks: 1

Hours: 3.00

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Tuition (£): 30.00*

Interview: N

Course Summary

This course will help you to understand the different constructions used when making floristry designs. You will be informed on how to prepare your materials before commencing a design. You will also be instructed on how to make two different types of designs during the session.

The designs will be demonstrated in a step-by-step format. You will construct the designs yourself, with help, support and feedback throughout.

Entry requirements

A keen interest in floristry and a creative mind would be an advantage, but not essential.

Course Content

The course will cover:

  • Care of cut materials
  • Identification of flowers and foliages
  • How to prepare materials for use
  • How to construct two different types of floristry designs

How will I be assessed?

There is no assessment for this course, although feedback will be given throughout.

Are there any additional costs or specialist equipment required?

No

What can I do after this course?

Derby College offers a variety of full-time, part-time, one-day, weekend and evening courses relating to Floristry and a wide range of other land-based topics. Please see the Derby College Part-time Prospectus for a full list and details.

 

* Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are not entitled to any concessions.
*** Co-Tuition - This figure is the fee to be paid if you are entitled to any partial concessions.

This course is run at the Broomfield Hall Campus

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Nadia Di Tullio

Nadia Di Tullio

A national reputation for wedding floristry

As a five-year-old girl, Nadia Di Tullio would sit enthralled watching the florist at work next door to her parents’ newsagent business. It sparked a lifelong love of flowers – a passion which she has transformed into a thriving career, with help from Derby College.

Today, her business – Nadia Di Tullio Flowers – has earned a national reputation for exquisite wedding florals. Her distinctive work has featured in leading magazines and wedding blogs, and she is regularly called upon to provide specialist articles giving advice on floristry.

An interest in flowers has stayed with me since childhood – and, as the years went by, I was determined to move away from a conventional career and dedicate my working life to creating something I love.

I thoroughly enjoyed the learning process at Derby College, gaining insights from professional tutors who really knew what they were doing and being part of a varied group of learners who all contributed different skills, knowledge and perspectives.
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