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Autumn Wreath Making Workshop

Join award-winning florist, Tina Parkes to create a beautiful Autumn wreath.

Join award-winning florist, Tina Parkes to create a beautiful Autumn wreath.  A two and half-hour workshop, with complimentary hot drinks and selection of delicious homemade cakes.

Bookings for the Autumn Wreath Making Workshops have now closed. Thank you to all those who purchased a space!

There are two workshops to choose from:

  • 10.00-12.30
  • 14.00-16.30

Please note: When booking using the link below you will be asked to select your preferred time slot.

The Wreath:
Using traditional methods, you will design and assemble an elegant, Autumn wreath, with a sustainable willow ring covered in dried flowers, wheat and felt seasonal decorations.

Workshop Instructor:
Tina Parkes, the Principal of Academy of Floral Art, will be leading the workshops. Tina is very experienced, highly qualified and award-winning Florist and Floristry Tutor. The only English Florist to hold a Dutch Masters, an American Masters (AIFD), British Masters (Level 5), Tina has even achieved an RHS Chelsea Gold medal! Tina has squeezed us into her busy diary to generously volunteer her time and expertise to run these sessions in aid of Hospiscare.

During the workshop you will be served tea and coffee. There will also be a selection of yummy homemade cakes, with dietary requirements catered for if stating in the booking form.

The Coaver Club  is a warm, spacious and clean building, that provides a welcoming atmosphere for our event.

Costs and Bookings:
£30 per person which includes all materials, tools, refreshments and the wreath you created to take home.

To book your place please complete the Booking Form at the bottom of this page. If you are booking for guests please provide their names, contact details and any dietary requirements.

What You Need To Bring:
We recommend you wear clothing that you don’t mind getting messy or bring along an apron. We will supply all the resources needed to make the perfect wreath, but if you have a special decoration you wish to add to your wreath you are welcome to bring it along. You will also need to bring a box to carry your wreath home in. If not, we will provide you with a black bin liner.

Directions and Parking
The Coaver Club is at County Hall, on Topsham Road. There is free parking on site. The Stagecoach buses that stop nearest the venue are the R and S buses.

Contact Details:
To discuss this event please contact Jo McCreedie by calling 07805637968 or emailing exeterfriendsofhospiscare@gmail.com.

Cancellation Policy:
If you need to cancel your booking, please give us as much notice as possible so we can try and re-sell your ticket. If you need to cancel, we can arrange a full refund if the cancellation is made up to 7 days before the event.  However, if it is within a week we are unable to offer a refund, so we ask you send  someone who would like to attend in your place- just let us know who to expect on the day and if they have any dietary requirements!