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FESTIVE WREATH MAKING 

at Botelet Farmhouse, nr Liskeard, Cornwall

Friday 7th December 10:30am-12:30pm

Always a very popular workshop!  Come and create your own fragrant and natural wreath using fresh, locally sourced materials and dried festive touches, to display on your door over the Christmas season.  We will use generous quantities of foliage to make your wreaths handsome and lush and will create these in the Pig House at Botelet with the wood burner roaring.

All tools and materials provided and no prior experience required.

The workshop will run from 10:30am – 12:30am.  Come and join us before the workshop starts for a delicious homemade breakfast at 9am.  The Botelet Breakfast Club, for guests attending the workshop, will be a breakfast of fresh, seasonal produce at the long table in the farmhouse kitchen.

£65pp (excluding breakfast which costs £15 per person and includes food, teas and coffees http://botelet.com/breakfast.html). Bookings: miranda@mirandahackettflowers.co.uk or call Miranda 07789 553 921

http://www.botelet.com/events-botelet-cornwall-.html

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LATE SUMMER FLORALS

at Botelet Farmhouse, nr Liskeard, Cornwall

Friday 28th September 2018 10:30am-12:30pm

At this floral workshop learn how to create an imaginative arrangement for your home using seed heads, hips, berries, seasonal flowers and foliage. 

Miranda will talk about the provenance of the materials used and then demonstrate a naturally styled vase arrangement.  Working in the Pig house at Botelet, we will draw our inspiration from the stunning surroundings and echo the natural raw beauty of the stone walls and meadows in our designs.  Guests will then make their own arrangement to take home, with guidance from Miranda. 

The workshop will run from 10:30am – 12:30am but why not join us for breakfast in the farmhouse at 9am, in order to soak up the surroundings ready for a morning of creativity?  The Botelet Breakfast Club, for guests attending the workshop, will be a breakfast of fresh, seasonal produce at the long table in the farmhouse kitchen.  

All tools and materials provided and no prior experience required.

£65pp (excluding breakfast which costs £15 per person and includes food, teas and coffees http://botelet.com/breakfast.html.). Bookings: miranda@mirandahackettflowers.co.uk or call Miranda 07789 553 921

http://www.botelet.com/events-botelet-cornwall-.html

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HAND-TIED BOUQUET FLORAL WORKSHOP 

for British Flowers Week 

at Pentillie Castle & Estate, Saltash, Cornwall

Friday 22nd June 2018 9:30am to approx. 3:30pm

We have teamed up with Pentillie Castle and The Gardens Trust to bring you a day of British gardens and flowers in celebration of British Flowers Week and the 200th year anniversary of the death of garden designer, Humphry Repton.

Join us for a celebration of Humphry Repton during British Flowers Week, with a guided walk by Pentillie Castle’s Ted Coryton through the Repton designed gardens, followed by a two hour floral workshop and finishing with a delicious 2 course lunch in the Castle dining room. There will also be an opportunity to view Pentillie’s Repton Red Book during the day.

09:30am – Arrival and welcome with tea/coffee

09:45am – Tour of the gardens with commentary on Humphry Repton garden designs at Pentillie with Ted Coryton. A chance to pick foliage and branches to assist in the workshop.

10.45am – Refreshments in the Bathing Hut

11:15am – Hand-tied bouquet Floral Workshop.  Miranda will demonstrate how to create a beautiful, softly designed hand-tied bouquet, in the very fashionable loose and eccentric style inspired by Constance Spry. We will use seasonal garden flowers from local growers and foliage pickings from our morning in the gardens at Pentillie. With Miranda’s guidance it will then be the guests’ turn to create their own bouquets to take home.

1:30pm –  2 course lunch and glass of wine in the Castle dinning room (Menu TBC)

3.30pm – Depart

£110 per person

Bookings: Please call Pentillie Castle on 01579 350044 to book your space – places are extremely limited. 

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GARDEN FLOWERS

 for British Flowers Week

at Ocean Studios, Royal WilliamYard, Plymouth

Thursday 21st June 2018 10:30-12:30

 Learn how to work with seasonal and local garden flowers and foliage at this Garden Flowers Workshop in celebration of British Flowers Week (hosted by the New Covent Garden Flower Market).  After learning about the different flowers and foliage Miranda will demonstrate how to make a handsome, loose and naturally styled arrangement in a vase.  With Miranda’s guidance it will then be your turn to create your own beautiful arrangement to take home.

All flowers, foliage, containers and tools are provided and no prior floral experience is required.

£55pp. Bookings: miranda@mirandahackettflowers.co.uk or call Miranda 07789 553 921

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CHELSEA FEVER AT PENTILLIE CASTLE

at Pentillie Castle & Estate, Saltash, Cornwall

Tuesday 22nd May 2018 11:30am until approx 2:30pm

Join us at the magnificent Pentillie Castle in Cornwall to celebrate the start of Chelsea Flower Show week, in partnership with the Chelsea Fringe Festival

We look forward to welcoming you to Pentillie Castle & Estate, a fine Georgian Mansion perched on the banks of the River Tamar in Cornwall, for an afternoon of true Englishness and Chelsea-inspired flower excitement with a whimsical floral demonstration and traditional Afternoon Tea.

Miranda will demonstrate ‘A Whimsical Summer Table‘ – how to create a pretty, floral tablescape, set down the centre of a long table.  The demonstration will use seasonal British flowers and foliage arranged in an eclectic mix of pewter, tin, brass and ceramic containers with a collection of antique brass candlesticks and a romantic hand-dyed silk table runner from Lancaster and Cornish.  

 A traditional Afternoon Tea will then be served in the Castle dining room at 1pm where you can share your inspiration and ideas with friends and like-minded people.

£39.50 per person

Bookings: Please call Pentillie Castle on 01579 350044

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SPRING AT THE MAKING TABLE

at Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard, Plymouth

Friday 23rd March 2018 10:30am – 12noon

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FLOWERS FOR MOTHER

at The Brownston Gallery, Modbury, Devon

Friday, March 9th 2018 10:30-12:30

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Private Floral Workshops

Such an enjoyable and creative way to spend a couple of hours with your friends in the comfort of your own home. Why not make it a regular feature, a Flower Club, to mark the seasons? And wouldn’t it make a memorable hen party?!  Pricing varies depending on location and numbers in the group but is usually around £60 per person.

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WORKSHOPS FROM 2017

Thursday 12th October 2017 ‘Blooms & Berries’ at The Oyster Shack, nr Salcombe, Devon

 Friday 13th October 2017 Flower Crowns at The Maker Table, Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard, Plymouth

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Festive Wreathing Workshops 2017:

Wednesday 6th December at The Oyster Shack, nr Salcombe, Devon

Friday 8th December at Ocean Studios, Royal William Yard, Plymouth

Saturday 9th December at The Oyster Shack, nr Salcombe, Devon

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Private Floral Workshops

Such an enjoyable and creative way to spend a couple of hours with your friends in the comfort of your own home. Why not make it a regular feature, a Flower Club, to mark the seasons? And wouldn’t it make a memorable hen party?!  Pricing varies depending on location and numbers in the group but is usually around £60 per person.