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McQueens Flower School x
Villa des Fleurs
After a successful trip in April, McQueens Flower School Principal, Sophie Powell is delighted to be returning to Villa des Fleurs, in Kuwait this September. Our tutors have a long history of sharing their flower knowledge globally with past teaching destinations including Mexico, The US, Australia, and China to name a few. Sophie is a senior member of the McQueens team and embraces the company's passion for innovation and craftsmanship with her dynamic and creative vision.
Learn the art of the asymetric bouquet
The elaborate low table arrangement style
The McQueens Flower School x VDF the Academy Programme

Asymetrical Bouquet

23 September, 2pm - 4.30pm

McQueen's is renowned for its exquisite bouquet design, from the classic dome shape to a more natural silhouette. This class focuses on the latter style, exploring the on-trend natural style of the asymmetric bouquet. Guided by Sophie, you'll discover the style and philosophy of one the UK's premier florists, find out useful tips on flower care as well as enjoy demonstrations of the signature McQueens hand-tie bouquet. Students will then get a chance to put their new found skills to the test and make their own beautiful creation.

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Low Table Arrangement with Fruit and Flowers

23 September, 6pm - 8.30pm

A class dedicated to the art of exquisite table arrangements including exquisite flowers and fresh fruit for the ultimate still life look. Share in your passion for flowers and learn in a relaxed but informative way. You'll be guided on a range of topics, from looking after your flowers to executing beautiful table design ideas using the finest stems.

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Terrarium Workshop

24 September, 2pm - 4.30pm

This relaxed, hands-on workshop focused on creating a terrarium using a selection of botanical gems to create a unique focal display. Along the way, you'll learn more about these self-contained ecosystems, which are the perfect plants to use and how to look after them.

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Master the art of terrarium design
Spend a day immersed in the finest flowers during the McQueens Masterclass
McQueens Masterclass

September 25 3pm - 8.30pm

The ultimate experience for flower lovers - spend the day learning from one of the UK's premier floral designers. Ranging from the theory of flower care through to plenty of practical demonstrations, it's then over to you to put your new skills to the test!

You’ll have step-by-step guidance on how to create your own McQueens hand-tie bouquet and a low table arrangement concluded by designing your own unique arrangement. And the best part? You take your show-stopping flowers home with you at the end of the day.

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Elaborate Tall Table Design

September 26 3pm - 8.30pm

McQueens has a long history creating show-stopping event flowers. On this one day course our tutor, Sophie will share her knowledge and expertise in creating an elaborate tall table design. Work as part of a group to produce dynamic results!

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An example of McQueens Elaborate Tall Table Design
Table Wreath

September 24 - 6 - 8.30pm

A McQueens classic - learn how to make a luxurious table wreath that can be adapted for any festivity. With step-by-step guidance from Sophie you'll take away practical skills to apply to your table decor at home.

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Baby Reception Design

27 September 3 - 8.30pm

This class is ideal for anyone with some experience in flower design. This one day programme places an emphasis on baby reception events and floral styling. The class covers an array of designs ideas for dessert station, focal arrangments and bedside tables designs. After the class you will be equipped with lots of practical know-how and instilled with creative and dynamic design ideas. (group workshop)

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