Online Wedding Flower Course

12 Month Online Learning Program

This online learning program is perfect for you if you want to learn how to do WEDDING FLOWERS but:

  • You can not attend our annual in-person course (This is a 3 day High Impact hand-on Floral Design Course that runs only once a year in Gauteng.)
  • You are located in another province and can’t travel or you are in a neighbouring country.
  • You want to learn at a slower pace and spend more time practicing your skills in-between classes.
  • You are looking for the most cost effective wedding flower course.

When can you join the program?

Sign up before 10 December 2022 and get the 12 months (which includes 13 classes) as listed below.

This programs runs continuously, join any time of the year. You are guaranteed to have 12 classes, on average it will be one class per month (sometimes two classes a month or no classes on another month).


What is included in the program


1. Introduction Class

Pre-recorded Video | Watch in your own time | 1 hour

Theory only class. This class includes the following:

  • Introduction into Wedding Floral Design
  • Terminology for Wedding Floral Design in South Africa
  • Flower introduction
  • Working with colour in Floral Design introduction

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or smartphone and a stable internet connection.


2. Wreath Design Class

LIVE on Zoom | 10 Dec 2022 | 2 hours | 17:00PM* GMT+2

This is such a fun class and given the time of the year, we will be making this a Christmas themed workshop. But we will also show you how to use this skill for your Wedding Flower Business.

Includes practical – follow along with the facilitator. Printable workbook/notes included.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


3. Practical Workshop: Floral Jewellery with Dried Flowers

LIVE on Zoom | Date TBC | 2-3 hours | 09:00AM* GMT+2

In this practical workshop we will be making dried flower Floral Jewellery. We’ll be making the following items:

  1. Wrist corsages / Floral bracelet
  2. Floral ring
  3. Floral Earrings

This is a practical workshop in which you will be following along with the facilitator.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


4. Practical Workshop: Eco-friendly Centrepiece Floral Design

LIVE on Zoom | 29 January 2023 | 2 hours | 09:30AM* SAST

There is quite a hype across the world and across all industries to live, work and be more environmentally conscious. In this class we explore and put into practice eco-friendly centrepiece floral design and we’ll be foraging where possible for foliage & flowers.

Includes practical – follow along with the facilitator. Printable workbook/notes included.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


5. Practical Workshop: Hand-tied Bridal Bouquet

LIVE on Zoom | 19 February 2023 | 3 hours | 09:30AM* SAST

You will learn how to design and put together a hand-tied bridal bouquets, the same design techniques can be used with less flowers (smaller) for bridesmaids. How to choose your flowers for this. What styles you can achieve with this design method. Tips on consulting with your bride on her bouquet design. How to process your flowers for this design method.

Includes practical – follow along with the facilitator. Printable workbook/notes included.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


6. Business Class: Branding your flower business

LIVE on Zoom | 11 March 2023 | 2 hours | 09:30AM* SAST

How to establish your brand or if you already have a brand, this class will help you define it better. We will also share some practical tips on easy peasy graphic design.

Theory class, with two assignments to do in your own time.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection.


7. Practical Workshop: Centrepiece flower arrangement (Tall aka on high)

LIVE on Zoom | 2 April 2023 | 3 hours | 10:00AM* GMT+2

In this class you will learn the basic design principles for wedding guest table flower arrangements that sit on a tall vase/candelabra or other flower stand. Suitable for a round guest table or long rectangular tables. We will include information on how to choose your container, flowers, design method etc based on our proprietary F.D.F methodology. After theory, we will also do practical and make a centrepiece flower arrangement together.

Includes practical – follow along with the facilitator. Printable workbook/notes included.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


8. Practical Workshop: Wedding Arch Floral Design

LIVE on Zoom | 13 May 2023 | 3 hours | 10:00AM* GMT+2

An exciting 3 hour class where you will learn the basic principles of working with a metal or wooden arch structure and one method of doing floral design on such structures.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.

Includes practical – It is recommended that you watch and do the practical in your own time. Printable workbook/notes included.


9. Practical Workshop: Buttonholes & Shoulder Corsages

LIVE on Zoom | 10 June 2023 | 2 hours | 11:00AM* GMT+2

Buttonholes and shoulder corsages are an essential part of the floral design skills you need. They may be small, but there is a trick to making these last for the day, designing them to not fall apart and how to use ribbon and pins on these delicate little personal florals. We will also delve into how to decide on a design and how to consult with your client on the styling of these little beauties.

Includes practical – follow along with the facilitator. Printable workbook/notes included.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


10. Practical Workshop: Cascading Bridal Bouquet

LIVE on Zoom | 9 July 2023 | 3 hours | 10:00AM* GMT+2

Learn how to make a cascading bridal bouquet the hand-tied with wired extension method.

Includes practical – follow along with the facilitator. Printable workbook/notes included.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


11. Practical Workshop: Centrepiece flower arrangement (low)

LIVE on Zoom | 5 August 2023 | 3 hours | 10:00AM* GMT+2

In this class you will learn the basic design principles for wedding guest table flower arrangement suitable for a round guest table or long rectangular tables. We will include information on how to choose your container, flowers, design method etc based on our proprietary F.D.F methodology. After theory, we will also do practical and make a centrepiece flower arrangement together.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


12. Practical Workshop: Freestanding Pillar of flowers

LIVE on Zoom | 1 October 2023 | 3 hours | 10:00AM* GMT+2

In this workshop you will learn how to build your own freestanding pillar (make it part of your rental stock after the workshop), how to create the mechanics for foam or foam free floral design on the pillar and then most importantly, the floral design and how and where you can use this to offer your clients a great addition to their wedding.

For this class it is advisable that you do the practical in your own time after the class.

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection. A list of the supplies, tools and flowers you will need for the class will be available 2 weeks before the class date.


13. Business Class: How to work with minimums

LIVE on Zoom | 16 November 2023 | 2 hours | 18:00PM* GMT+2

Did you hear the new buzz word in the industry – charging a minimum.

This business class is all about:

  • Why you would want to do this
  • How you would go about implementing it
  • What prep work you need to do
  • How you can roll it out into all your existing business processes

What you need to do this class: A computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection.


How are these classes presented

Most of these classes are presented live by myself, where I can not present them live a recorded class will be provided where you can watch the video class in your own time and do any assignments and practical in your own time. For live classes, there will be no recordings, unless where specifically mentioned. You will need a computer/laptop with a webcam or tablet and a stable internet connection.


NB Note: As most of these classes are presented in the South African time zone GMT+2 – times of these workshops may be adjusted due to loadshedding.


How does the practical work

Practical is done in many of the classes and I would prefer that you participate with with me, but you can choose to do your own practical in your own time at a later date. In some workshops/classes where specifically mentioned, you will be doing the practical in your own time. You will need to purchase your own fresh flowers for each of the classes as well as the supplies needed.

Business classes with theory only is very insightful for those serious about starting their own wedding flower business.


Your investment

Course Fee: R 3500 per person includes:

  • 13 x Workshops/classes
  • Access to our private facebook group
  • 2 x 1 hour coaching sessions with Tangerine LIVE on Zoom

What is excluded

  • Your fresh flower & foliage stock. You will have to purchase that fresh for each practical class.
  • Supplied & tools.
  • Computer (or other device) & internet.

Are you ready to sign up and get creative?

Complete the form below and follow the easy payment steps.

BOOKING FORM: 12 Month Online Learning Program
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