Beginner Growers Workshop

2 - 4 August 2024

Have you wanted to start your flower journey, but all the things you need to think of are overwhelming that you have no idea where to start? Well this course is absolutely for you! With detailed information and worksheets you can use and all the information you need to start your growing journey, you will be so happy you invested in yourself.

The biggest thing I needed was information, but also to just get started and get my hands dirty. Well, you will be doing both on this amazing weekend jam packed with practical activities as well as loads of information, walks through the garden, demo’s and the business of flowers.

The information you will get is so valuable and is a combination of what I have learnt from growing, development to an established brand and farm.

Topics We Will Cover
Setting your floral goals & planning your space
Standard bed design and spacing
Organic growing and soil health
Cutting garden flowers
Succession planting
Seed sowing
Propagation methods
Seasonal flowers
Plant spacing guide
Expenses planning
Seasonal task calender
Dahlia propagating and planting for the Summer season
Growing for your market
Wrapping and pricing
Marketing your flowers
And much more

You will also get your hands dirty and sow your own seeds for the coming season with our organic seeds grown on the farm
You will get your gardeners tool belt which is a game changer for any farmer, event designer and general creative badass.
There are so many more great things we will include but wont give away too much.
All of this information as well as the following is included;
Morning snack, lunch and afternoon snack both days
Coffee and refreshing waters and homemade lemonade
Tool belt
Seasonal seed starter kit
Flower workable calendar
Booklet of information and all notes
Some nice surprises you will get a hint of that closer to the time.

Bouquet Basics

Learn Techniques To Make An Amazing Flower Bouquet

Step into the enchanting world of floristry with our Bouquet Basics workshop! This hands-on experience is designed for flower enthusiasts of all levels, from beginners to budding florists. In this workshop, participants will learn the art of creating stunning bouquets effortlessly and quickly.

Teneale will guide you through the fundamental techniques of selecting and preparing flowers, understanding colour schemes, and mastering the art of design floral layers. You will have a bootcamp in the spiral technique, and then layer your amazing bouquet easily in your hand

Participants will have the opportunity to experiment with a diverse array of seasonal blooms. Whether you’re crafting a bouquet for a special occasion or simply want to add a touch of beauty to your home, this workshop will empower you with the skills and creativity to design breathtaking bouquets.

The incredibly unique and special feature of this workshop is walking through the field selecting your blooms you want to work with. Once equipped with the knowledge of different floral layers you will love the process of curating your recipe for your design.

How it works

This workshop is 3 hours.

Please be sure to bring a hat and wear comfortable shoes. Bring garden shears from home, or if you forget yours you are welcome to purchase one from us.

Dried Baby's Breath

Dried Craspedia

Dried Gomphrena

Dried Hydrangeas

Dried Poppy Pods

Field to Vase Workshop

I will show you my foam free mechanics and design process for making your own artful, yet natural, arrangements for your next event.

We will discuss what is available in the current season, what is coming next and how to condition your flowers for the longest vase life.
We will also touch on floral layers to create interesting and unique designs.
We will then venture into the garden to forage your own flowers for your design.
We will arrange under the trees in the garden with some Saronsberg bubbly and bakes to be enjoyed. You will get a vase to design your arrangement in and to take home.

Sip & Sow

Starting flowers from seeds can be a rewarding and cost-effective way to fill your garden with vibrant blooms. Having access to a wider range of varieties and colours available in seed, as well as being able to start these earlier in the season to get going, is more than enough reason to get growing from seed.
Learn all the tips and tricks to be more confident with starting your flowers from seed while being inspired by our garden.

You will be given a selection of seeds to sow during the course, and then you are able to purchase more seeds should you wish to fill a larger space.

We will, as always, have lovely petit eats, something to drink & all of our products available to purchase.
You will take home your trays of seeds you have sown with your
You get a seed sowing guide to take home