Tuesday, 1 August 2017

A few weekends ago we had the company of two very special people,our lovely friends who are also the founders of Michael Lewis Foundation ,Cheryl and Tim Lewis.

After holding a workshop for the foundation last Christmas,we are holding another this Christmas Christmas Workshop in aid of the Michael Lewis Foundation .Please make a note in your diary as this is going to be a lovely festive event.

Saturday December 2nd 2017

Church of The Holy Spirit
The Presbytery
Ashburton Road
Bovey Tracey
Devon
TQ13 9BY


Photos and more workshop description will be added shortly.

Please use our contact page link  for more details if interested.

Wednesday, 28 June 2017

FLORAL ART AND FLORISTRY WORKSHOPS/CLASSES
SEPTEMBER 2017


KNOW WHO IS TEACHING YOU AT THE WORKSHOPS YOU ATTEND



Your City & Guilds Qualified Adult Education Tutor 

Susan Hodges


Having an earlier career in Ladies Fashion Design working for a number of renowned fashion companies in London's West End,Susan relocated to Devon and returned to education to study another passion of hers,creativity with flowers.

After more years of studying this time in the floral industry,gaining Floristry & Teaching qualifications and after being more than 15 years in the 'flower world', Susan has achieved the following-

  • Owner of 'Love to be Green Florist' business with vast experience in the
     wedding & event planning industry.
  • Has more than 8 years of teaching Interior Floral Design/Floristry /Flower Arranging for Devon County Council-accredited and non-accredited courses.
  • Has Designed  and held independent Floristry and Floral Art workshops in Torquay and Newton Abbot.
  • Has been invited to participate as a Floral Art judge at local shows and events.
  • Has been to participate as a Floral Art Demonstrator at numerous Flower Clubs and Horticulture Groups in Devon.

Susan is the perfect tutor for the following classes and will be inspiring you with her wealth of knowledge!


Due to the popularity of our classes in Floristry and Floral Design classes which we have held in the quaint village of Kingskerswell, Love to be Green Florists  have decided to expand our workshops to the beautiful area of Bovey Tracey. 

 






Please see  details for our forthcoming floral workshops to be held at the above venues on this link- 
worshop-dates.blogspot.co.uk

From late February 2018 onwards  we plan to start the  Flower Classes on a more regular basis on Saturdays and weekday evenings.


Please feel free to ask for more information please contact - 
Susan - 01626 200767
www.love-tobegreen.co.uk/contact.html

The workshops & Short Courses start with refreshments, followed by a full demonstration of the design you will be making. Then it’s time to have a go yourself! Susan is on hand with assistance if you need it.

                                               

TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Workshops and courses can be booked by phone or by email ,please go to our 'Contact' website page. Places are limited so book early to avoid disappointment.

To book a class we require payment in full.
Due to the nature and and the availability of places on our workshops, fees are non-refundable once taken.However, if you find yourself unable to attend your workshop we will do our best to accommodate you ,please read the following-

If it’s more than 7 days in advance,we can offer to book you  onto an alternative class. 
If you booking is less than 7 days, you can always send some lucky friend in your place, just let us know of the name change please.
If the customer wishes to cancel their place they will only be offered a full refund if we can resell your place.

WORKSHOP CANCELLATION
In exceptional circumstances, we may have to cancel a workshop. If that does occur, we will give you as much prior notice as possible and will refund your PAYMENT IN FULL or see if we can accommodate you on an alternative date if you prefer.
Unfortunately we cannot accept any liability for travel or other costs.





Thursday, 11 May 2017

 Moor Than Flowers  
SUMMER SPECIAL OFFER!


'Wimbledon Themed' 
Floral and Lunch Experience

SATURDAY 8TH JULY





Floral Design Workshop & Luncheon
Moor Than Flowers

Invites you to a Wimbledon themed floral design workshop and luncheon at our beautiful venue near Haytor, Dartmoor on Saturday 8th July 

10.00 - 3.00ish.

Relax with friends whilst Sue, our floristry expert (love-tobegreen.co.uk), helps you to create a unique Wimbledon Themed’ table decoration. 

‘Afterwards, tuck into a delicious 2 course lunch and glass of Pimm’s whilst watching our tennis stars battle it out on the big screen.


*Special introductory offer price £55.00*

You are welcome to bring your own wine or favourite tipple.Booking and cancellation: This is a pre-book event to be held at Crows Nest, Green Lane, Ilsington, TQ13 9RB. 

 You can book this event by contacting-

Carole Dart on 07967122945 or email carole@swdart.co.uk

If the customer wishes to cancel their place they will only be offered a full refund if we can resell your place.

                   PLEASE NOTE NUMBERS ARE LIMITED

                     MORE PHOTOS TO COME SHORTLY!!!



     Forthcoming 'Moor' than Flowers 

EXPERIENCE DAYS

SEPTEMBER
Hand tied Bouquet-Large Country Style
(wired ball mechanics)


OCTOBER

Pumpkin Floral Design

NOVEMBER

Fresh Flower Log Slice Design & Candle 
  (re usable)

NOVEMBER

Norwegian Style Christmas Wreath 

DECEMBER

Christmas Wreath 


DECEMBER

Christmas Table Centrepiece














                                              


Friday, 28 April 2017



A Country House on the Moors

Daytime Experiences
'Moor Than Flowers'
'Moor Than Sugar Craft'
'Moor than Cookery'
More Than Walking'
..........the list goes on!!!


Enjoy a Day Time Experience which includes enjoyable crafts or moorland walks or  choose from a variety of other interesting subjects soon to be confirmed.

After your Class Session or Moorland Walk enjoy a delightful  home cooked 2 course lunch which is also included  in your Day Time Experience. 

On a fine day you will dine outside with your eyes absorbing the perfect beauty of  your country garden venue.As you chat with your fellow Learners you will enjoy the views of the surrounding countryside along with it's peace and tranquility.

If the weather is not so good you're practical lesson will be held inside this spacious country home and your well deserved lunch will also be served within the stylish kitchen/dining area.Stroll through the rustic doorway to find an immediate relaxed ambience within this spacious country home.This has to be the perfect place to enjoy your 'Moor Than' Daytime Experience!

Why book on one of our Daytime Experiences ?


Enjoyment
We pride ourselves on delivering high quality practical sessions that are also fun and enjoyable for our learners.                                                       
 A delicious 2 course meal will be freshly prepared whilst you take part in your practical work.
After your class you can then relax and enjoy your meal and chat with fellow Learners as well as enjoy the company of your friendly hostess of the day.
Fulfilment
Many of our learners find great fulfilment in  learning, which can give them new experiences to share with friends and family, as well as providing a sense of accomplishment too. 
Employability
If you want to maybe enhance your CV. we can offer those who attend, a Certificate of Learning of their class subject.


Quality
Much research has been carried out to source highly skilled and/or  qualified Tutors who have teaching experience in their subject.We aim to  provide the best tuition for your Daytime Experience. We strive to provide classes/workshops/courses which are of a high quality, in all areas of the subjects we offer.
Flexibility
We can offer a variety of dates and times, meaning that you can attend at a time and date that is convenient for you.  




                                       
     Daytime Experiences
  'Moor Than Flowers'

                                                                     




                               





                                                                           













                                        
            Example photos of  your YUMMY 2 COURSE  LUNCH 













                    
'Moor Than - -- Daytime Experiences'

Gardens and flowers are good for our souls and well being. 

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Wednesday, 1 February 2017


One step closer to nature....

Gardens and flowers are good for our souls and well being. 

Take a look at some of the exciting floral classes we are running this Spring and Summer and treat yourself to a therapeutic and rewarding flowery session. http://worshop-dates.blogspot.co.uk/


Also,if you are involved in planning your own or a friend's  wedding,come along to the Wedding Fayre being held in the  Riviera Centre in Torquay on February 12th 2017        
http://www.devonweddingshow.co.uk/ and see details and examples of our specially designed Wedding Flora Classes perfect for HEN PARTIES or come along to one of our sessions to gain inspiration for you, your creative friends and family members.




Friday, 16 September 2016

'Bee's Eye view' ....

of some wedding flowers/Gift Bouquet combinations we have created,showing only the highest quality of the flowers which we use for your floral designs.

Past Brides & Grooms ....Can you recognise those which might be yours? 
















Thursday, 14 July 2016

New on the scene in Torquay..........

this Beautiful ' EXCLUSIVE USE' Wedding Venue!

The Nethway Hotel

 Book this unique wedding venue for your special day celebrations and you and your guests will be captivated by The Nethway's warm ambience,sparkling sea views of the English Riviera and the personal,friendly service you will receive.

Floral Decor by Arrangement with The Nethway Hotel.

See more wedding images on The Nethway Hotel website and Facebook page.