Courses Booking Now at Our New Academy in the Cotswolds

In April 2017 The Covent Garden Academy of Flowers team opened a new home and lifestyle store with flower workshop in Chipping Campden in the heart of the Cotswolds. The Academy offers a range of beautifully selected gifts and products to enhance homes, interiors and gardens.

The studio space runs an inspirational programme of seasonal flower workshops throughout the year and we are now taking bookings for the first of these.

We look forward to seeing you all!

£110 - All flowers and materials included, You take your flowers home with you at the end of the course.

The hand tied bouquet is an essential skill to master for any budding flower designer.

£115 - All materials and light refreshments included

At The Academy there is nothing that gets us feeling more Christmassy than our festive workshops - in particular our  wreath making and garland sessions! In this entirely hands on course you will learn the traditional method of making a Christmas wreath from scratch.

£110 - All flowers and materials included.

The flower crown trend can be seen again and again in glossy fashion magazines, festival chic style and wedding inspiration for 2017 and beyond! So due to popular demand we are very excited to introduce our Flower Crown Masterclass to our summer programme this year.

£220 - Flowers and materials all included

Flowers and vases go together like hands to a glove. Finding the right container for a bunch of flowers or a large bouquet can be a predicament, after all one should complement the other. During the course you will gain an understanding of the difference between flowers for the home and the type of arrangements that are in demand for contract work in hotels, restaurants and the commercial sector.

£30, Flowers and materials all included

We often get asked how to create a beautiful buttonhole or corsage, as it is one of the key staple skills of any budding floral designer! We have put together a wonderful taster session to give you all the tricks of the trade which will mean you can create beautiful wired buttonholes again and again!

£110 - All flowers and materials included., You take your flowers home with you at the end of the course.

Suitable for anyone with an interest in working with flowers,this course will give you many tips and tricks to allow you to get the most out of your flowers and foliage.

£550 for three days, Flowers and materials all included

If you are looking for an opening into the world of Flower Design then this is the short course for you. It is suitable for complete beginners. The focus is on creativity and understanding the practical mechanics that you need to-create-truly inspiring dynamic work with flowers. Time and time again, the Three Day Taster is voted our most popular course.

£370 - Flowers and materials all included

Bells are ringing! A wedding announcement can cause alarm bells to ring for many people. Our two day course will allay all your fears, especially when it comes to bridal flowers.