PLEASE NOTE: Over the holiday period, some of our suppliers are closed. This may result in some flowers being unavailable. However we will endeavour to match the style and value of the flowers chosen as close as possible.

Floristry Course & Workshops

At Malpara Florist we offer you the opportunity to explore your creativity with short floristry courses as well as one-off workshops!

Floristry Course Outline

Courses will cover the following:

  • Basics of floristry
  • Care of flowers
  • Flower types
  • Storing of Flowers, including basics regarding cold room organization, cleaning and temperature
  • Soaking of Oasis
  • Hands-on lessons in bouquet making, arrangements, table centres and novelties.

Upon your first lesson, you will receive your complimentary toolbox and scissors, and learn of workroom procedures.

During each lesson, you will learn the principals of design, structure, colour, texture, and placement of flowers. During this time you will progress through presentation of single flowers, arrangements, table centres, straussed bouquets, and some basic wedding work.

Each class will feature two items that you will make in class, one of which you are welcome to take home with you. You will be supplied with a folder to file course notes and photos with your step by step explanations for each course.

Please wear closed in shoes, bring along a bottle of water, an apron, pen and paper. Your toolbox and scissors will be presented to you at the commencement of your first lesson.

The full cost of the course is $665.00. Full payment must be made one week prior to the commencement of the course, or weekly (prior to start of the lesson) payments of $95 per workshop. Tax invoices are available upon request.

Should you have any additional questions please give our team a call on (07) 4771 6767, we look forward to meeting you!



Special Occasion Workshops

Want a different idea for an upcoming party or team bonding session? Whether it be a hen’s night, bridal shower, Christmas party or just because, Malpara Florist can organise and host special occasion workshops just for you. Some of our popular requests are flower crown workshops, Christmas wreaths and succulent terrariums parties! To complement the workshop can also cater drinks and nibbles to add that extra touch!