floral workshops

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Pick Me Flowers and Gifts are running workshops in partnership with Sarah Cox from Sarah Cox Floral Design.

Sarah has worked in the Sydney floral industry for over three decades.  All of the students Sarah has taught, whether casual, aspiring or professional, are gifted with Sarah’s extensive industry experience and knowledge along with her broad network of floral industry contacts.

Sarah’s long-term aspirations are to provide Orange and the Central West with a leading, inclusive, inspiring, educational, supportive, collaborative, creative space for all floral folk.

Lifestyle workshops

With no previous skill, experience or knowledge required these casual classes are open to anyone seeking either the opportunity to spend a couple of fun, relaxing hours playing with flowers or a desire to get in touch with their creative side

Creating a beautiful posy

In this 2hr workshop, we share the ‘secret’ to creating a Perfect Posy every time. Once you have mastered this fundamental floral design you will find you can adapt it to a beautiful wedding bouquet, a large or small table arrangement in a vase or a wrapped gift for friends and family.


  • 31 August 2:00 – 4:00 Saturday
  • 5 September 6:00 – 8:00 Thursday
  • 22 September 10:30 – 12:30 Sunday

Creating a beautiful posy

Duration: 2 hours
Cost: $95.00

Introduction to floristry

If you are thinking about floristry as a career or you just want to learn how to create simply stunning floral displays for your home, then this introductory course is for you. Learn the basics of floral design in this course.
You will learn three designs

  • Fresh buquet
  • Box arrangement
  • Table arrangement

You will learn how to arrange and style floral settings then this course is for you.
Buying and choosing fresh flowers

  • Colour schemes
  • Making your fresh flowers last
  • Create a stunning floral display for your home
  • Design a table setting
  • Gift wrapping ideas

Introduction to floristry

Duration: 5 hours
Cost: $225


  • 27 October 10:30 -2:30 Sunday
  • 10 November 10:30 -2:30 Sunday

Christmas workshop

Turn your creative flair into floral reality this Christmas. We will introduce you to classic Christmas flower arrangement techniques to empower you to create beautiful festive floral displays. You will learn how to create a modern table arrangement, festive wreath, and be provided with lots of ideas on decorating your Christmas table

  • Modern table arrangement
  • Festive wreath

You will be able to impress family and friends this Christmas with your floral designs. This course is Christmas themed and uses seasonal flowers.
All flower and sundries are supplied

Christmas workshop

Duration: 4 hours
Cost: $225


  • 24 November 10:30 – 2:30 Sunday

Wreath workshop

Create your own dry floral festive wreaths.

This is a hands-on class and your group will have a nice relaxing time putting together some unique and stunning wreaths (yours to keep, one per guest). Let your creativity bloom and get lost in the moment. All material are supplied


  • 21 November  6:00 – 8:00 Thursday
  • 30 November 2:00 – 4:00 Saturday
  • 8 December 10:00 – 12:00 Sunday

Wreath workshop

Duration: 2 hours
Cost: $120

Floristry classes for your next event! 

We can create a bespoke class for your next event with the flexibility of delivering the class on-site at your chosen venue

  • a party with a difference
  • team building
  • hens night
  • girls night out
  • significant birthday

Talk to us directly to see what we can design for you.

Course Details

These classes are open to anyone interested in learning this fundamental floral design. You do not have to have any design experience to enroll in this class. Most people who take our classes have no experience.

Students are not required to bring any florals, materials or equipment.

For Work Health & Safety purpose we request all students wear fully enclosed comfortable footwear.

All floral content & materials are all included in the cost of the class and can be taken by the student upon completion of the class.

Classes are limited to 8 students & require a minimum of 5 participants to proceed. You will be contacted should enrolments not meet the minimum required number & a transfer to a future date or credit note will be offered.

If there isn’t a class to suit you please join the waiting list

Contact Us

Shop 11, Orange Arcade
Orange, New South Wales
Phone: +61 2 5353 1205​
Email: pickmeflowersandgifts@gmail.com

Shop Hours

Mon – Fri:  8am – 5.30pm

Sat:  8am – 2pm

Located in the Orange arcade our daily delivery services cover Orange, Bathurst, Blayney, Canowindra, Cowra,
Millthorpe, Molong and the surrounding district.