Christmas Wreath Skills

Ref: C2525291

You will be given the opportunity to make a Christmas wreath to hang on your door at Christmas time. You will learn different floristry skills, such as basic wiring of materials and assembling a lovely wreath with fresh winter foliage's. You will gain increased confidence in your practical abilities and will be in a goo position to progress on to an Introduction to Floristry skills course.

Additional information about this course

This course is funded by Tees Valley Combined Authority. After completion of this course you could progress on to Introduction to Floristry Skills. This course is at The Willows, North Port Road, Portrack, Stockton on Tees TS18 2HX . It is a safe and welcome environment.

Course aim

This short course is for anyone who would like to make a beautiful Christmas door wreath and to start the process of learning basic floristry skills.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • No skills or experience needed
  • This course is for beginners
  • This course is suitable for beginners and improvers

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • Identify seasonal foliages
  • Demonstrate basic wiring techniques used in floristry
  • Create a well balanced design using colour, and form for structure

How will I be taught?

  • The WEA tutor will use a range of different teaching and learning methods and encourage you and the group to be actively involved in your learning

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • You will have opportunities to discuss your progress with your tutor
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions

What else do I need to know?

  • A selection of materials and basic equipment will be provided but you are welcome to bring additional materials with you
  • The tutor will provide all materials, learners are required to pay £5 for materials. You are welcome to bring additional materials.

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • No pre reading is required but research on the subject on the internet or in the library may be helpful

What can I do next?

  • Progress to another WEA course
  • Progress to a course with another provider

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Christmas Wreath Skills


This course is funded by the Tees Valley Combined Authority but is also open to residents of other areas.

As a registered charity, and to meet our funders’ requirements, we need to check a few things with you before you book. Please could we ask that you check the list below to ensure you meet our basic criteria:

  • You are paying the standard fee (with a credit or debit card) or you are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • You have a valid email address so that you can receive confirmation of your booking
  • You have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • You are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2019
  • You have read and accept our standard terms and conditions

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