Cracking Christmas wreath workshops in Suffolk and Cambs
Deck your door with boughs of holly! These local festive craft classes are hugely popular so, quick, book now!
This Christmas might look a little different, but we’re still prettying up our doorways with as much greenery and baubles as they can handle (because hey, if you can’t go a little OTT this year, when can you?).
If you fancy having a crack at creating your own Christmas wreath, socially-distanced and virtual Christmas wreath workshops in Suffolk and Cambs are still running in December. But be quick to book as tickets are selling like hot mince pies. Secateurs at the ready, let’s go!
Wreath making with The Southwold Flower Company, 8 Dec at High Lodge, Darsham
The lovely ladies at The Southwold Flower Company are running multiple workshops in Dec, with only one that isn’t fully booked on 8 Dec, which includes tasty treats including a glass of winter Pimm’s. If you’ve already nailed your wreath there’s also a Christmas table workshop on the 20th, so you can really wow your guests with your creativity, thesouthwoldflowercompany.co.uk
Christmas wreath making workshop with Francine’s Flowers, 6, 8, 12, 14 December, Ousden
Join Francine in the Granary in Ousden for a fun, relaxing morning making a luxurious door wreath. You’ll watch a full demonstration before getting your green fingers out on your own and all materials are provided. Floristry is hungry work so home-made nibbles will keep you going! £45pp, francinesflowers.co.uk
Festive wreath-making in the Winter Tipi at The Packhorse Inn, Moulton, 5 December, £75
Florist Amelia Cornish will be in the pretty Winter Garden Tipi this year at one of our favourite pubs on the 5 December showing you how to transform some foliage and ribbons into a glorious festive wreath in a socially distance fashion. There are two morning sessions, starting at 9am and 11 am and both include mulled cider or hot choc and some yummy treats. £70, thepackhorseinn.com
Anna’s Flower Farm x Wild Stems online zoom workshop, 6 December
No need to don a mask or socially distance at this workshop, because like most things this year it’s online. They’ll send you a wreath kit full of all the materials you need to make a beautiful wild wreath. The online zoom workshop to tell you what to do with all the materials will take place on December 6th, or you can ask for access to the recorded workshop if you are unable to attend. £45, wild-stems.com
Feather & Ferns wreath making workshop, 7 Crown Street, St Ives, 12 December
We love the glorious floral displays this clever Cambridge-based florist, Becky, puts together so you’ll be in for a treat learning from her when it comes to making a standout wreath. There are four workshops in socially distanced groups of six throughout the day and all materials are included as well as mulled wine and mince pies aplenty! £48, eventbrite.co.uk
Wreath workshop with Cambridge Flower School, Newton, Cambridge, 4, 5 and 7 December
Really looking to create an impact on your Christmas Day guests before they’ve even crossed the threshold? Book yourself onto the most professional of the wreath courses – with the experts from Cambridge Flower school. £85, thecambridgeflowerschool.co.uk
Wreath Making with Rose & Thorns, Westerby Farm Outwell, 4 Dec
Get yourself into the Christmas spirit and catch up with friends you haven’t seen for weeks over a glass of mulled wine, a mince pie and the making of a wreath led by pro florist Carrie. All materials are supplied to make a trad moss wreath covered in berries and festive foliage. £45, eventbrite.co.uk
Christmas wreath workshop with Augusta Hope, Fulbourn, 10 December
Spend a heavenly 3.5 hours (incl. 15/20 mins for cake break) learning to make a wonderful Christmas wreath at this fabulously floral Fulbourn workshop. The team will provide a selection of wonderful decorations ranging from seasonal dried materials such as pine cones, cinnamon, and dried fruit to sparkly baubles and glittering ribbons. There will also be a selection of fresh seasonal flowers including berries and Roses. £65, augustahope.co.uk