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Grace Alexander, Somerset: A Celebration of the English Garden in British Flowers

  • Forde Abbey and Gardens Chard Somerset, TA20 4LU (map)

Join Grace Alexander for a creative flower workshop at Forde Abbey and learn how to create sumptuous hand ties and arrangements using locally grown British flowers.

Two workshops are availabe, from 10.00am to 12.30pm or 1.00pm to 3.30pm.

The half day workshops include:

  • Tea, coffee and cake.
  • A discussion about the British Flowers movement and where you can find the best flowers.
  • Arranging demonstrations showing simple, key design principles, including a sumptuous hand tie and a low urn table arrangement.
  • Styled photographs of your arrangements in one of the state rooms at Forde Abbey.
  • All materials, containers and flowers are provided and are for you to take home.

Price: £38 per person

Booking: tickets can be bought online at or in person from the the Forde Abbey shop