A Step-by-step Guide

Author: Judith Blacklock,Lesley Young

Publisher: Flower PressLtd

ISBN: 9780955239151

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 192

View: 2466


The 'how to' manual for everyone interested in pursuing flowers as a career or wanting to know how to arrange flowers for their own special occasion. In step by step guides the reader is taken from the basics of wiring techniques through to more advanced floristry design work. In simple logical stages with the aid of colour photography, line drawings and expert tips, the reader will enjoy entering the fascinating world of the professional florist.

Wedding Flowers

A Step-By-step Guide

Author: Judith Blacklock

Publisher: Falcon Guides

ISBN: 9780993571527


Page: 320

View: 3754


The complete guide to wedding flower arrangements, covering how to make everything from a simple button hole to grand table center pieces and ornate displays for the venue. The easy to follow step-by-step guides show you how to achieve these without spending a fortune.

More Sugar Flowers for Beginners

A Step-by-step Guide to Making Beautiful Flowers in Sugar

Author: Paddi Clark

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781905113262

Category: Decoration and ornament

Page: 176

View: 4515


Following the success of her first book, 'Sugar Flowers for Beginners', Paddi Clark introduces more stunning flowers and leaves that can be made in sugar. Ideal for cake tops or simply for displaying at home, each individual flower and leaf is created using simple yet effective techniques for realistic results. 28 flowers and leaves are featured and each comes complete with step-by-step pictures and easy-to-follow instructions. Basic techniques are covered, not only for sugar floristry but also for covering cakes, meaning that readers of any skill level can decorate professional-looking cakes for special occasions.


The Complete Guide to Professional Results

Author: Jacqueline Goss,Jane Wighton

Publisher: New Holland Professional

ISBN: 9781845378783

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 160

View: 4304


Flower arranging has always been a popular hobby, but it's also a creatively satisfying alternative to a 9-5 desk job. Anyone with a grasp of the basics who needs to know more to go pro?or who's just indulging a passion for flowers and beauty?will find this guide absolutely ideal. Filled with superbly laid-out techniques, plus fabulous styles both traditional and modern, Flower Arranging has it all: advice on choosing and buying flowers, instructions on floral care, recommendations on the necessary tools, and invaluable color and design theory. Comprehensive sections offer terrific ideas for every occasion, from gift arrangements to wedding bouquets, funeral wreaths to venue decoration. Fully illustrated with gorgeous color photos, this is the only book you need to become a great florist.

Career Coach

A Step-by-Step Guide to Helping Your Teen Find Their Life's Purpose

Author: Dearbhla Kelly

Publisher: Gill & Macmillan Ltd

ISBN: 0717168565

Category: Family & Relationships

Page: 224

View: 1293


The tools every parent needs to help their teenager find the career of their dreams In Ireland, one in six students drop out of their chosen college course feeling disillusioned about their career path and uncertain about their future. This can deal a major blow to their self-esteem, not to mention the financial blow to parents who are paying the tuition fees. So whether you are a parent of teenagers starting secondary school or preparing to leave, it makes sense to be informed about practical ways to help your child take steps towards a successful future now. Most career advice in Ireland has a rather narrow focus when helping teens decide which college course to choose. Career Coach is different. By looking at the bigger picture – who they are and what they are good at – experienced and inspirational career guidance counsellor Dearbhla Kelly will empower you to help your teenager link their dreams to the reality of the world of work and reach their full potential. ‘This book will be of great help to parents who are supporting their teens to make sense of who they are and what they want to do with their life.’ Jennifer McKenzie, Director, National Centre for Guidance in Education (and parent to two college students!)