Laura Leong shares best practice with floristry tutors

Floristry tutors learn new skills from award winning designer

Reaseheath floristry department championed industry best practice at their latest ‘floristry tutors event’ for floristry tutors. Over 30 tutors traveled to the Nantwich college from as far afield as Scotland and Southampton on Sunday 5th February to take part in professional development sessions with international floral designer Laura Leong. The 2016 Europa Cup for Florists winner, Laura, presented and inspired tutors with her innovative strategies designed to help enhance the delivery of professional design theories to both Level 2 and 3 floristry students.

florists explore colour

Florists explore colour at tutor day workshop


Tutors spent time observing Laura demonstrate European design principles and also took part in a variety of floral workshops including exploring linear design and colour.

Laura Leong shares best practice with floristry tutors

Laura Leong shares best practice with floristry tutors


The day proved a great networking opportunity with plenty best practice shared. Reaseheath floristry team are now looking to work more closely with Wigan and Leigh and Durham Colleges in the near future.

Find out more about Reaseheath full-time floristry courses here.

For the latest floristry day workshops and other and other leisure courses see here.

Sue Poole, Programme Leader for Floristry and Horticulture