Current Floristry Courses

Here you'll find information on the various floristry courses taught by the leading floral designer, Ercole, in Italy. You can also book Ercole to travel to where you are. He has travelled and taught extensively in Europe, the United States, Korea and Japan.

Floristry Courses


24 - 28 May Large scale arrangements
20 - 24 September Technical
27 September - 01 October Contemporary Floristry
04 - 06 October Tied Bouquets
07 - 09 October Design
08 - 12 November Christmas and Winter

You can import the dates of this year's courses to your calendar by clicking here. Alternatively, you can import all years' courses here.

Course summaries

Below there is a summary of all the available courses, there are also some examples of each course in Ercole's floristry courses playlist on his YouTube channel.

Technical floristry

This course provides an introduction to floristry for people with limited or no experience and for professionals wishing to improve their technique and become a better floral designer.

Whatever your experience, it is recommended to begin with this course.

Wedding floristry course

Specifically for those wishing to learn how to design and make wedding bouquets, corsages, headdresses, cake decorations, etc.

The course also covers how to budget and buy for a wedding. A must for future wedding planners, event organisers and florists.

Christmas and Winter floral arrangements course

Suitable for all levels of experience, each day focuses on a specific technique, from garlands and wreathes to Christmas table centres and vases.

Ercole will help you choose colour and scents to create the perfect Christmas in your home.

Contemporary Floristry course

For those who love design, this course shows you how to style tables for all occasions using a variety of flowers and vases.

A favourite course for both professionals and amateur enthusiasts.

Floristry course for special occasions

Fantastic innovative ideas to create the perfect arrangement for Christmas, Easter, Valentine's, Mother's Day, birthdays and much more!

Floral design course

For students who have attended at least five of Ercole's floristry courses, this programme will take your floral designs to the next level .

More details of this high-level course are available on request.

Large scale floral arrangements course

From decorating staircases to arches, large pedestal arrangements to towers, this course provides all you need to know to decorate churches, reception rooms, wedding and party locations.

Essential for those organising events, professional florists and those wishing to be a leading designer.


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