Floral
courses


get your hands dirty(ish)

If you long to bring a little more of the beauty of your garden inside, but feel clean out of new ideas, FIGA & CO will help.

Kim’s background is interior design and styling. It informs a fertile creative mind that is always on the lookout for inspiring visual alternatives to refresh the home. 

Even if you’ve no experience, we guarantee that you will produce wonderful results under Kim’s expert tuition. 


Spring

herald of the spring

Gently seductive spring with all her promise of whimsical enterprise is now upon us. 
If you have never considered using a quail's eggshell as a tiny vase bursting with spring buds then 
come visit me ....we will nest build together with bare, birch branches softly wrapped with sprightly green buds, blooms in pastel hues nestled against speckled eggs and soft feathers...spring is such charming fun...come and play...

This spring we are kicking off our year long programme of seasonal floral design and decor courses at Glemham Hall. The whole day courses proceed at a relaxed pace but pack in both demonstrations as well as hands on creativity. You will  also enjoy a two course delicious lunch prepared by acclaimed chef Peter Harrison all for £125.00

    • 10.30 am start 
    • Introductory chat on the session ahead
    • 11.00 am Guidance and expert tuition to create a stunning seasonal table scape
    • 12.30 Talk by Glemham Hall's head gardener Steve Coghill.
    • 1.00 pm delicious two course seasonal lunch served in the dining room
    • 2.00 pm, Hands on workshop in the imposing grand hall
    • 3.30 pm finish.

    All materials included, we just ask that you bring along a pair of gardening scissors or secateurs.

    There will also be an opportunity to purchase your floral accessories and and browse a range of Figa, seasonal, floral designs.

  • See EVENTS PAGE for more details of courses at Glemham Hall and call 01986 800 370 to book, we will be delighted to hear from you!


Summer

a ROSE is a lovesome thing

With so much in flower, inspiration is rarely hard to find. In our summer course this year we will celebrate the ultimate bloom, be it delicate or bold, subtle or riotous, we will indulge our senses in the nature of the rose…...

 This year we are thrilled to be running our full day course for £125.00 at Glemham Hall on 9th June. Designer Kim Beedie will guide you through the creative process involved in producing a rose inspired summer table scape in the enchanting dining room. You will then experience the floral fantasy first hand as you sit around the dining table to enjoy a delicious lunch. The afternoon session will give you a chance to unleash your own creative juices as Kim demonstrates and guides you to produce a rose themed piece to take home. A visit out to the stunning rose display in Glemham Hall's walled garden will form part of the pre lunch schedule. The full day course is a relaxed yet informative pace.

  • 10.30 am start 
  • Introductory chat on the session ahead
  • 11.00 am Informative and detailed explanation of the process of creating a rose filled summer table scape.
  • 12.30 pm A walk around Glemham Hall's rose garden.
  • 1.00 pm delicious two course seasonal lunch 
  • 2.00 pm, Guidance and expert tuition to create a stunning rose inspired floral design
  • 3.30 pm finish.

All materials included, we just ask that you bring along a pair of gardening scissors or secateurs.

Please do go ahead and select the full day course at Glemham Hall on 9th June from the drop down menu below,  whereupon you will be directed to a payment page.

Call 01986 800 370 or book using the drop down menu below. We will be delighted to hear from you!



Autumn

discover a forest of fruits...

Autumn is the season we most want to scoop up with a spoon. With such delicious bounty at every turn, it's hard to resist. We'll be scouring the garden, the hedgerow, and the spinny to assemble a fabulous feast for the eye.

We pack a lot into a half-day for £55.00

Half day courses are held in Framlingham on 23rd & 24th October 2015, morning and afternoon sessions available.

  • 10am or 2.00pm start 
  • Introductory chat on the session ahead
  • Accompanied guidance and expert tuition to create the course piece
  • Morning coffee and pastries or afternoon tea and cakes
  • 12.30am or 4.30pm finish
All materials included, we just ask that you bring along a pair of gardening scissors or secateurs.


Or take the whole day at a more relaxed pace and also enjoy a two course delicious lunch for £125.00. This year we are thrilled to be running our full day course at Glemham Hall on 15th & 16th October and in Framlingham on 22nd October.

    • 10.30 am start 
    • Introductory chat on the session ahead
    • 11.00 am Guidance and expert tuition to create a stunning seasonal floral design
    • 1.00 pm delicious two course seasonal lunch 
    • 2.00 pm, Guidance and expert tuition to create a stunning seasonal floral design
    • 3.30 pm finish.

  • All materials included, we just ask that you bring along a pair of gardening scissors or secateurs.

Please do go ahead and select a full or half day course  from the drop down menu below, at the venue of your choice  whereupon available dates will be shown.

See EVENTS PAGE for more details of courses at Glemham Hall and call 01986 800 370 or book using the drop down menu below. We will be delighted to hear from you!



Christmas

invocation of the spirit

Magic up a welcome to warm every home. Our now renowned Christmas courses offer the opportunity to create ravishing seasonal decorations, including our ever-popular Christmas wreath design. We hunt and gather the surprising array of material available in both garden and hedgerow and combine this with fine quality flowers and floral accessories. This year we will be running courses from 3 venues. We will return again to Glemham Hall and The Crown in Framlingham, and also this year we will be running a wreath workshop combined with festive foodie gift making at Kenton Hall. (See Kenton Hall Website for prices and to book in)

All materials included on both full and half day course, we just ask that you bring along a pair of gardening scissors or secateurs.

We pack a lot into a half-day for £55.00

Half day courses are held at Glemham Hall on 11th December and at  The Crown Framlingham on the 18th & 19th December 2015. Morning and afternoon sessions available.

  • 10am or 2.00pm start 
  • Introductory chat on the session ahead
  • Accompanied guidance and expert tuition to create the course piece
  • Morning coffee and pastries or afternoon tea and cakes
  • 12.30am or 4.30pm finish

Or take the whole day at a more relaxed pace and also enjoy a two course delicious lunch for £125.00. 

This year we are thrilled to be running our full day course at Glemham Hall on 9th & 10th December and at  The Crown Framlingham on 16th & 17th December

    10.30 am start 

      • 10.30 am start 
      • Introductory chat on the session ahead
      • 11.00 am Guidance and expert tuition to create a stunning seasonal floral design
      • 1.00 pm delicious two course seasonal lunch 
      • 2.00 pm, Guidance and expert tuition to create a stunning seasonal floral design
      • 3.30 pm finish.

        All materials included, we just ask that you bring along a pair of gardening scissors or secateurs.

        Please do go ahead and select a full or half day course  from the drop down menu below, at the venue of your choice  whereupon available dates will be shown.

      See EVENTS PAGE for more details of courses at Glemham Hall and call 01986 800 370 or book using the drop down menu below. We will be delighted to hear from you!