Team building flower workshops

For any business that likes to invest in its team there are loads of creative ways you can curate a fun and interactive day of relationship building, and arguably none quite as fun as a session with Petal to the Metal.

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We recently put together a ‘Florist workshop’ for a Management consultant as part of their team building programme. Our brief was to put together two, 1 hour long sessions ‘How to make a hand tied bouquet’. It was Easter week so the client wanted to make sure the flowers were bright, colourful Spring bunches for team bonding Easter fun!

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Clashing yellow, orange and purple met the brief with gorgeous orange Tulips, yellow Cloni Ranunculus, Narcissi and purple Clematis.

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I tried to keep the design simple and not too formulaic, just really lovely, easy Spring bunches, encouraging the groups to enjoy putting the flowers together in their own way with a little guidance and structure.BCG resize 2

We then wrapped the bouquets in hessian ready for delivery!

BCG resize 1I asked the head of HR a few questions around how and why and also does it work;

PTTM – What was the purpose of the workshop

Client – Vey much a bonding and motivational event for our very hard working ‘Business support group’.

PTTM – Why flowers in particular?

Client – It is great to get out and away from the office and concentrate on something that is other than work related, and get back to the joys of nature!

PTTM – What value does something like this bring?

Client – This type of event makes people feel that they are valued and many of them got to take the flowers home to their families for the Easter period.

PTTM – Did the team enjoy it?

Client –  A selection of my thank you emails’

“..Thank you for organising a fabulous afternoon of flower arranging, it was such a lovely treat outside in the sunshine”

“Paul as always was a delight and the flowers (although not as good as his) all looked beautiful at the end of the session”

“Thank you for making it possible – I absolutely loved it!”

PTTMThats so great to hear, so it is something you would invest in again?

Client – Absolutely, we would love to do it again!

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If you are interested in further information about a ‘Team building workshop’ please do let me know and contact us via the usual email:paul@petaltothemetalflowers.uk

See you soon

Paul X