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hkafa | 香港插花藝術學院
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About hkafa | The HK Academy of Flower Arrangement

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香港插花藝術學院 (hkafa) 創立於1989年,為香港首間引入國際花藝教學的花藝學校。本院秉承着過往三十載的教學理念,務求學員能把花藝創作元素融入室內設計中。
校長 Theresa Lam 熱衷於藝術和設計,致力把世界頂級花藝大師 ( Tomas de Bruyne、Per Benjamin、Jane Packer ) 的設計、梵高印象派及 NUFLEUR® 簡約設計風格帶來香港。
如果你也想接觸花藝設計 , 擴闊視野,歡迎一起深索插花藝術的樂趣!

hkafa 導師不單傳授知識,同時承諾教導和啟發他人 – 培養每個學生的潛能及發展空間。導師全職緊貼每個學生的學習進度。在歐洲接受培訓並獲得英國 Jane Packer London 及 I.A.F. 國際花會認證 – 專業的導師以耐心及關愛投入教學,與學生在花藝美學上一起成長!

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校長具國際視野

Theresa Lam 於 1989 年創辦 hkafa。 Theresa 相信香港乃國際城市,中西文化匯聚,必能成為國際花藝交流中心。 創立花店三年後,Theresa 發覺她對教授插花更具熱誠。她決心把她在歐洲及日本學到的編寫成最好的花藝課程,並創校授徒。

Theresa 訓練傑出花藝設計師經驗豐富,她的成就已享負盛名。她對花藝設計的熱誠及喜歡獨特創新的精神 ,吸引了無數本地、內地及世界各地的學員,遠渡重洋來跟她學習花藝。

hkafa 成為學生接觸第一手國際花藝潮流的橋樑。 Theresa 的設計簡約又富現代感。 Theresa 對國際時裝、美術、建築及室內設計潮流,有濃厚的興趣和研究,啟發她獨特有結構地運用顏色和質感於花藝創作中。

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與 I.A.F. 國際花會合作

於1990年,為令本地學生能獲得國際水平認證,hkafa 與 I.A.F. 國際花會 (International Academy of Floristry ) 合作開辦 I.A.F. 國際花會專業課程,I.A.F.歐洲花藝瑞典證書及文憑均由國際花藝大師認證。 I.A.F. 課程有系統、國際化、專業、現代及富技巧性。從此,本地學生不用遠渡重洋,便可學習頂尖世界級花藝設計。

香港插花藝術學院 首創國際花藝班,吸引無數 本地外國人仕,學生來自內地、亞洲、甚至世界各地。學生完成後可申請I.A.F. 國際花會專業歐洲證書、文憑及高級文憑。

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歐洲花藝大師認證

European Designer Certification & Consultancy – Per Benjamin

hkafa 及 I.A.F. 非常榮幸以瑞典國際花藝大師 Per Benjamin 為獨家課程顧問及證書文憑認證。 Per 為校長 Theresa Lam 及 I.A.F.  導師 Jackie Lai 啟蒙恩師之一,於世界花藝大賽獲獎無數。他與兩位著名比利時及荷蘭花藝大師 Tomas De Bruyne 及 Max van de Sluis 成立 Life3 組合,個人及 Life3 已出版多冊暢銷全球的花藝參考書籍。 他們均熱心於花藝教育,現正活躍於世界巡迴花藝示範、講座及工作坊、擔任花藝比賽評判等。

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引入英國 JANE PACKER LONDON 課程

2009年,英國著名品牌花藝學院Jane Packer School London 邀請hkafa合辦課程。導師到英國受訓,2010年正式開辦在香港獨有的課程。 Theresa 把Jane Packer 的設計風格,融入有系統的課程內。包括著名的 Jane Packer 結婚花球及婚禮宴會佈置、花束、餐桌花藝、顏色設計等。 hkafa相信此課程將非常受歡迎,並會牽起另一個風格式潮流。

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當代荷蘭花藝 | 梵高博物館認證

許多梵高 ( Vincent van Gogh ) 的畫作都以不同的花卉為主題,香港插花藝術學院很榮幸獲得荷蘭梵高博物館 ( Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam ) 的邀請,開發當代荷蘭花藝 Dutch Floral Art ( DFA ),並將荷蘭傳統的插花藝術打造成現代歐洲設計,帶到國際花藝舞台。

香港插花藝術學院 ( hkafa ) 將與不同的著名國際花藝大師合作,重新創作和開發新的風格,把 Vincent van Gogh 的繪畫風格融入花藝創作中。

梵高博物館從 2016 年開始對所有香港插花藝術學院的證書和文憑進行認證,保證課程乎合歐洲及國際水平。

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hkafa 於 2015 年穫得香港品牌發展局頒發的香港服務名牌獎,此項殊榮是對我們在插花藝術教育工作的加以肯定。

hkafa  於 2003 至 2018 年間於香港花卉展覽參展之師生工作坊共14年榮獲超過25項獎項殊榮,當中包括最佳展品大獎,最佳特色大獎,最佳設計特別獎,最具特色特別獎等。

校長 Theresa 獲選中國傑出企業家。 Theresa的努力終於獲得國家認同,為彰顯她多年來對推動國際花藝潮流的貢獻,中國女企業家協會於2010年1月在北京人民大會堂頒發2009年傑出女企業家榮譽證書給Theresa。

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企業經驗

hkafa 一直致力於各種企業培訓,團隊建設及商業顧問超過20年,客戶包括香港匯豐銀行,萬豪酒店,港鐵有限公司,“圓方” THE ELEMENTS, LCX,植村秀,香港醫院管理局,美國婦女協會,Hong Kong Flower Club,韓國婦女協會,嘉里物業管理服務有限公司,JP Morgan,東亞銀行,Hanlun Habitats 服務式住宅集團,Hershey’s 等

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社區義工服務

hkafa 的教師和學生義工隊為各種非牟利慈善機構提供義工服務。工作包括興趣課程和職業培訓。服務機構包括東華三院社區中心 TWGH,基督教女青年會 YWCA,匡智會,UNICEF 聯合國兒童基金會,獲贊助機構包括岩石基金The Good Rock Foundation,香港救狗之家 HKDR 等

Founder with international outlook

Theresa Lam is the founder of the Hong Kong Academy of Flower Arrangement Ltd. (hkafa) in 1989. Theresa believes that Hong Kong , as an international city, can be the base of the best floral arts in the region.

After managing her flower shop for 3 years, Theresa found herself more keen to teach. She learned her flower arrangement skills in Europe and got inspirations from her Japanese teachers. She decided to bring in the best syllabus to Hong Kong students.

Unique style

Theresa is now famous for her proven experience and success in training outstanding floral designers & florists. Her passion and innovation in her unique style of floral design has earned her thousands of dedicated students from local and all over the world. Theresa’s friendliness & patience have made her students her friends !
hkafa forms the bridge where students can get firsthand direction to world flower arrangement trend. Theresa’s designs are clean & modern. Her unique mastery of color and texture is inspired by her insight in international fashion, architectures & interior designs.

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I.A.F. affiliation

In 1990, hkafa first got affiliated with the I.A.F.( International Academy of Floristry—floral art research). I.A.F. courses has got European Master Certification originated in Sweden (The birthplace for many renowned influential floral design masters).
The I.A.F. curriculum is International, Professional, Mastery, Modern & Systematic. From then, Theresa has been training local as well as overseas students matured international floral art techniques. hkafa is the first flower school with international classes in Hong Kong. It attracts thousands of students locally, expatriates, overseas students from Mainland China, Asia and all other parts of the world. Students can apply for the respective I.A.F. certificates/diplomas/advanced diplomas upon completion of the courses.

 

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European Designer Certification & Consultancy – Per Benjamin

hkafa & I.A.F. are very proud to have Mr. Per Benjamin, the famous Sweden international floral designer & decorator as their course consultant.

Benjamin, as a partner of Life3 with two other Belgian & Dutch floral designers – Tomas De Bruyne & Max van de Sluis, has published a number of floral design reference books, which are of the world bestsellers. Having won several medals at the World Cup in the Netherlands, they are still contributing to international floral education by holding seminars, workshops and demonstrations worldwide.

JANE PACKER LONDON courses

In 2009, hkafa was invited by the renowned Jane Packer School London to develop their style in Hong Kong. hkafa’s teachers got trained in London and started the various courses in 2010.

The style of Jane Packer is presented in the unique curriculum in Hong Kong. It includes her famous wedding & event flowers, hand ties, unique table flower designs and color styles. We strongly believe that it will be another very popular course that might affect the trend in the region.

Awarded Outstanding Enterprise – China

Though Theresa has got numerous awards throughout the years, she is most proud of hkafa when she got the Honorary Award for Outstanding Entrepreneur 2009 at Beijing in Jan. 2010 granted by China (CAWE).

This is to award Theresa for her outstanding contribution in playing a leading role in China’s floral design industry. Her innovations have moved Hong Kong’s floral design to the international stage.

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In 2014, a new era of inspirational crossover of fine arts & contemporary impressionism in floral art came to HKAFA.

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While many of Van Gogh paintings were using different flower as theme, HKAFA was proud to be invited by Van Gogh Museum, Amsterdam to develop contemporary Dutch Floral Design. HKAFA will work with different famous international floral designers to re-create and develop new styles, while relating to impressionist paintings of Vincent Van Gogh. Benjamin will be the official consultant of HKAFA ,I.A.F. & Van Gogh Bloemen. He and Van Gogh Museum will certify all certificates & diplomas from 2016.

We look forward to new out-of-the-box creativities & inspirations from the expertise collaboration of fine art & floral art, bringing the international floral trend to a new stage – Van Gogh Bloemen, Holland at HKAFA.

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Our mission — conscious creativity

Provision of the highest standard of training, responsible tutorial and bringing the ever changing international floral trend to its students are the principles of hkafa and all the dedicated teachers here. Complex techniques and concepts are made simple and easily understood. The designs for the lessons are constantly changing . That’s why many students are our old friends for they stay here to keep up with the trend !

Awards – hkafa got numerous Awards for design excellence at the Hong Kong flower shows

The Principal, Theresa Lam was awarded Elite Entrepreneur of China 2009 in Beijing (CAWE) for her outstanding contribution to floral education in HK as well as leading the HK flower arrangement trend to the international stage.
Accredited Quality Wedding Merchant (QWM) by the Hong Kong Productivity Council 2010 & 2011, appraised for outstanding performance in wedding consultation, wedding and event floral designs services.
Being panel judges for flower arrangement competitions, e.g. Kunming Flower Arrangement Competition in China

Corporate Experience

hkafa has been committed to various corporate training, team building & business consultancy for over 20 years, her client include Hong Kong Bank, JW Marriott Hotel, MTR Corporation Ltd, THE ELEMENTS, LCX, Shu Uemura, Hospital Authority, American Women’s Association, Hong Kong Flower Club, Korean Women’s Association,JP Morgan, Nike, Wall Street Institute, Kerry Property Management Services Ltd. ,Bank of East Asia, Hanlun Habitats, Hershey’s , K11, CENTRAL/CENTRAL, etc.

Community Service

hkafa Volunteer Team of teachers and students offers community services to various non-profit making charitable organizations. Flower arrangement skill can benefit the society and at the same time provides students valuable experience of applying their knowledge learned ! Work includes interest courses, workshops and vocational trainings.

Organizations served : Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Community Center, YWCA, Hong Chi Association, UNICEF, sponsorships for The Good Rock Foundation, Hong Kong Dog Rescue, etc.