KUNSTMUSEUM Den Haag, the Netherlands, Certificate
Discover master florist – Per Benjamin (Sweden)’s creation secrets and floral recipes. Discovering the Swedish master’s craft, paying homage to floristry using his design philosophy: challenging one’s prejudice and creativity, view old traditions as possibilities and inspiration for new ideas.
PHT Per Benjamin – Unique Artistic Hand-tied Bouquets, available in 3 levels, 16 designs per level; recreates Per Benjamin’s couture hand-tied bouquets of large dimensions. Proposing designs as a floral shield, or bouquet with attitude and complexibility. Creating composition where the master has played with tone and rhythm whilst taking into account Per Benjamin’s interesting perception of colour.
Reinterpreting flowers as part of a design expression that is all about textures and colours, blending the juxtaposition of soft transparent mediums with rigid shapes. Bouquet designs are couture, breathes gala and party but can also evoke subdued emotional expressions.
“For me, the challenge is not to find the most beautiful and rarest flowers but to find new ways to use ordinary ones and show their beauty.” – Per Benjamin.
This is advanced floristry and is suitable for students with passion for flower arrangement and interested in exploring Per Benjamin designer style and new approaches to floristry. Students must complete CPD Foundation Diploma, IFA Floral Designs Creation as prerequisites and/or NB NUFLEUR Contemporary Minimal Bouquet Designs / FRB French Bouquet Designs.
Interactive learning approach – Our classes are fun, informative, friendly and relaxed. We will present students with a handout covering the design of each class, including botanical names of the flowers and foliages used in both English & Chinese, sketches and sample photos (when applicable) to assist learning. Our Instructor will kick start each class with a detailed explanation, following a step-by-step teaching method to ensure students develop the necessary applicable techniques and skills.
Guided by our experienced instructors every step of the way with feedback as you focus on the building blocks of the craft and establishing a strong foundation of floral know-how.
Everything you make is yours to take home – which will be another learning opportunity to observe different flowers and foliages’ full character and vase life.
Students can start at a minimum of 7+ days after successful registration and enrollment. (subject to schedule, instructor and classroom availability) Feel free to call or email us with your preferred date to check availability directly.
For those who work shift hours or have an unfixed working schedule, please contact us to find out how this timetable can cater to your schedule.