The Most Popular All Rounded Starter Diploma Course
CPD includes all the essential skills for Flower Arrangement, Bridal Bouquets and Floral Gift Design as covered in courses EFA, JPBB & FG. One would achieve the CPD designation in approx. 4 months’ time. The duration of the course and all materials covered are equivalent to EFA, JPBB and FG courses if enrolled separately.
Greater Discount, Essentially Flexible
CPD offers an unmatched discount of 25% off regular EFA, JPBB & FG tuition fee. Meanwhile you enjoy the flexibility having the modules separately enrolled. You can start all the three modules together to achieve a record-breaking speed to completion; or leisurely choose to start EFA and FG first, and JPBB a while later.
Module 1 – EFA. Modern European Floral Design Concepts
Introduces the various concepts of Modern European flower arrangements.
Presentations of informal and modern line designs, free styles and many practical daily design concepts, e.g. table flowers, corner designs, welcoming design, etc. The correct way of arranging different material and develop correct habits in foam arrangement method. Proportions of lines, material techniques and how to capture the characteristics of many floral materials are covered in detail with step-by-step demonstrations by tutors. Some flower care and color use concepts will be touched.
Different impressive modern European design concepts will be taught.
Module 2 – JPBB. Jane Packer Wedding Bouquet Arrangements
Teaches the JANE PACKER techniques of making corsages, headdresses, bridal bouquets (both modern and classic styles). Bride’s maid bouquets, wrist flowers, waistband for flower girl.
Wiring and assembling techniques, making tulles and bouquet bows.
Students can learn the usage of different kinds of seasonal cut flowers and foliages. Lilies, Cymbidiums, Orchids, Roses, Calla Lilies, Sun Flowers, Berzelias, Eucalyptus, Ruscus, Dracaena, etc. will be used.
Tips on how to prepare bouquets and corsages to make them more long-lasting and good conditioned. Emphasis on skills and how to design a right sized bouquet for the bride and in what kind of ceremony will be covered.
Module 3 – FG. Creative Floral Gift Design
Designed for those who are interested in floral gift design and packaging, and for those who want to work in the flower shop.
6 designs of Japanese and European bouquets, 10 floral gift designs including European country style basket wraps, fruit flower baskets, Japanese floral gift boxes and other specially designed floral gifts for different occasions.
Introduces gift-wrap materials and accessories, papers, the use of ribbons and different kinds of bows making.
Emphasis will be put on how to make the gift simple but impressive to the recipient. Color matching ideas and the use of flowers for special occasions and greetings will be introduced. Professional is the key note.