Workshops & Demonstrations


Workshops and Demonstrations 2017

Amanda Randell teaches professional floristry for the Academy of Floral Art, Dunchideock near Exeter, but she also hosts more informal Floral Workshops at various stunning properties in the area, namely Hotel Endsleigh, Pentillie Castle and Coombe Trenchard.  Amanda finds that teaching is her main passion and loves sharing her  extensive design knowledge.  All workshops include:  Equipment and expertise.  Flowers will be charged extra and arranged on an individual basis.


The details for this delightful, delicious Supper Club can be found on the Coombe Trenchard website.  Design and create Autumn splendours adding visual drama to the feast.  Cost includes the Feast & Fire Supper £45.80 AND all the equipment, flowers and foliage and props to dress the tables totalling £68pp.  Call Amanda on 01822 870888 to book your place.

Flower Workshop with Amanda Randell

Flower Workshop in the Stable Room at Hotel Endsleigh

Flower workshop at Hotel Endsleigh by Amanda Randell

Leaving the stable room with designs to photograph them on the Parterre.

Wreath workshop at Hotel Endsleigh with Amanda Randell

Workshop at Hotel Endsleigh with Amanda Randell












 Workshops at Hotel Endsleigh

All workshops commence at 9.30am to include tea/coffee and lunch with a glass of wine at 2pm. All equipment, flowers and foliages will be supplied. Day will finish at 3.3opm. Please call Hotel Endsleigh to book.


Thu 19th October 2017 Harvest Festival

Sun 12th November 2017 Table Arrangement

Sun 3rd December 2017 Christmas Door Wreath

Sun 10th December 2017 Christmas Door Wreath


Classroom at the Academy of Floral Art

Classroom at the Academy of Floral Art, Dunchideock, Exeter

Professional Courses at The Academy of Floral Art, Dunchideock, Exeter: Autumn Term 2017

Floristry Arrangement Unit

Beginners level 2 – CLICK HERE for full information and booking.
Dunchideock – 10 weekly Wednesdays
2017: Sept 20/27, Oct 11/18, Nov 1/8/15/22/29, Dec 6

There are lots of wonderful floristry courses at the Academy of Floral Art and you can view them all by clicking here.


Amanda enjoys sharing her passion for flowers by giving demonstration of her work for garden clubs and NAFAS, (National Association of Flower Arranging Societies).  You will find her doing her thing on the following dates:

Mon 9th Jan 2017 Ivybridge  NAFAS 7.30pm Subject: Spring Nests

Tue 11th Apr 2017 Pentillie Castle Ladies Lunch, guest speaker: Winning a gold medal at RHS Chelsea Flower Show

Sat 8th Jul 2017 Ivybridge NAFAS 10 am Workshop subject to follow

Tue 3rd Oct 2017 Looe NAFAS, Pelynt. 2pm Subject: Harvest Festival

Spring Nests demonstration to the Plymouth NAFAS

Getting ready to demonstrate to the Plymouth NAFAS, subject: ‘Spring Nests’

One of the Demonstration designs by Amanda Randell

Nest frame with parrot tulips and coreopsis branches and nest.

Lady who's raffle ticket won the tulip nest.

Raffle prize.













Should you wish to arrange for a class at a local Church please call to discuss details on 01822 870888 or email

Demonstrations of floral designs for groups taken.