Pearsons are delighted to host an exciting collaboration with London florists from McQueens Flower School.

Please note that this workshop is now fully booked - To add your name to our current waitlist please contact the school at:

This is a rare opportunity to immerse yourself in the McQueens world and learn from London’s premier Florist. They will share their unique flower philosophy based on their founding principles of Style, Simplicity and Skill.

McQueens have shared their passion and skill with this Five Day Floristry Course in London, Beijing and Italy and now Sydney.

This 5 day course will be led by McQueens head tutor and School Manager, Emily Mathison. Emily has a very exciting resume gaining experience at many leading London florists including Paula Pryke, before finding her way to McQueens, working on many large scale events with McQueens, working in the school and becoming head tutor. Emily will be accompanied by Duncan McCabe, who is the social media and marketing strategist for McQueens

The classes will be hands on practical floristry with a new topic each day, from the McQueen's signature bouquets to elaborate table displays, large features pieces and more. Culminating in a fantastic large scale installation piece that students will work on in situ at Randwick Racecourse with McQueens.

Date: August 14th-18th

Time: 9:30am-4:00pm, each day.

Price: $3000.00 Incl. GST - due at time of enrolment. All materials included. SOLD OUT!

Location:  Days 1-4: 33 Foster St, Surry Hills NSW 2010. Day 5: Randwick Racecourse.

What will you learn:

Day 1: McQueens Signature Bouquet

McQueens Signature Bouquet

Day 2: Elaborate Tables

Elaborate Tables

Day 3: Events and Parties

Events and Parties

Day 4: Floral Chandeliers

Floral Chandelier

Day 5: The Wishing Tree with on site installation for a Charity Event at Randwick Racecourse!

Wishing Tree

 Who are McQueens Flower School?

McQueens was established in 1991 in a small florist shop in Clerkenwell, London and has gone on to have a ‘reputation for quality and innovation that is known the world over’ - Kally Ellis McQueens founder.

McQueens designs are sought out by London’s prestigious venues including Claridges, where they have a bespoke flower shop, The Berkeley, The Connaught to name a few. Their sumptuous displays and breathtaking installations dress the finest events including the Vanity Fair Cannes Party, London fashion shows, the Tribeca film festival in New York, film television and more!

The school was established over 20 years ago to share the knowledge, design skill and expertise that has made McQueens such a force in flowers.

Read more about McQueens