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flower power

Sophia Kaplan

Find some tranquilty, get in touch with nature, and create something beautiful in this expert, hands on flower arranging workshop with one of Sydney's most celebrated plant stylists.

In the Concert Hall Northern Foyer.

“Until we are able to comprehend the beauty of a single flower, we are woefully unable to grasp the meaning and potential of life itself.”

Virginia Woolf

Let your inner florist blossom

A beautiful bunch of flowers can mean many different things: I love you, I'm sorry, get well soon, cheer up, or you're a great friend. Knowing how to arrange a killer bouquet will vastly expand your gift giving capacity and take your interior styling skills to the next level. Sophia Kaplan is one of Sydney's foremost florists, and she will personally lead you as you create your own flower arrangement; while learning some of the tricks of the florist trade. At the end of the session, you can take home your creation, with all materials supplied. Roses are red, violets are blue, if you like flowers, this workshop's for you.

More about Sophia Kaplan

Sophia Kaplan is a plant and floral stylist and author. She works with an array of interesting clients to produce thoughtful florals for events and editorial shoots. Her work has been featured in Vogue, Gourmet Traveller and The Planthunter and her co-authored book Leaf Supply was published in 2018 by Smith Street Books. She is currently working on a second book on indoor plants to be published late 2019.

Sophia loves collecting and arranging and thus capturing little snapshots of the weird, wonderful and enduringly romantic natural world around her. 

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