McQueens Flower School Master-Class in Los Angeles

The success of McQueens Flower School is measured by the success of our students, so we were thrilled to accept an invitation from former McQueens student Kate Norris who has recently started a florist business in Los Angeles. Kate studied at McQueens on a four-week vocational course after she decided on a creative change of […]

McQueens Flower School Class Project: Large Urn

We’ve loved welcoming a fabulous group of new vocational students to the McQueens Flower School for a flying start to 2018. Our first class of the year has representatives from all around the globe, in addition to students who literally live down the road from our humble HQ in East London. January brings lots of promise for an exciting new year and we are absolutely honoured to play a part in the start of new adventures as our students take their floristry skills to the next level.

McQueens Flower School Class Project: Large Urn

McQueens Announces Course Dates for 2018 with Russian River Flower School

McQueens Flower School is very excited to mark our 20th anniversary celebrations with a return trip to Dundee Butcher’s Russian River Flower School, California for May 2018. We had the wonderful pleasure of teaching a class at one of America’s most innovative flower schools last year, and what a fantastic success and incredible fun that […]

My McQueens Flower School Experience: Mette Klevnas

Attracting students from around the world is a huge honour and a testament to the reputation that McQueens Flower School has built over the past twenty years. It’s incredible to watch the progress of our students and we enjoy following their work on Instagram, as with have done with our talented guest today. We spoke to […]

McQueens Flower School: One-Day Christmas Masterclass

It doesn’t seem that long ago that we were sunning our bits in far-flung places, enjoying our summer holidays with no more pressing decisions than the strength of sun factor cream one should wear. Now we are suddenly faced with the looming prospect of Christmas and the tricky issue of where we should spend the […]

The Wonderful World of Florists

The flower industry has revolutionised over the past 25 years and working in the wonderful world of flowers has never been more appealing. McQueens was at the forefront of the revolution that helped to reshape an industry that was saddled with a fuddy-duddy reputation and mired in antiquated rules and notions of how flowers should […]

School Report: McQueens and Pearsons Collaborate Down Under

We’d like to share a throw-back moment to a very exciting opportunity for McQueens Flower School – our recent trip to Australia to collaborate with Pearsons School of Floristry. McQueens stalwarts Emily Mathison and Duncan McCabe valiantly stepped up to the mark when a five-day teaching assignment in Australia was first suggested. It’s a tough job […]

McQueens Flower School: A Happy Work Experience

Apart from the world class tuition offered to students at McQueens Flower School and the considerable weight of experience associated with a brand with a rich 26 year history, one of the key benefits that make McQueens Flower School such an attractive proposition for those wanting to learn more about flowers is its locality (on the […]

McQueens Flower School: A Step by Step Approach

Learning anything new can be a daunting undertaking particularly if you are considering a career change. It takes time to climb a mountain but that journey always begins with just one step. Here at McQueens Flower School, we welcome many different types of students who come to us from different walks of life and all for […]