Working with flowers is enormously rewarding, they have an extremely unique and compelling power; everyone who works with flowers testifies to the sort of satisfaction that rarely exists in other professions. Flowers do have their own set of challenges, though, and a life working with flowers can at times be an interesting ride. Flowers are vulnerable to […]
One of the wonderful pleasures of welcoming students to McQueens Flower School is seeing their enthusiasm and passion for flowers. It’s a privilege to get to know our students as friends and we love to keep in touch and see them forge their own path in the world of flowers. Instagram is perfect for keeping up […]
We completed our last course for 2016 in September and it has been a tremendous year for McQueens Flower School. We settled into our state-of-the-art new school space in Bethnal Green this year and welcomed record numbers of international students. We have shared our skills and knowledge with teaching assignments abroad to China, Italy, and Dubai, and […]
Autumn has arrived! McQueens Flower School students create a flower arch with masses of seasonal flowers.
McQueens school students work as a group to create an elaborate table installation.
We always knew that to celebrate our 25th anniversary in style, we’d want to do something really special. So when our accounts director Riccardo Micolucci suggested a master-class to be held at his recently restored 300-year old Italian palazzo, it was a resounding ‘YES!’ from the rest of Team McQueens. Of course, it did mean […]
Behind the scenes at our master class in Italy held at the gorgeous Palazzo Tartagliozzi in Abruzzo. We had the most wonderful comments from our amazing students! Will you be joining us in 2017?
As 2016 continues to progress at a terrifying speed, we are delighted to release our new dates for McQueens Flower School for 2017. Our packed curriculum of creative courses has something for anyone with an interest in flowers. From our famous four-week Vocational Course (for those with serious floral ambitions), to specialist one-week courses focusing on areas such as wedding, […]
Here at McQueens, we are lucky enough to have the opportunity to share our passion for flowers around the world with some awesome travelling assignments for parties and events, and of course, to spread the love and skills with our very own Flower School. McQueens school director and social media manager Duncan McCabe relished the opportunity to return […]
We were very delighted and excited to welcome Mercè Bigorra Espinalt for a private one-to-one class at McQueens Flower school yesterday. A surprise gift from husband to wife, we loved hosting such a special day working with a selection of some of our favorite flowers. Traveling from Spain especially for the occasion, Mercè and husband Miquel spent the […]