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 […]

McQueens Flower School: Christmas Classes 2017

We are delighted to announce that McQueens Flower School is expanding! With the introduction of a new school space at our HQ in Bethnal Green, we are able to offer a full programme of autumn/winter classes and, for the very first time, there will be additional classes to celebrate Christmas the McQueens way. ‘I’m happy […]

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 […]

Pearsons – the collaboration

McQueens is a brand that approaching its 27th birthday so it’s fair to say that we have learned a thing or two about the peaks and troughs of business down the decades. After all, it’s determination and tenacity that’s needed to maintain success and build upon a reputation year on year, and we respectfully tip […]

New Dates for McQueens One Day Master-class 2018

With this year’s action-packed school schedule gradually drawing to a close, we’re already looking forward to next year and are delighted to announce the new dates for the McQueens One Day Master-classes in 2018! Due to popular demand, we introduced weekend classes to the McQueens One Day Master-class schedule this year and have been overwhelmed with the positive feedback from our students, some of whom travel from far and wide to visit the McQueens Flower School, as Head Tutor Emily Mathison recounts:

New Dates for McQueens One Day Master-class 2018

McQueens Flower School: New Dates For 2018

We are very excited to introduce our exciting curriculum of creative courses at McQueens Flower School for 2018. This year so far has been so memorable for McQueens Flower School for many different reasons. We have been welcoming record numbers of students from all over the world, and we have loved sharing our passion for […]

McQueens Flower School: Summer Tour

You may have noticed but 2017 has been an astonishing year for McQueens Flower School with a few pinch-me moments for our tutors. Yes, we’ve basked in international adventure with a boom in calls for McQueens Flower School talent to travel overseas. For McQueens founder Kally Ellis, the school has come a long way since […]

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 […]

McQueens Success Story: Kate Norris

McQueens Flower School measure its success by the results of the students that attend the school. Apart from delighting in the adventures of countless ex-pupils around the world on Instagram, our tutors also report that having graduated from the McQueens Flower School has other advantages – you can usually find a bed for the night […]