Category: Events Published on Tuesday, 19 August 2014 16:58 Written by Hannah Dunne
22nd – 24th August 2014
Place: Lady Margaret Hall, Oxford
What's on: Design, demonstrations, competitions, workshops, trade stands
Oxford's Lady Margaret Hall is gearing up to be the home for a magnificent floral extravaganza this weekend, as Judith Blacklock and her team of some of the world's most highly acclaimed florists prepare for Flowers@Oxford.
The college and its grounds along the banks of the River Cherwell will be decorated from head to toe with beautiful blooms, and demonstrations, competitions and workshops will take place.
Those demonstrating include internationally renowned top class designers, along with exciting new-comers: Stijn Simaeys and Robert Koene, Johann Obendrauf and Philipp von Arx, Gregor Lersch, Carles Fontanillas, Bruno Duarte and Rob Plattel, Per Benjamin, Tom De Houwer and Lana Bates, Joe Massie and Jan Deridder, Solomon Leong and Dennis Kneepkens.
Included in the £35 ticket will be access to the college buildings and grounds to view the floral decorations created by contemporary floral design groups from around the UK.
Also included will be competitions, trade stands and delicious food and drink, all taking place amid the beautiful architecture and gardens of Lady Margaret Hall.
Workshops with designers are also available at extra cost, all details can be found at flowersatoxford.com.
Produced by Fleur Creatif magazine and Judith Blacklock of Judith Blacklock Flower School, Flowers@Oxford follows the resounding success of Flowers@Chicheley in 2011.
Lady Margaret Hall is a 10 minute walk from the city centre and is next to the University Parks on the banks of the River Cherwell.
Tickets are £35 and available from flowersatoxford.com where you will also find a full demo line-up and more information, including the option to attend workshops.