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It's time to take your floral game to new heights! Join me on my online and in person floristry workshops and floral mentoring service.
Let's cultivate your skills, elevate your craft to the next level and blossom together! Come on board and let's make your floral dreams flourish!
As a professional florist with over three decades of hands-on industry experience, I'm here to share my love, passion and skills with you - whether you're a professional florist looking to upskill and develop your style, or right at the start on your floristry journey, you're in the perfect place.

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At Thrive, we’re passionate about fine floristry, our environment and seeing the floristry industry flourish and thrive.  By sharing skills and a lifelong love of flowers, you’ll learn new techniques, master making simply gorgeous designs and develop your personal style.

We're a small family based team, based in rural Suffolk, where we host our floristry workshops and tuition, plus sell our expansive range of floristry books, tools and sundries.

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Hey, I’m Claire Cowling – a florist, author of best-selling floristry books, multiple RHS Chelsea Gold Medallist. 

I love making intricate and detailed designs, utilising my floristry skills and developing ideas to make the world of floristry a better place!


Learn with me as I share my love of flowers, floral knowledge and expertise gained over the last thirty years of being a professional florist. 


Are you seeking someone to listen to your ideas, assess your goals, and provide straightforward advice? Our FLORIST'S MENTORING SERVICE is precisely what you need!  Gain clarity, direction, and actionable insights as you navigate the world of floristry with our mentoring service. Let us help you turn your floral dreams into reality. Reach out today to get started!

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Looking to develop your own unique style, upskill, broaden your floristry techniques and knowledge?
Our in person floristry workshops are small and informative, so you'll learn plenty and go away with lots of new skills, techniques and expert advice.

Learn online with us.

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