We are so excited to bring back our short learning courses at The Academy by Ivy & Bleu opening our custom built space for your learning journey.
Learn with our Creative Director Mandi & members of our Ivy & Bleu Floral Creative team on the areas of ordering to a budget, floral selection, correct preparation of roses & other seasonal blooms including correctly flexing & flipping, arrange a hand tied Posy Style bouquet using negative separation (the potting tape method) & creating Foam Free Centrepiece’s. Finish with a glass of champagne whilst watching a demonstration from our creative floral team on our signature curved arbour.
This course includes a professional headshot both working behind the scenes in addition to with your prepared bouquet in addition to styled shoot photos showcasing your centrepieces from the styling course the following day.
Details: 19th June 2023 Ivy & Bleu Headquarters 10:00am – 4:30pm
Includes catered lunch & beverages + a copy of “The Little Bleu Book”*
Styling Concept & Creation
The key to Ivy & Bleu’s success is attention to detail and in this course we take you behind the scenes with the training provided to our own team. Learn in detail about quoting correctly & using systems to reduce administration time, the initial styling brief and what you do and don’t need to provide the client in the initial stages of quoting.
Be taken step by step through the consultation process in our custom built styling studio with our stylists and discuss the key elements to ensuring a unique and on trend stock inventory and brand.
As a team work in depth on our styled shoot table delving into colours, textures & levels to create a magical and inviting space. Why waste a beautiful space join your colleagues for a light dinner & wine as the sunsets amongst you’re creations.
This course includes a professional head shot alongside our styled table
Details: 20th June 11:00am – 6:00pm Ivy & Bleu Headquarters (possible nearby Gold Coast location may be provided as collaboration shoot tbc)
Includes light catered dinner & wine + a copy of “The Little Bleu Book” *
Business Management & Social Media
Does Social Media overwhelm you? Spend the day with Creative Director Mandi delving into the world of Social Media from understanding insights & algorithms to creating engaging Reels & TikTok’s & the diverse differences between both platforms. Walk away from this course with not only a bank of prepared and set Reels & TikTok’s but in addition the knowledge and confidence to build these for your own brand moving forward.
In addition to in depth Social Media this course will also include other business management processes from tax & employment requirements, ensuring your terms & conditions cover your needs as a business and staffing your business from casual employees to contractors. (please note advice is given as a guide only using our own research and advise and is not legal or financial advise)
Details: 21st June Ivy & Bleu Headquarters 11:00am – 2:30pm
Includes catered lunch + copy of “The Little Bleu Book” *
Our workshops are designed for all levels: those new or interested in the industry, as well as those currently working in the amazing world of weddings & events wanting to further their skills and grow their business. If you are interested in growing your self esteem & business goals we aim to give you a great investment, as well as growing your skills, meeting amazing like-minded people, and above all having an absolute blast.
To secure your Academy spot contact us now!
Payment plans are available with a 30% deposit and final balance due 1 month prior to course commencements
Courses are sold first in best dressed and are limited to 8 students per day.
We look forward to creating with you in 2023!
- * Copy of the ‘Little Bleu Book’ is a pdf copy! Hard copies are available to purchase during the course
- Full terms & conditions are available under the Terms & Conditions Page Below / all courses are non refundable