Unforgettable workshops

Nothing compares to a Villa Floretti workshop on Victoria's Mornington Peninsula.  Curated with selected artisans and makers, we love sharing some laughter, the beautiful views and a glass of local bubbles with our guests.   All workshop participants leave with a stunning bouquet of farm fresh flowers.

 

Come along to learn a new skill, escape the hustle and bustle and bathe in the stillness and beauty that is our Protea plantation.

Coming up

WINTER FLOWER BOUQUET WORKSHOP

SATURDAY, 20 June 2020

11am - 1pm

$150

$140 for returning friends of the farm


Feast your eyes on the incredible Proteas blooming: Cream Mink, Pink Thomas, White Donna, Pink Ice as well as the enormous Coccinea Banksias, Menzeii and more.  The Discolor Leucas with their mauve tips, as well as the filmy soft Pisa adds so much to a bouquet.  Learn to wrap these beauties as gifts for others. 

An expert florist will guide you this two hour workshop, including a wander around the farm, selection of your choice of foliage and flowers as well as a taste of strawberry crostata downed with rose.  So much fun in the fields rain, hail or shine.

 

Bring a group , family or friends .  All welcome

 

We can’t wait to open our fields to you all again the magic of nature awaits . 

F.L.O.W.E.R. Cuffs and Rings

SATURDAY, 4 July 2020

11am - 1pm

$150

$140 for returning friends of the farm 


From the fields select your wondrous foliage and florals to create a sustainable forever flower cuff .

 

Wear it to remind you of your resilience . From large arrangements to small flowers all have a wondrous impact reminding us of floral beauty . 


You can select from rose gold or yellow gold coloured cuffs, narrow or wide widths.   All materials are supplied.

 

Wear your creation proudly.

 

Warning it’s addictive once your start ! 


The combinations are endless . We can’t wait to see what you all create. It’s an eye candy session! 

FOREVER FLOWERS 

SATURDAY, 25 July 2020

1pm - 3pm

Enquire/register your interest for cost.

Create a forever flowers vase of inspiration selecting from the huge array of only-in-winter, farm fresh Proteas, Banksias and or dried flowers and grasses.

 

Install your arrangements into a vase of your choice from our supply.  Vase is included as a take home gift.

 

Mix and match textures colours and sizes or choose to create a simpler impact with a minimal design, the choice is yours . 

This two hour session from 1-3 pm will also include a glass of rose and slice of famous locally made  vegetarian quiche . You'll  eat upon arrival so we can dive into creativity.

These forever flower vases arrangements are a most special workshop mentored by a florist with 30 years experience.

 

Enquiries to Richelle at villafloretti@gmail.com
 

LET'S CREATE SOMETHING WONDERFUL

Have a special birthday, girls weekend, bachelorette weekend, visitors from overseas or even a corporate workshop and want your guests to experience something unique?  Look no further than Villa Floretti.

We'd love to create something wonderful for you!

DATES FOR 2020 COMING SOON

Villa Floretti x Céramiques elsternwick

3.5 hours  of flower picking, floral arrangement, eating, bubbles and vase making!  Join head Ceramiques mentor Guy and florist Annette and create to your heart's content.

Learn to coil a vase for your arranged flowers. Pieces will be glazed and fired by the studio for pick up at a later date.

No previous experience required.  Please note this is a hand building class and students will not be using the pottery wheel.

First Saturday of the month.

8.30am - 12.30pm

 Villa Floretti @ Mt Martha Farmers' Market

 

We love supporting our local community and environmentally conscious organisations.   Come and visit us at the Mt Martha Farmers' & Community Twilight Markets, message us for any special produce requests.   

SATURDAY, 17 OCTOBER 2020

10am - 2pm

$260  SOLD OUT

Villa Floretti x Paola from Italy on my Mind

Come into our kitchen and cook a pugliese inspired lunch with Paola, one of Australia’s most popular Italian food bloggers.  During this workshop you will  work alongside Paola preparing your food, then share a glass or two of rose over lunch  on the wisteria covered terrace overlooking the farm, Western Port Bay and Port Phillip Bay.   

 

Wander the 5 acres of proteas and banksias, learn about their growth habits and create your own posy surrounded by birdsong. This will be a rare fun day of food flowers and Puglia dreaming.

Gift vouchers

Villa Floretti gift vouchers are a delightful gift for those who are hard to buy for.    Available in your chosen amount, gift vouchers may be redeemed for an upcoming workshop (pending availability) or a privately curated experience.

About

Passionately run by Richelle Marks, Villa Floretti is a private Protea & Native Flower Farm in Boneo.  Driven by the joy of sharing this magical part of the Mornington Peninsula, Richelle is supported by local florist Annette who together host a collection of talented professionals to provide unparalleled workshop experiences and events for groups, private functions and corporates.

Villa Floretti proudly supports:

Very Special Kids

Flinders  Foundation

Hastings Summer Call Out 

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Contact

105 Curzon Road, Boneo, Victoria, Australia

p:  0418 599 197

e : villafloretti@gmail.com