:DATES: As organised by appointment

:VENUE: Willow Bud Studio, Perwillowen

Personalised programs for florists in small business

You can choose between a mentoring program and a 1:1 masterclass (or both). These offerings are tailored to your business and your interests, needs and skill level.

The mentor program is suited to florists new to floristry and the wedding industry and/or florists starting their first business. You will gain practical and knowledgeable advice from someone from within the industry and someone to hold you accountable for your “to-do’s” list.


1 hour facetime/phone call
Follow up emails and action plans.

$350/month *mentoring only
3 month minimum commitment.

Who: Sandi Shankster. Owner of Willow Bud Weddings, with 13 years experience in floristry, 9 years owning a successful wedding and floristry business.

Some ways this course could help you/ your business.

-Goal setting


-Delegating tasks

-How to manage staff/wages

-Managing growth in your business

-How to navigate the wedding industry

-Work/life balance

– Website and Social Media Advice

We can talk and guide you through any issues affecting your small business together.

The 1:1 Masterclass is suited to florists new to the wedding industry or needing to brush up on certain skills or techniques. We will use our years of experience and tried and true methods to guide you.

You choose what skills you would like to learn, refine or gain confidence in with Sandi, from Willow Bud over a 4 hour Session.

-One on one time with Sandi from Willow Bud to learn/refine wedding floral skills of your choice.

-Personalised workshop to suit your interests and skill level.

-Use of vessels, sundries and tools from the studio

-Take home the florals you have used for the day to practice with or enjoy.

-Options of several times and dates to suit you. (pending existing Willow Bud bookings)

Some areas you might be interested in developing.

– Bridal Bouquets

-Wired Work; buttoinerres, corsages, hairpieces

-Foam-Free Vessel Arrangements

– Feature or Bar Arrangements

-Stunning Ceremony Designs

Please fill out the form below to find out more about how we can help you and your business grow.