Wreath Making with Marianne Slater

We are delighted to welcome local florist, Marianne Slater who has over 10 years experience in floral design and creative exploration.


Festive Wreath Making

Gather friends and family and join Marianne for a beautiful festive wreath making session celebrating the best of British seasonal foliage and stunning dried materials; moss, spruce, berries, pine cones, all finished off with a christmassy velvet ribbon.

With creative guidance from Marianne, embrace this enchanting opportunity to escape and treat yourself to a moment of festive tranquillity, surrounded by the allure of winter's natural magic and the aroma of freshly cut winter foliage.

£100 per person to include all materials, unlimited teas and coffees and a two course lunch from our seasonal a la carte Lunch menu in the Garden Room (see menu below).

9.30am~10.00am Arrival with Refreshments
10.00am~1.00pm Workshop
1.00pm~2.00pm Lunch in the Garden Room

Stay the Night

Why not enjoy a relaxing stay at Callow Hall and stay the night where you can fully enjoy the grounds of our country retreat, head off for a walk or a bike ride or book a calming treatment in the Coach House

Book with Reception on 01335 300900 or email


Local floral designer Marianne (Frances & Rose Studio) is inspired by the colours, shapes and textures of the British landscape and flora through the seasons and finds beauty in all she creates. She believes that everyone is creative and during these workshops will share her creative tips to guide you through the process of creating a beautiful seasonal wreath. Using only English grown flowers, foraged foliage and sustainable materials. Marianne grows her own flowers and is a member of Flowers From The Farm, a network of English flower growers and is passionate about seasonal living.

Marianne also enjoys writing, abstract painting and photography.