AN international master florist will give a demonstration at Victoria Hall in Saltaire on Wednesday, May 3.

Hanneke Frankema from the Netherlands is the Europa Cup winner 2022, Dutch Floristry Champion 2018, floral designer, teacher and demonstrator.

She travels the world teaching floristry and giving floral demonstrations of her show-stopping creations.

The event, hosted by the Shipley College Floristry department, will be a showcase of Hanneke’s talent, demonstrating frames and techniques to inspire flower styling.

Hanneke said: “I work a lot with the best florists in the world and my whole career is a dream come true.”

Kathy Waite, floristry technician at Shipley College, said: “We are thrilled for Hanneke to visit Saltaire and demonstrate for us.

"This is an exciting opportunity for all to come and see a fantastic masterclass from an inspirational floral designer whose skills and enthusiasm are second to none.

"She will inspire us all with her wonderful techniques and tips using a lush and vibrant colour palette.”

Shipley College offers several floristry and flower arranging courses from daytime and evening leisure courses to qualifications at various levels.

Tickets for the demonstration cost £25 and are available now via Eventbrite or see the events page on the Shipley College website.