Bart Hassam Florist Workshop

Friday 8th September

11am - 1pm

What's included?


This is your opportunity to see the reigning Interflora World Champion, Bart Hassam in action. All the way from Australia, Bart will provide an inspirational 2-hour demonstration creating beauty through plant material, with elegance and appropriateness - but above all, with a respect for the flower. 

Bart Hassam

Bart is a world-renowned floral designer, demonstrator and lecturer who regularly travels the world teaching and sharing his passion for his particular style of floral engineering. He is the reigning Interflora World Champion, having represented Australia at Philadelphia in 2019. Bart has a background in commercial floristry, floral art, sogetsu ikebana and European design and spent several years of his formative training working and studying in Japan. The aesthetic influence this has had on his design style cannot be understated. 


Bart is regularly commissioned to produce large-scale floral installations for flower shows, exhibitions and individual pieces of floral design for media publication. He also takes commissions for pieces of nature-based sculpture for private homes and interior design companies. Bart has a particular love for teaching the finer points of high-end floral design. He is the co-owner of Maison Fleur Floral Design, a boutique floral design studio in the heart of Brisbane. Bart has been awarded Interflora Australian Florist of the Year five times as well as being an Asia Cup champion.