Floristry - Qp6

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  • 1. 
    Tied Arrangement as the name suggests is a bouquet of flowers tied at the stems to hold it together and are suitable for either holding in the hands, such as bridal flowers, princess bouquets or posies, or for putting in vases.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Hand tied flowers have no stem ________ , all the leaves are stripped leaving the stems bare, the idea is to make a feature of the entire bouquet, not just the blooms .
    • A. 

      Greenery

    • B. 

      Foliage

  • 3. 
    For a beautiful elegant arrangement choose no more than four or five _______ of flowers for your design and choose a mix of sizes in small, medium and large blooms.
    • A. 

      Colours

    • B. 

      Varieties

    • C. 

      Species

  • 4. 
    Experimenting with shades and use only two contrasting colours but with several deeper and lighter shades will give texture and depth to your arrangement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    Kenyan ________ are amazing and look perfect in hand tied arrangements.
    • A. 

      Sunflowers

    • B. 

      Roses

    • C. 

      Gerberas

  • 6. 
    When making hand tied displays, ensure that you pick flowers:-   (Select Four)
    • A. 

      In full bloom

    • B. 

      With strong healthy supporting stems

    • C. 

      Delicate single blooms

    • D. 

      Vibrant colour

  • 7. 
    Equipment and Materials used in all floristry designs are:-   (Select Four)
    • A. 

      Variety of vases

    • B. 

      Sharp scissors

    • C. 

      Thorn stripper

    • D. 

      Glue pot

    • E. 

      Floral tape and floral wire

  • 8. 
    The bindings used to tie flowers are only limited by the stretch and length of your imagination, and traditionally bindings come in TWO categories:-    (Please select)
    • A. 

      Material

    • B. 

      Organic

    • C. 

      Rubber band

  • 9. 
    Floristry is more than just flowers, it’s about using every element of every design to elicit an emotional response in the recipient or viewer.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    A variety of binding can be used:-  (Select Four)
    • A. 

      Raffia or leather thonging

    • B. 

      Hessian

    • C. 

      Ribbon

    • D. 

      Lace

    • E. 

      Vases

  • 11. 
    The following steps can be followed to assemble tied and wired floristry designs:-
    • A. 

      Cut the stems on a slant and leave them soaking in water.

    • B. 

      Use your thorn stripper to remove any thorns, nodes or unsightly blemishes on the stems.

    • C. 

      Make it artistic, personal and unique

    • D. 

      Remove leaves and foliage from the lower two thirds of the stems.

    • E. 

      Lay the flowers out on your workbench and arrange them according to colour and size so that you can see at a glance which blooms to use next.

  • 12. 
    Pinpoint your centre first, and then the smallest flower in your selection is always the one that you use in the middle of the arrangement.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False