Discover the secret of Dutch Floral  Design!


Are you a  dreaming of your career in floristry?

The course Dutch Flower stylist is meant for everyone who wants to learn the basic professional skills of flower arranging. The training is aimed for persons who want to prepare themselves for working in a flower shop or starting up your own  company in the future. Floristry comes from the heart and is a demanding profession and not for beauty queens.

Content of training – floral design basics

In this course, we use the method and books of DFA (Dutch Flower Arranger) and our own Blomatelier flower guide as a guideline. Also we use Youtube and books from our large international Florist Library for training. And the most important part of the training is on the job .. to practice and keep practacing to gain skills and speed.

Floral Design Certification

The training consists of 40 lessons of 3 hours and 10 extra practice days in a Dutch Flowershop or training on the job at Blomatelier. Assisting on projects. The more you study the better results you will have.

Blomatelier & Clusius College Exam Training

Most of the training will be held at Blomatelier


Topics are all types of handtied bouquets, weddingbouquet and floral designs, corsages and bodydecorations, bowl arrangements, wall decoration, cardecoration, contemporary designs, classical table arrangements, funeral designs, plant arrangements..etc.

all types of hand tied bouquets, wedding bouquets, corsages and body decorations, funeral designs, and good basics from the matrix.


Join our fantastic fieldtrips

  • to the worlds largest auction in Aalsmeer and wholesalers
  • selecting your own flowers at  Plantion wholesalercenter in Ede
  • cycling experience at the National Park Hoge Veluwe and Kroller Muller Museum with worlds largest Van Gogh Collection
  • Explore your own creativity by assisting on weddings and projects on demand.
  • Preparation 2 evenings for exam in Alkmaar.
  • Amsterdam tour to Hermitage Museum and top flowershops



A. Training towards exam for students living in the Netherlands

The training for the exam is a 30 training sessions of 3 – 4 hours and 10 extra days including fieldtrips, examination training and test exam towards the final exam.days . You also need to study the books at home and learn flowernames .   The more you study the better results you will have, and the more fun.

B. Training towards exam  for students living abroad.

  1. 6 weeks strait before exam.
  2. 2 x 3 week training. Last 3 weeks before exam.



Floral Design Certification with Clusius College Alkmaar
Blomatelier has a joint venture with one of the best Flowerschools Holland has to offer. Teacher Stef is coaching you with Diny towards your exam.

Dutch Flower STylist Course  (DFA system)   exam takes place at the famous Clusius College in Alkmaar together with other Dutch students in Mai June or July  2021. ( Due to Corona we cannot plan the date yet).

Most of the  training will be held at Blomatelier, however some of the preparation towards the exam will take place at Alkmaar .


Blomatelier has a unique concept!

Training at Blomatelier is more than going to a flower school. People of at least 43 different nationalities have already come and studied with Diny Blom. Her drive, expertise and creative enthusiasm have led many students to a higher level of floral design.

This Floral Design method in the DFA are the best basics you can learn Dutch Master Florist Diny Blom and experienced European Judge Floristry  She was born between flowers. Diny  worked at top flowershops , schools and hotels all over the world and has been coaching over 43 nationalities at Blomatelier. She will make sure that you will develop your personal creativity and skills.



Beside International Florist Training Center we are an atelier, shop and gallery. We specialise in unique floral designs for  weddings, funerals and companies. We are also well known for our inspiring workshops and fashion flower events and amazing fieldtrips. Sometimes Diny will offer you the opportunity to join in and gain extra practical and creative experience.


The all-inclusive fee of the training, all the flowers, leaves, and dead materials, , use of vases and containers, study-books and flower guide,  use of the florist library, attending field-trips, intensive course for 6 weeks of 4.5  days or 40 lessons once a week is € 5950.–. Can be spread out in terms.

Plus examinationfee of € 500.– to Clusius College cash on final exam day.









Contact Diny by email or direct on her cell phone if you have any questions or wish to book.  It is also possible to come  without taking  the exam but learning from your own bucketlist. And including a certificate with all the studied objects and tasks. But due to covid 19 we can have limited students and only take students that fit in regarding time table and personality.


[us_testimonial style=”1″ author=”Sara Gol Kuwait” company=”DFA1 graduate 2019″]Training at Blomatelier changed my life and feel that we are soulmates in floristry, your coaching made me grow so much. [/us_testimonial]

Start your flower career now !



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[us_testimonial style=”1″ author=”Mikako Araki” company=”” img=”9654″]Diny sensei, my DFA/ life Coach, I can’t find perfect words how much I appreciate you. Beside floral design you also taught me to enjoy Dutch life in Corona time and organised a special exam for me on JUne 11 2020 and I graduated. [/us_testimonial]
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For your personal training and fee please contact Diny Blom.