People who want totake their love of working with flowers to the next level – either to enhancetheir love of this popular therapeutic craft, or because they wish to enter therewarding and profitable world of professional floristry — can now get awealth of expert-led instruction on their iPad or Android device by downloadingthe remarkable new app Bloom College.

Created by renowned florist Yvette Timmins, Bloom College is a virtualclassroom that uses fun and simple step-by-step recipe cards and videotutorials to help students create fundamental arrangements, including: gardenherb and rose posies, buttonholes and boutonnieres, gift bag arrangements,table centrepieces, tropical arrangements and more. Students also learn keyfloristry basics, including: the proper care and maintenance of flower andplant materials, vases, containers, foam, tools, accessories, wiring, tapingand more.

There are 10 classes in total, and students can re-take any or all individualclasses as often as they wish. They can also choose to learn privately on theirown, or stream the app onto their TV and learn with a group.

Other Bloom College special features include:

> Video instruction led by Yvette Timmins, who in her 20+ year career haswon several awards, including Australian Junior Florist of the Year andVictorian Junior Florist of the Year
> Simple and elegant navigation that makes it easy to find the next lesson –or review an earlier one
> Stunning, professional-grade photos that don’t merely make learningeasier, but are works of art in themselves

“Whether it’s for hobby or professional purposes, Bloom College is packed withtools and advice to help anyone improve their floristry skills,” commentedYvette Timmins. “The app is much more than a typical `how-to’, it’s also a `whyto’ that teaches in a fun, engaging and uplifting way that celebrates thetimeless art, science and beauty of floristry.”

Bloom College, the virtual classroom that teaches floristry basics with recipecards and video tutorials, is available now for iPad from the App Store at,and for Android devices from Google Play at

For more information or media inquiries, contact Mark Johnson on behalf ofBloom College at +1 408 757 0156 or press (at)appshout(dot)com.

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New “Bloom College” App from Yvette Timmins is a Virtual Classroom that Teaches Floristry Basics with Recipe Cards & Video Tutorials

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