SPEED SKATING & SPEED ARRANGINGDear Flower Lover
What can you learn from the Olympic SPEED SKATING technique?
Participate in the Dutch Flower Arrangement examination is also TOP SPORT.
Without practicing you can’t succeed.
In the flower shop: time is money so speed-up needs serious training.
Beside SPEED TRAINING we also need IMAGE TRAINING.
When you can succeed within the examination time and your design and technique are good then you are ready for the examination.
Here 15 tips how you can speed up your time ;
1) Practice one item every day – for 5 days
2) Organize your working space &table.
3) Know by heart what you have to make
4) Think very smart where and how you can work and speed up in detail
5) You favorite tools should be in top condition
6) All your tools, wire stand and Turn table close by.
7) Focus -Tune in and image your arrangement
8) Make drawing/ sketches of your arrangement
9) Take video while your are making and ask you teacher for advice to speed up.
10) Take photos of each arrangement and see the progress
11) Use timer each time and make record – even time is up >finish your arrangement.
12) Write down your time record in your work book beside the photos.
13) Enjoy the process and your progress.
14) Celebrate each time you made progress🎉🎊.
15) Select the best teacher/ coach to reach your goal.