Old proverb: " Give her everything she deserves. Festoon her life..."

festoon is an ornamental chain or garland of flowers, leaves or ribbons, hung in a curve. Origins ~ Italian "Festone" meaning festal ornament. 

Telephone: (44) 01923 231660

  Member of:   

Festoon UK has been awarded:

Award for Excellence

in Interactive Talks 2018

(SME News Awards) 



Award for Best

Jewellery Education Providers UK 2018

 (Lux Life Global Awards) 

Our sister company Impactful Governance - Community Interest Company has also won:

Award for Best Interactive Talks & 

Presenatations 2019

( Social Enterprise Awards) 

Welcome to Festoon UK from Andrew Waite - Director. My business has been providing professional educational talks, invited speeches and lectures to membership groups since 2012 to over 120 groups (see recommendations below). I am a fully and professionally qualified lecturer (QTLS) and also a qualified teacher (PGCE).

I give fun and interactive talks on Gemstones (session 1) and Hallmarking (session 2) Gold & Silver Jewellery as well as offer top quality jewellery to purchase at the end of the talks for your group events 

What was best about the session?

"How Amber is formed & jewellery hallmarking (overview)."

Bedmond Women's Institute

"Ring testing... We enjoyed the talk, thank you."

Harpenden Village Women's Institute

"Excellent session, audience participation excellent. Definitely will confirm (another) date later in the year" Ickleford Women's Institute

"All of the members... wanted Mr Waite to come again... Please come back" (another session booked). Cedars Retirement Village

"The talk was fascinating; to hear about the Amber stone and how it was made" Ashley Green Women's Institute

"Most speakers don't have the technology to do this" Sarratt W.I.

"We had a committee meeting yesterday. Everybody gave positive feedback, I will contact you re booking a date for a return visit"

Northill & Ickwell Women's Institute

"A fascinating and well rehearsed talk. You have brightened up a dull day" Palmers Green & Southgate U3A

"A very well planned evening, enjoyed by all the ladies, thank you!" Bedford W.I.

See "TALKS" tab to the left for session content


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Festoon UK
Tel: 01923 231660