I started my career working in commercial flower shops where I honed my technical and design skills.As a competitor I was successful in winning many accolades in professional floristry including:
· Chelsea gold medal
· Interflora florist of the year
· Four medals in the Fusion International Designer Competition
I am now floristry course manager at Warwickshire College, Moreton Morrell Centre where I lecture floristry from levels 2 up to level 5 Master Diploma I enjoy sharing my floristry knowledge through teaching and mentoring students to enable them to reach their maximum potential whilst keeping floristry standards at a high level of professionalism. In 2015 I was delighted to win the BFA Floristry Tutor of The Year.
I am passionate about competition work and endeavour to keep current particularly in International design In 2016 I was delighted to be assistant to UK competitor in The Europa Cup.
In 2018 I was very proud to achieve my judges qualification and consider it an honour and privilege to judge floristry competitions