Let me introduce myself, my name is Samantha and I have been in the floristry industry for over 15 years.
The arrival of my Son in 2017 has given me the opportunity to focus on starting my own wedding flowers company.
I have been very fortunate to have worked for Jemini Flowers, an amazing flower shop who have supported me through all my training and experiences.
Qualifications, Training & Experience
Level 4, Higher Diploma in Floristry- passed with distinctions and the highest practical and theory exam of the year
Chelsea Flower Show, Florist of the Year- Finalist 2017 & 2013
World Skills UK- Raising the standards and encouraging competitors who are in training. Placed first in the heats and qualified for the finals at the NEC Birmingham- 2013 (Bronze) & 2014 (Finalist)
BFA Fleurex- The UK tradeshow for professional floristry-
2016- Christmas Bouquet- First Place
2015- Presentation Book Design- Second Place
2013- Funeral Design- First Place
European Flower School- Three day workshop focusing on international design skills.
Demonstrations at ‘Flowers at Oxford’ showcasing British flowers and Debut Designer at BFA Fleurex.
I have been very lucky to have decorated some beautiful venues including- Dorchester Abbey, University Church, Randolph Hotel, The Town Hall Oxford, The Perch Binsey, Cherwell Boathouse, Oxford Spires Hotel, Oxford Thames Hotel, Eynsham Hall, St. Ebbes Church, St. Aldates Church, St. Aloysius Church,
Most of the Oxford colleges including- Queens College, Harris Manchester College, University College, Lady Margaret Hall, Brasenose College, Trinity College, Hertford College, Keble College, Wadham College, Mansfield College,