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Flower Arranging Books - How to.. Go Greener Floral FOAM FREE - Volume 1 - by Gill McGregor
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Going Greener â€“ Floral â€“ FOAM FREE Gill McGregorâ€™s latest book enables the reader to create 20 different floral designs without using Floral Foam. Gill found this was an exciting assignment which challenged the very way we arrange our flowers and foliage.
The styles of designs we arrange are a consequence of the mechanics we choose to use. The mechanics we choose are often a consequence of the containers we select. Whilst we strive to maintain the natural ecological balance in the environment through reducing pollution, this new book provides alternative mechanics to support, control and anchor, our plant materials in floral designs and with practice, will help all floral designers, floral art teachers, demonstrators and florists fulfil their design requirements whilst going greener.
Published: August 2019
ISBN: 9780992933272 About the author Gill McGregor
Price: $13.99 In Stock
Written by: Gill McGregor
Published by: Gill McGregor College Publishers
Available in a handy A5 portrait format in Paperback
As a NAFAS National Flower Arranging Teacher, Qualified Floristry Teacher, NAFAS Flower Arranging Demonstrator and NAFAS Area Judge, Gill McGregor has specialised in Floral Art and knows how effective it is to be able to create Foam FREE designs and Go Greener as you create designs of distinction. - $13.99 + Untracked postage to the United States - other country's postage varies.
"Flower Arranging Books - How to.. Go Greener Floral FOAM FREE - Volume 1 - by Gill McGregor".
ISBN 978-0-9929332-7-2. Full colour photography and supporting text, A5 portrait, 76 pages including covers.
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Flower Arranging Credentials
Gill has performed 100s of Floral Art demonstrations and entertained 1000s of club members at NAFAS Flower Clubs in the London and Overseas, Home Counties, East of England, Kent, BBO and Surrey Areas. A Flower arranger since the age of 11, Gill was on the adult flower arrangers, competitorâ€™s circuit at the age of 14; winning a host of different competitions and awards. At 16 Gill performed her first Floral Art demonstration and became a qualified NAFAS Flower Arranging demonstrator in 1992. As a fully qualified Flower Arranger Gill has taught Traditional Flower Arranging and Contemporary Floral Art classes and workshops; receiving hosts of compliments for their course content and her teaching delivery. For many years Gill was a Floral Art scheme adviser for City and Guilds and wrote the current suite of C&G Level 1-3 Flower Arranging qualifications. Flower Arranging has always been Gillâ€™s passion and she continually strives to design and develop new Floral Art Techniques and Designs for the Floral Art World.
Gill McGregor NDSF is a fully qualified florist holding the Society of Floristry NDSF Diploma, equivalent to the current Level 5 C&G Floristry qualification, a fully qualified Further Education (FE) teacher and the holder of the Certificate of Education. Gill's expertise for developing courses is achieved through her vast experiences; in the management of thriving retail floristry businesses in London for 12 years, running a floral and balloon decorating business specialising in wedding designs and decor and participating in wedding fashion shows. As Gillâ€™s passion and enthusiasm for teaching developed Gill successfully grew and headed up an OFSTED Grade 1 Floristry department in a specialist FE College for many years.
Heavily involved in the promotion of the Florist industry Gill participated in the writing of City and Guilds Floristry qualifications for over 20 years and has demonstrated Floristry skills and techniques at eminent Floristry shows in the UK, Essen, Paris and Kansas. Gill received the prestigious City and Guilds silver medal (highest accolade) for her achievement in the Level 4 Floristry Business Procedures qualification in the UK. Over the years Gill has taught 100s of Floristry students with many running successful businesses in London and the Home Counties.
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