flowers + reading
Pili Fuentes | image by Samantha Rose Creative Co
Today we’re visiting with floral designer Pili Fuentes, owner of Las Floristas in Mexico City, Mexico. Pili is also the founder 0f Flower House Mexico and co-founder of the European Association for Flower Growers. Join us as we talk with Pili about:
Transitioning from kindergarten teacher to floral designer
The learning opportunities she’s found in freelancing
Her interest in biodynamic farming
The importance and urgency of caring for our soil
Why she decided to create the European Association for Flower Growers
Her passion for learning from others and sharing information
The health issue that inspired her to found Flower House Mexico
Flower House Mexico | Images by Corbin Gurkin
Images above courtesy of European Association for Flower Growers
Flower House Mexico (next event coming November 2022)
Want to study floral design in Europe? Madrid Flower School offers contemporary and traditional styles and techniques with 10 instructors. Check out the professional program which also includes photography, styling, and business essentials. Offered in both Spanish and English.
BB Podcast Sound Engineer: Grayson McGee
Music Written & Performed by: Landon McGee
If you enjoyed this episode, you might also enjoy our conversation with Kelly Shore, owner of The Floral Source. Click here to listen.
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