In this week’s Florist Friday blog post, I’m delighted to feature an interview with Jay Archer about her new Wedding Floristry Career Course, which she ran in January. In the post, Jay reflects on an eventful five days sharing her knowledge and skill with students at the Jay Archer Floral Design (JAFD) Flower School.… Read more
If you’re a bride-to-be or a florist, have you ever considered poinsettias for big day blooms? Well, this month five very talented florists were tasked by Stars for Europe to design a wedding bouquet incorporating poinsettias. And here are the beautiful results…!… Read more
You may remember that back in July, I visited the Jay Archer Floral Design Flower School? Well, since then, Jay was short-listed for the New Covent Garden Flower Market ‘Florist of the Year 2015’ Awards! And in today’s Wedding Wednesday blog post, I’m delighted to feature an interview with her about the new Wedding Floristry Career Course, which she’s running next month.
How long have you been a wedding florist?
Just over 4 years. The business started officially in Sept 2011 but I did my first wedding a year before that and worked on a few others over that interim year.… Read more
Earlier this month, I had the pleasure of attending a Press Day at the new Jay Archer Floral Design Flower School in Hampshire.
Just a short drive from Basingstoke, it’s based in a lovely old farmhouse surrounded by woodlands. Jay launched the school officially in April and courses will start in September. In the first week of opening up bookings, due to the wonderful power of social media, budding florists living in Los Angeles, Dublin and Scotland booked places at the school.… Read more
It’s Day Four of British Flowers Week, an industry-wide, nationwide campaign in support of British cut flowers, founded and organised by New Covent Garden Flower Market.
And today’s florist is Jay Archer of Jay Archer Floral Design with lupins. I’m delighted to feature an exclusive interview with Jay on Flowerona today:… Read more