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THE SKETCH Jun 30, 2020

The line where the imaginary starts to become reality.

There is always a creative feeling when you are holding a pencil, as it gives you the freedom to illustrate what’s in your mind. By means of drawing rough lines and shapes, you begin to use creativity to explore...

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EMC Spring/Summer Annual Trend Report 2020 annual trend report signature style trends Jun 19, 2020

European Master Certification is committed to support floral designers worldwide to grow, to elevate their creative skills and ultimately, develop a signature style. The educational program in itself is giving all our students the means to be able to achieve this and we are...

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The Importance of Trends european master certification fashion francq colors pantone spring - summer 2020 tomas de bruyne trendfollower trends trendsetter trendspotter Jun 08, 2020

Are we trendsetters or trend-followers? How do we use trends in our day-to-day designs? Can we balance how much we are influenced by a trend and how much we strive to find our own creative individuality?

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Who sets the trends and what do we...

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The Voice of Hope May 30, 2020

Unleash Your Infinite Creative Potential

The most creative act you will ever undertake is the act of creating yourself! The words of Deepak Chopra are full of wisdom, aren’t they?

There is no easy way around it, though. It involves fighting for the things you believe in. It means keep on...

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The Value of Lessons May 12, 2020

Design Green - the EMC Core Team building hosted by Smithers Oasis at their Ohio headquarters took place mid February, 2020. This is a yet to be told, important story that got caught up in the mist of uncertainty and shock that came with this pandemic. The immediate life changing events that...

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The EMC Approach Apr 26, 2020

Creativity is the most important skill for success in the 21st century.

Growth only comes from intention, the pure intention to become better. Becoming the greatest version of your-self is so much more than a good motto, it is truly a state of mind that helps you achieve your goals. Nowadays,...

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February 2020 Expressions Newsletter Feb 18, 2020

 

 

 

EMC & Fleur Creatif breaking language barriers 

For the EMC Foundation classes in Shanghai and Kuala Lumpur the manual has been translated. Also, the Fleur Creatif releasing its Chinese translated edition. Breaking language barriers and reaching towards a large...

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New Year Start emc designer Jan 08, 2020

Saying Good-Bye

Julia Marie Schmidt is an amazing designer, with an impressive educational background and just as impressive floral career. She has been a pillar of the EMC Core Team for a couple of years and her presence in the team will be surely missed. 

Good luck, Julia, in all your...

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December 2019 EXPRESSIONS Newsletter dominique houle emc emc certificate emc core program emc events emc foundation emc washington dc irinia butnariu martine soulier emc tomas de bruyne Dec 18, 2019

EMC Takes a Looking back on 2019

As 2019 is quickly coming to an end, what better way to start the new year than to take a brief look back at the foundations that were laid. A Moment with Tomas: EMC New Certification

With many of the EMC Family reaching out to me asking for more information on...

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November 2019 Expressions Newsletter Nov 12, 2019

EMC Welcomes Newest Graduates

On September 16, 2019, the EMC Family welcomed the newest Alumni from EMC China, EMC Italy, EMC North America and EMC Belgium who participated in the EMC Advanced Brugge from September 9-16, 2019.  This group made history by being the first to receive the...

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August 2019 Expressions Newsletter emc family day emc members fleuramour 2019 frederic dupre tomas de bruyne Aug 19, 2019

EMC to Participate at Fleuramour 2019

With a EMC Fleuramour Team comprised of EMC Subscribed Members and Core Educational Team, EMC is preparing for participating in Fleuramour 2019: Back to the Future.  On Friday 27 September, EMC will be present at the first ever POP UP Stand at...

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July 2019 Expression Newsletter aifd aifd symposium emc core team emc events Jul 25, 2019

EMC makes a strong presence at AIFD AWAKEN S Symposium

As the International Floral Community came together in Las Vegas from 6-10 July for the American Institute of Floral Designer (AIFD) Annual Symposium, the EMC family was also very active during this event.  EMC had the opportunity to get...

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