Conquering New Peaks of Creativity
An insight story of the EMC Mastermind 2022 by Sara Marie Andrews, EMC
The story of the EMC Mastermind Experience, as seen through the eyes of the participants enfolds in a 3 parts blog, detailing every aspect of the journey our designers have embarked on...
Inspiration from EMC designers
2022 trends interpreted in winter designs
As the end of 2022 approaches we celebrate the diversity and the beauty of individuality in floral design, as this blog dives into winter as a source of inspiration, with four amazing EMC designers from Israel, China,...
A blog on growth, inspiration and floral design with EMC Coaches
The EMC coaches taking part in this inaugural round table discussion are Diana Toma from Romania but now living in Belgium; Jorge Uribe from Colombia, now living in the USA; and Francisca Pérez...
Focus on one single flower
Advanced Class task to enhance our student's design abilities
Floral design is the art of communicating emotions through flowers. The entire EMC curriculum is built on this concept. It is a place where designers get to grow in their capabilities to engage people...
Use of exclusive flowers explained
A design by Tomas De Bruyne
That’s a fair question! For any regular day florist, the works of large scale installations are sometimes hard to comprehend simply because you’ve never had the chance to experience the making of one. And most of us...
Portrait of a designer
EMC Coach, Dalia Bortolotti is an inspiration for us all
Floral design was not Dalia Bortolotti’s original first choice of career. She has always been interested in flowers and gardening, but that was really as far as it went until there was a crash in...
Growing the ultimate bridal rose
The story of Alexandra Farms nursery
Alexandra Farms is a famous boutique grower, located in the incredibly fertile savanna of Bogotá, high in the Andes Mountains of Colombia. The garden roses and David Austin varieties from Alexandra Farms are...
Floral creations serving a theme
The art of design blends with photography in the work of EMC Alumni
A theme is not the same as the subject of a work. Themes are similar but also different from motifs in that themes are ideas conveyed by the...
What can you find in the EDGE fanzine?
EMC Teachers presenting designs focused on one technique
A fanzine is a publication produced by enthusiasts of a particular cultural phenomenon for the pleasure of others who share their interest.
Our phenomenon is called floral design and if...
When creative growth and passion for flowers meet up
Rebecca Raymond - portrait of an EMC Teacher
Rebecca lives on an island in the Pacific Northwest, where she has built up her highly rated weddings and events business, making her one of the most sought-after and respected floral designers in...
How to enhance your floral design photography?
One on one with professional photographer Alex Mateiu
The Circle Community is a space of learning where everyone involved can contribute, either with questions or answers, ideas or new concepts, by encouraging others or by being active.
A while ago,...
Floral Experiences by Tomas de Bruyne Events
As seen through the eyes of EMC Teacher, Francisca Paz-Perez Aguirre after being part of the Tomas de Bruyne Team in the biggest private event in Pakistan
written by Francisca Paz Peres Aguirre
photos by Alex Mateiu
event by Tomas de...