How do Floral Designers set themselves apart creatively so they stand out from the rest?
Unlock your creative potential with this 8-week hybrid course framework, so you can confidently stand out in a competitive space.
Welcome to the European Master Certification - Part 1: Foundation Course...
where you will take the first step towards unlocking your full creative potential as a floral designer.
Whether you're new to floral design or have been honing your skills for years, this course is designed to help you find your own unique style and stand out from the crowd.
We understand that you're looking for a new way to approach your thought process of design, and that's exactly what the EMC Foundation Course will provide. With our cutting-edge techniques and expert guidance, you'll learn how to balance the infinite possibilities in your designs and unleash your inner artist.
We know that you already understand the importance of understanding "how to" design. It's the key to leveraging your time, making a bigger impact, differentiating yourself from your competition, and making a living doing what you love.
Unfortunately, many in the industry are still teaching outdated norms. That's why the EMC Foundation Course was created, to help you stay ahead of the curve and stay current in the ever-evolving world of floral design.
You know that being able to find your signature style and take your skills to the next level is the tipping point you need to reach your full potential as a floral designer.
So, what are you waiting for? Join us today on this life-changing journey, and let us help you unleash your creative style and become the next generation of top floral designers. The EMC Foundation Course is open for registration by application only, so don't miss this opportunity to step up your game!
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” While the benefits of learning floral design are clear, the journey to becoming a conscious creative is not always straightforward.”
Have you ever found yourself dreaming of becoming a successful floral designer? Of creating unique, beautiful arrangements that set you apart from the rest?
It’s a common dream, but the path to realizing it can be a challenge.
You have dabbled in design, sketching ideas and buying supplies…even with the best intentions, most floral designers end up drifting away from their projects, collecting dust.
Without a clear plan and focus, it’s easy to get sidetracked and lose momentum.
Don’t let that happen to you! To truly succeed as a creative, you need a solid understanding of design principles and a plan for turning ideas into reality. Simply copying others or relying on outdated methods won’t get you far.
Now is your chance to take the next step. By committing to mastering the art of floral design, you'll be able to turn your passion into a fulfilling career. You'll learn how to express yourself creatively, stand out from the competition, and make a lasting impact.
It won't be easy, but it will be worth it. So, are you ready to step out of your comfort zone and become the best designer you can be?
Here's a Little Insider Secret
Even though floral design is a huge and growing industry, it's not always fair for everyone.
Often success is not evenly distributed and some may find more success than others.
And the reason for this is that although starting in floral design may be easy, being really creative and successful is not.
But the good news is, it’s not all about luck. By avoiding common pitfalls and mastering key skills, you can become a conscious creative and achieve greater success and fulfillment in your floral design journey.
Let us introduce you to the Infinite Creative Effect, a secret formula for unlocking your full potential as a floral designer. With the right knowledge and support, you can unleash your creativity, increase your impact, and turn your passion into a thriving business. So, are you ready to take the next step?
This is the FOUNDATION COURSE
We’ve taken everything we’ve learned about floral design and creative applications and approaches (with over 200 graduates in over 30 countries in 10 years), and channeled it into the first step in our 3-part program to acquire the officially recognized European Master Certification. This comprehensive step-by-step foundation framework not only teaches you high-level theory, but also includes the actual IMPLEMENTATION of how you can unlock your creativity.
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Yes, you’ll learn the strategies behind everything you do, but more importantly, you’ll have a step-by-step framework that leaves nothing out.
The end result: A long-term ASSET to use for the rest of YOUR CREATIVE LIFE.
The EMC FOUNDATION COURSE is the ONLY program of its kind that…
TEACHES YOU ORIGINALITY
We’ll guide you through the process of exploring and developing your own unique style, enabling you to create designs that truly reflect your individuality. You'll learn not just "what" to design, but also the "why" and "how" behind your creations.
BUILDS YOUR CONFIDENCE
Confidence is essential for success in any field, and floral design is no exception. Our course will empower you to approach your work with a newfound sense of self-assurance, helping you stand out and stay ahead of the competition. We'll equip you with the tools you need to express your creativity with ease and elegance.
STRETCHES YOUR KNOWLEDGE
Whether you're self-taught, have taken online courses, or studied with other educators in the industry, the EMC Foundation Course will expand and deepen your understanding of floral design. You'll discover new techniques, gain fresh perspectives, and explore exciting possibilities that will take your designs to the next level.
CHALLENGES YOUR CURRENT "STATUS QUO"
Stepping out of your comfort zone can be scary, but it's also where the magic happens. Our course will challenge you to think differently, push the boundaries of your creativity, and break free from the constraints of your current “status quo”. You'll be encouraged to experiment and try new things, so you can grow as an artist and a designer.
So if you’re ready to embrace a new way of designing, and become a conscious creative designer who stands out from the crowd, the EMC FOUNDATION COURSE is the perfect place to start.
Here's how we'll help you get there:
Module 1: Foundation of the Creative Mind
Learn the basics of creative design and its importance in the world of floral design. This module combines theoretical and practical lessons, including worksheets and hands-on videos to help you understand and apply the concepts. Explore the elements of nature and its influence on design, as well as the tools and techniques used in floral design.
Module 2: Foundation of YOUR Creative Mind
Dive deeper into the creative mind and learn how to apply the foundation to your own unique style. This module covers techniques for boosting creativity and analyzing your work, as well as the important role color plays in design. Theoretical lessons with practical application include learning how to balance time, knowledge, technique and creativity.
Module 3: Communicating Through Your Medium
Understand the botanicals used in floral design and how they inspire and unlock creativity. This module covers the best practices for caring for and handling botanicals, as well as their physical potential and best use. The theory videos guide you as well as offer the practical application for your hands-on experience as you explore different botanicals.
Module 4: Design, Put It into Practice
This module puts your newfound knowledge into practical application, teaching you how to combine the most important designs in the industry. Theoretical and practical lessons include European sympathy expressions, plant compositions, European wedding bouquets, and the art of the European hand-tied. Experience the European master lens and master the art of practical design.
The Hybrid Experience: Get the Best of Both Worlds
Our Foundation Course combines online video tutorials, group coaching sessions, and a private community for continuous support.
- Benefit from over 30 videos taught by our Lead Instructor, Tomas De Bruyne, including our curriculum and downloadable worksheets
- Weekly EMC teacher-led video calls (and replays) featuring small group discussions with 3-6 peers where you receive valuable analysis of your designs.
- Interact with the EMC team and other students through the private community.
- Join Tomas for 2 LIVE events during the Course.
The Foundation Course experience alone is valued at €7500.
Take the EMC Adventure
Join the EMC FOUNDATION ONLINE COURSE, a step-by-step implementation program for floral creatives who are eager to tap into their full creative potential.
Become part of a community of supportive and motivated creatives who are on the same journey as you.
Get ready for a creative transformation. By participating in just a few lessons and implementing what you've learned, you'll be well on your way.
If you do the work, and for any reason you're not satisfied, simply reach out to Christi at [email protected] within 21 days of course start. We’re confident you'll love it and want to keep learning, but if not, we'll refund your investment.
Frequently Asked Questions
How long does it take the Foundation Course?
How much floral design experience should I have in order to take the EMC Program?
How is EMC Core Program different from taking other workshops?
Is there any extra support for the students during the Foundation Course?
Is there a textbook I need to get for the Foundation Course?
I know the Elements & Principles of Design already. Do I still need to take Part 1: Foundation?
Do you offer a payment plan?
What happens if I start one of the Courses but cannot finish the rest in the same year?
Is the Foundation Course offered in any other language other than English?
Check out our growing community
During the EMC Foundation Course，I have learned a very precise, basic and methodical floral design language. It is a rational theory design concept. I have learned a more efficient way of design process. In my opinion, the important thing about learning floral design course is "systematic" study. I’ve learned and gained so much during EMC Core Program. This has become the cornerstone of my floral career.
-Caroline Li DanYang EMC
The EMC Program was a total game changer for me. The curriculum & community provide an equally challenging & nurturing experience. The confidence I gained, the new global design language I now speak, & awareness of my own artistic & professional identity has enhanced my career as a leader in floral design. The personal transformation that EMC provides was the unexpected win of completing the process. I proudly carry significant gains & sharpened perspective with me on my ongoing journey with visual art.
-Stacey Bal AIFD EMC
EMC gave me a clearer idea of the European style, helped me to shape my design processes by strengthening my knowledge and gave me a broader and richer view of floral design. It was also a golden opportunity to know extraordinary designers world wide.
-Edith Guzman EMC
Still pondering if this Course is the right fit for you?
EMC Foundation is PERFECT for you if…
- You're just getting started and want to do it right.
- You are struggling and want to fix it once and for all.
- You're willing to put in the time! It does require a time commitment.
- You're already investing time and money into your design process, but just not getting there.
- You want to stay relevant and ahead of the curve.
- You want to grow and are willing to make that happen.
- You are aware and excited about stepping out of your comfort zone to a new level of success.
- You are willing to set aside what you already know in order to be open to something new.
- You are ready to invest in your future and give the experience your attention.
- Ready to take the actions needed to become a conscious creative!
If you said “yes” to at least 5 of the above, we can’t wait to meet you inside the EMC Foundation Course!Apply now to join the next Foundation Course!
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