Welcome to the Florist Guide! Floristry is a beautiful art that’s close to our hearts and we’re excited that you’re interested in learning more about it.
This guide is for anyone with an interest in floristry, amateur or professional. You don’t need to be an aspiring florist to find something useful in these pages. If you are interested in a career in floristry, though, this guide will give you some need-to-know information about the trade.
In these pages, you’ll learn what florists do, exactly, in their day to day work lives. You’ll find out how to become a florist, what tools and supplies you’ll need to get started and what your start-up expenses for tools and supplies might be.
You’ll also be introduced to some resources for further learning. You’ll get to know florist associations across the world and online resources like magazines and blogs that you can read to learn even more about the world of floristry.
These pages are designed to give you practical, down to earth information that answers some of the questions you might have about floristry.
Want to know what a day in the life of a florist is really like? How to know if floristry is the right career for you? How to get experience as a florist? What florist tools you really need when you start out? What associations you need to become familiar with? These pages will answer those questions and more.