Bloomin’ Biz

News bits and highlights of interest to Canadian Florists.

Bloomin' Biz

Fleur De Villes, Learning Tropical Nouveau

Three experienced floral designers are working to break the stigma of mixing tropical and temperate flowers within the same arrangement. Hitomi Gilliam, AIFD, EMC, Neville MacKay, CAFA, PFCI, and Heather DeKok, AAF, AIFD, PFCI, brought ...
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CIFD 30th Anniversary, Alexandra Farms Design Contest

Three decades ago, Don Waltho, the Canadian Institute of Floral Design’s founder and managing director, secured the school’s first location at 4812 Yonge Street (at the Sheppard Subway) in Toronto. “We had the original Kane ...
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In Memoriam: Gordon Fulton, AIFD, CAFA

Mere weeks before he intended to reopen his shop, Victoria’s Flowers, in Didsburg, Alberta, Gordon Fulton, AIFD, CAFA, died on November 13 at age 55. When news broke of his passing, florists from far and wide ...
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The Industry Gives Back to the Community During 36th CanWest ...

In late September, local businesses and landscape professionals came together to build an everlasting stone feature at Tradex, Fraser Valley Trade & Exhibition Centre in Abbotsford, British Columbia. It was a project two years in ...
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