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Chris Norwood AIFD, PFCI, AAF Designer of the Month Sept 2022

AIFD Chris Norwood Designer of the Month

Chris Norwood AIFD, PFCI, AAF Designer of the Month Sept 2022

Chris Norwood AIFD, PFCI, AAF is Vice President of Floral Operations at Tipton & Hurst, Inc., Arkansas’s largest and oldest florist. He is an active and dedicated member of the American Institute of Floral Designers, as well as an award winning published designer, esteemed speaker, and Little Rock local philanthropist. Chris often says how lucky he is to be able to do something he loves and be so successful at it.

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Michael McCarthy AIFD Designer of the Month August 2022

AIFD Designer Designer of the Month floral design

Michael McCarthy AIFD Designer of the Month August 2022

Meet Michael McCarthy, our August Designer of the Month! Michael has been in the floral industry for 11 years and is the co-owner of The Blooming Idea in the Woodlands, TX. ⁠With a passion for the floral industry and learning all he can, we are so excited to highlight him this month!

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Rocio Silva AIFD, CFD Designer of the Month July 2022

Rocio Silva AIFD, CFD Designer of the Month July 2022

Rocío has a Degree in Communication Science. Since 2004 she has served as a Managing Director of Instituto Mexicano Técnico Floral ( IMTF) in Monterrey México, under her leadership, this school has graduated more than 1,200 students accredited in floral design. She is a co-creator of the school curriculum as well as producing and editing the textbooks for all the IMTF Schools around México . Mrs. Silva has been part of the floral industry all her life, as her family has owned retail flower shops in México for over 50 years. She was a floral columnist in one of the...

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Brenna Quan AIFD Designer of the Month June 2022

AIFD Brenna Quan Designer Designer of the Month floral design

Brenna Quan AIFD Designer of the Month June 2022

Brenna Quan approaches floristry from a creative standpoint. Her artistic expression developed in her early life, studying dance and theatre, which eventually landed her on stages across the United States and Canada as a professional dancer. During this time, she discovered the emotional connection between flowers & the human spirit, making her keen on developing this other art form. Now an award-winning floral artist and educator based in Vancouver, Canada, she is recognized for her detailed design work in public exhibitions such as Fleurs de Villes, as well as imaginative pieces shared in demonstrations, on her social media platform and in various floral art...

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Jody McLeod AIFD Designer of the Month May 2022

Jody McLeod

Jody McLeod AIFD Designer of the Month May 2022

Jody McLeod AIFD is an innovative designer and a dynamic presenter in the floral industry. His passion is a wholistic educational approach for all creative floral artists. Jody has presented floral design programs across the United States and at the 2018 AIFD Symposium he presented a main stage program entitled “Discovering the Art of Leadership”. Jody is the owner of Annie V’s Inc. located in Clayton NC where he has served as mayor for the past 19 years! Clayton is recognized as  one of the fastest growing towns in the state of North Carolina. In 2019, Jody became an Teleflora...

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