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Exclusives with floral designers and other leading creative personalities from the floral world

By: THURSD. | 28-06-2021 | 5 min read
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This is a curated selection of Thursd interviews with personalities from the fields of floral design. Come to know more about some of the leading creative voices in the flower industry, of our times. Learn how these designers got started, get clients, and keep motivated.
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Interviews with Floral Designers

The list will continually feature the most recent inspirational conversations with the creative icons of the floral industry. Starting with the most recent interview, you can scroll down to be inspired by all kinds of interviews of your liking.

Floral Interview With Jason Lloyd, Winner of Dare to Bloom LA

Ambitious for sure.

Read the full interview with Jason Lloyd. August 9, 2021 A Floral Interview With Jason Lloyd, Winner Dare to Bloom LA - Article on Thursd

Floral Interview With Laura Draghici from Chic Fleuriste

“After 15 years as a bank director, I switched to the flower world, so happy with my choice”

Read the full interview with Laura Draghici. August 5, 2021 A Floral Interview With Laura Draghici from Chic Fleuriste - Article on Thursd

Floral Interview With Bethany Parker From Hometown Mercantile/HM Petals

Here’s the winner of Dare to Bloom Dallas 2021

Read the full interview with Bethany Parker. July 20, 2021 Bethany Parker From Hometown Mercantil-HM Petals - header

Floral Interview With Pola Rebisz From Rosehip NYC

“Excited with opportunities to push myself creatively”

Read the full interview with Pola Rebisz. July 13, 2021 Floral Interview With Pola Rebisz From Rosehip NYC - header

La Musa de Las Flores Interviews Joanna Letz

Tips & tricks from the expert flower farmer that grows hyperlocal organic flowers 6 stories up!

Read the full interview with Joanna Letz. July 6, 2021 La Musa de las Flores Interviews Joanna Letz - la musa de las flores blog on thursd - header

A Floral Interview With Delia Chen of Yacht Flowers

Winner of the 2021 FOF Miami competition

Read the full interview with Delia Chen. June 30, 2021 wordpress header A Floral Interview With Delia Chen of Yacht Flowers

A Floral Interview with Erin McLarty of Eden's Echo

Inspired by the wonderful, warm, and creative people of the floral industry

Read the full interview with Erin McLarty. June 23, 2021 Erin McLarty - Eden's Echo - interview on Thursd - header

A Floral Interview with Françoise Weeks

Woodland originated from a memory in my childhood

Read the full interview with Françoise Weeks. June 3, 2021 A Floral Interview With Françoise Weeks - Article on Thursd (1)

A Floral Interview With Kristen Alpaugh and Her Irithuriums

Iridescent paints and anthuriums

Read the full interview with Kristen Alpaugh. May 6, 2021 A Floral Interview With Kristen Alpaugh and Her Irithuriums - Article on Thursd (10)

A Floral Interview with Arletta Lembowicz

A woman with two important roles in her life: mother and florist

Read the full interview with Arletta Lembowicz. April 28, 2021 Mother's Day Interview with Arletta Lembowicz header

A Floral Interview with Lucy the Flower Hunter

A deep connection to nature and to how flowers grow

Read the full interview with Lucy Hunter. April 21, 2021 La Musa de las Flores Interviews Lucy the Flower Hunter - Blog on Thursd by Gabriela Salazar

A Floral Interview with Sue Tabbal-Yamaguchi

"My achievements and dreams, goals, and thoughts"

Read the full interview with Sue Tabbal-Yamaguchi. April 4, 2021 Thursd Floral Interview with Sue Tabbal-Yamaguchi - Article on Thursd (1)

An Interview with Renowned Florist Slash ‘Creative Sponge’ Pascal Phaner

An inspiring interview with a Meilleur Ouvrier de France

Read the full interview with Pascal Phaner. March 17, 2021 Interview Pascal Phaner - on thursd - header photo

An Interview with Klaus Wagener, Designer and Publisher of Bloom’s

A closer look at one of the purest floral designers

Read the full interview with Klaus Wagener. March 9, 2021 German Designer and Publisher Klaus Wagener - Article on Thursd - Header

An Interview with Hitomi Gilliam, one of the most remarkable women in floristry

A floral designer that is worldwide known for her warm talks about mechanics and art and especially a combination of both.

Read the full interview with Hitomi Gilliam. March 3, 2021 Hitomi Gilliam's Prominent Example, an Interview on Thursd - Article on Thursd - Header

Her Name Is Gabriela Salazar, Founder of La Musa de Las Flores

Her romantic arrangements echo the relationship between design and nature

Read the full interview with Gabriela Salazar. February 15, 2021 Her Name is Gabriela Salazar, Founder of La Musa de Las Flores - Article on Thursd - Header

An Interview with Lisa-Maria Thalmayr, Better Known as Lis Art

“As an open-hearted artist, it’s hard not to see, feel or even smell inspiration”

Read the full interview with Lisa-Maria Thalmayr. February 1, 2021 Thursd Talks to Lisa-Maria Thalmayr, Better Known as Lis Art - Article on Thursd - Header

Full Bloom's Winner Conner Nesbit Takes Home $100K

Read the story of this exceptional florist

Read the full interview with Conner Nesbit. January 13, 2021 Conner Nesbit wins the 100000 dollar at Full Bloom of HBOMax - Article on Thursd - Header

The Beautiful Gift of Tomas de Bruyne

Creativity is, by far, the most important skill for success in the 21st century

Read the full interview with Tomas De Bruyne. Tomas De Bruyne about the future of education

Driven by Nature, The Wunderkammer

Creating an exquisite world full of natural artifacts and unique settings

Read the full interview with Florian & Ueli. June 8, 2020 The Wunderkammer Interview Header On Thursd

Tom de Houwer – An Interview

Authentic and Original

Read the full interview with Tom de Houwer. April 22, 2020 Tom de Houwer - teaching a universal truth - on Thursd - Header

Hollywood Wedding Planner Preston Bailey

A renowned event planner slash floral couturier

Read the full interview with Preston Bailey. April 15, 2020. Preston Bailey Interview Header On Thursd

Floral Designers DK are Coloring Our World

Dennis Kneepkens & Mick Stubbe about creating high-end designs worldwide

Read the full interview with Dennis Kneepkens and Mick Stubbe. April 7, 2020 Floral Designers DK are Coloring Our World

Fam Flower Farm, Feeling Ambitious and Guilty

These Dutch female flower farmers are influencing floriculture

Read the full interview with Marlies and Linda. March 8, 2020 Fam Flower Farm, Feeling Ambitious and Guilty - header - interview on thursd

Beth Syphers Owning Her Role as Flower Farmer

A woman with power and grace changing the perceived name of a “farmer”

Read the full interview with Beth Syphers of Crowley House Flower Farm. March 6, 2020 Beth Syphers Owning Her Role as Flower Farmer - header on thursd - interview

Combining Flowers and Technology, PHKA Studio From Bangkok

Breaking boundaries of tradition by creating beautiful, meaningful, and unique floral installations

Read the full interview with PHKA Studio. March 3, 2020 Combining Flowers and Technology, PHKA Studio from Bangkok - header on thursd

Influenced By the Seasons, Toile Blanche

Making life bright and enjoyable with flowers and sweets

Read the full interview with Mai Yanagisawa of Toile Blanche. February 24, 2020 Toile Blanche interview on thursd

Bountiful Beautiful Bohemian Blooms

A feast for the eyes bursting with magic and romance

Read the full interview with Jerin-Lei Malacrida of Bohemian Blooms. February 4, 2020 Bountiful Beautiful Bohemian Blooms interview on thursd

Renowned International Floral Designer Timo Bolte

“I use my design to make a statement and to give my work a personal magnificent signature”

Read the full interview with Timo Bolte. January 28, 2020 Renowned International Floral Designer Timo Bolte

Holly Chapple Reshapes the Flower Movement

Textures, uniqueness, and anything harvestable is part of Holly’s lushly designs

Read the full interview with Holly Chapple. January 21, 2020 Header Holly reshapes the flower movement interview header on thursd

TJ McGrath, An Innate Sense of Shape and Composition

Show-stopping sunny palettes of flower arrangements and an exclusive interview

Read the full interview with TJ McGrath. January 10, 2020 TJ McGrath header photo interview on thursd

Pastel Shades and All Things Pink with Brett Matthew John

About a conceptual floristry design superstar and his life through rose-colored glasses

Read the full interview with Brett Matthew John. January 7, 2020 Flowers by Brett Matthew John Header - interview on thursd Article featured photo design by Holly Chapple.

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