About the Business
Smart Flowers is a floral studio offering custom, curated florals for wedding and events. We also carry every day cut florals, indoor tropical plants, and floral arrangements for all occasions. Poppy specializes in European Hand tied bouquets. She is a presenter and speaker in the floral industry
Poppy bought a well-established floral business; Smart Flowers, in 2007 in downtown Swift Current. Her professional florist & floral art career started when she achieved her Certified Floral Design (CFD) designation after testing with the American Institute of Floral Design (AIFD) in Miami in June of 2012. Poppy passed her Professional Floral Design Evaluation at the AIFD Symposium in Las Vegas July 2013 and was inducted into this prestigious association July 2014 in Chicago. Spring 2015 she passed the written exam for the Canadian Academy of Floral Art (CAFA) & design test later that summer and was inducted into CAFA April 2016. In 2021 Poppy started her continuing path of floral education and enrolled in the European Master Certification in October 2021 and successful graduated in Bruges, Belgium October 2022.