A florist will design and create arrangements of flowers in wreaths, bouquets, vases and centrepiece elements. Sometimes florist may design entire rooms or outdoor areas, and fill them with flowers in a pleasing arrangement. This is especially true in the case of extravagant weddings or parties.
Florist Salary in Texas- $24,080
- Degrees in floriculture, horticulture, and ornamental horticulture provide additional educational options for floral designers.
- They must be creative and possess strong customer service and problem-solving skills. Floral designers also must be able to work independently and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
- They work with all types of plants, including live and artificial flowers, and use accessories like bows, ribbons, floral knifes, floral tape, and floral foam.
- Floral Designers are sometimes required to work overtime, especially during the holidays or when working on large orders for weddings and other large events.Making delivery trips, obtaining supplies and setting up arrangements are additional tasks that floral designers must take on.