French Flower Style is the creation of Lisa Gatenby. She began her Florist career in 1990 as a Saturday girl in a family owned florist in Manchester, and was immediately hooked on flowers. In 2007 she realised her dream by becoming the owner of a florist shop in Cheshire where she earned a reputation as a specialist in wedding and event floristry. Lisa's work has been featured in National Bridal magazines, she has also won national competitions for her Floristry skills and regularly demonstrated and shared her passion for flowers throughout the Cheshire area. Lisa is passionate about creating bespoke floral designs, which perfectly compliment the mood of her clients special day. Moving to France was always something she and her family dreamt of doing, so in the new year of 2011 Lisa, husband Paul, two children and two dogs set off across the channel to start their new lives in France.
2018 is the year that Lisa would like to welcome florists , floristry students and flower lovers to south west France. To share her passion, her skills and her experience of working in France for the past 6 years.
French Flower School is launching in December 2017 and will welcome students from across the globe.