Master florists / Pirjo Koppi
Her first floral demonstration was held over 23 years ago; since then she has dmonstrated and held workshops in Finland and other countries around the world including Belgium, Estonia, Canada, Germany, Great Britain, Italy, Japan, the Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Singapore, Spain and Sweden.
Pirjo’s first competition was in 1996 and today she has participated in more than 55 such events. Pirjo has achieved numerous first places, as well other top rankings such as third places in both the World Cup 2015 and the Europa Cup 2016.
Pirjo promotes the joys of floristry by actively organizing all kinds of floristry events with other likeminded people. In 2015 she became a Floral Fundamentals ambassador.
She has also been actively involved in various organisations, including being the president of the Finnish Florists’ Association’s Helsinki District between 2011 and 2015.
Her floral designs are published in several publications. Her first book ”Beautification With Floral Jewellery” was published in 2014.
The world is full of beauty, colours and joy - you just have to find them. I love flowers, the colour pink and the florist's life, with all the tiny details - this is the floral gospel I want to share with everyone through my work.