Sharon McGukin AIFD, AAF, PFCI
Sharon McGukin (Mac-Goo-kin) AIFD, AAF, PFCI inspires others to ‘celebrate life with flowers’. Sharon is known nationally for her floral expertise, southern charm and energetic connection with audiences as an entertaining and informative speaker.
She began her career as a small town florist with floral adventures leading her around the world. She has consulted in Asia for the home décor industry and presented flower demonstrations or tracked floral trends across the US, Canada, and Europe. From decorating floats at the Rose Bowl Parade to designing flowers in the White House, this floral fashionista has lots of flower stories to share.
Within the floral industry, Sharon is a:
Smithers-Oasis Design Director
Author of “Flowers of the Heart”
AIFD Past-President 2010 – 11 – American Institute of Floral Designers
PFCI Member – Professional Floral Communicators International
AAF Member – American Academy of Floriculture
Sharon is available for interviews, book signings and hands-on floral design presentations. Please contact her regarding speaker fees or book pricing. Upon request, Sharon often contributes articles or design tips for industry and lifestyle magazines, national newspapers or blogs.
Sharon and her husband, Tim, live in Carrollton, GA. They enjoy a busy life filled with grandbabies, grandpuppies, gardening, and large, noisy southern meal time gatherings of family and friends.
For free floral tips visit –facebook.com/HowToArrangeFlowersWithSharonMcGukin