At the age of 12, Emma realised she had a natural talent and a passion for floral design after entering and winning Floral Art competitions at local village shows. After leaving school, Emma attended De Montfont University in Lincoln where she gained a National Diploma and City and Guilds in Floristry. Since leaving College Emma has gained experience working in different florists in Berkshire and Buckinghamshire and in 2002 Emma became the owner of Emma Curtis Flowers in Reading. Emma Curtis now provide floral designs for over 50 events a year and still able to provide a personal service with a high attention to detail. Emma has over 20 years experience in the floristry industry.