Mark Pampling is an accomplished Floral Designer who is attracted to crisp lines and exacting craftsmanship – qualities frequently found in his work. He has been Australia’s Floristry Champion on multiple occasions and has represented his country at World Cups, the Asia Cup and on various International stages.
Mark is co-owner of Alstonville Florist in northern New South Wales, Australia. He is also a floristry teacher, demonstrator, judge and an industry consultant – roles that have taken him all around his country and across the world, most recently to New Zealand, China, Japan, Singapore, Germany, Belgium, Scotland, Northern Ireland and England. Mark is also a regular contributor to international floral design publications, most regularly to the pages of Fusion Flowers Magazine.
Mark finds inspiration everywhere and nowhere, using each new project and design opportunity to explore potential new sources. He enjoys chasing the ever elusive ‘perfect’ floral design and challenging his creativity and talents to reach new heights.
Photography by Iain Brockwell