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WORKSHOPS

Workshops are held throughout the year, be it floral art, gardening, or in preparation for a major fundraiser. 

Floral Art Workshops meet at 10am on the Saturday prior to General Meetings. 

Gardening Workshops - 10am to 12 noon at Sally Godet's slathouse, commencing the Friday after the first General Meeting in October, and thereafter on the third Friday of each month through May. 

Please go to our Floral Art Schedule for details of Workshops for 2013/14.



Workshop: Arabella Dane (3rd from left) grooms an Anthirium
 

Arabella Dane, Garden Club of America floral design, horticulture and photographic judge gave a talk on"Introducing Photography to Garden Clubs" at our January 2014 meeting.  This was followed by workshops:

Saturday January 11th
Colour Cascade - workshop on colour theory with Judi Davidson and Arabella Dane
Sunday January 12th
Arabella Dane:
Grooming and Judging
Floral Art - Judging using the Principles and Elements of Design.
Monday January 13th
Arabella Dane:
Photography: Tips and tricks to taking a good photo
Hands-on workshop using the information learned in the morning.

 


Renowned International Italian Floral Desisgner
Carla Barbaglia's Workshops
Saturday November 9th and Monday November 11th, 2013


Carla


One of Carla's many arrangements displayed over the weekend


Saturday's Workshop participants

For many more photographs of the weekend and participants' creations, please go to our Facebook page (link at the top of this page)


Robin Murphy Workshop
13th and 14th April 2013

On the weekend of April 13th and 14th a workshop was given by Robin Murphy at the Peace Lutheran Church in Paget.  Saturday's subject was "Mechanics" and on Sunday "Line Design". 


Robin Murphy "Line Design"
For photos of participants' designs please visit our Facebook page (Facebook logo top left)

 


Art In Bloom February 2013
Workshop

             
Karen Smith's Giraffe (left), Dawn Barbey


Brenda Younie, Indonesian Design

        
l-r Sue Lestrange's Egyptian Inspiration, Sonya Whayman's sculptural design, Sharlene Joell, African stained glass

         
Pam Zuill's sunset, and Felicity Holmes' layers

       
Joan Williams' Tuscan Parallel, Sylvia Outerbridge design on pen & ink drawing by her grandson


Kendaree Burgess' dragon


2013 Art In Bloom workshop participants and judges


January 2013
 Judges' Workshop
hosted by Debbie Burville, GCB Judges' Representative

A workshop for Floral Art Judges and Assistant Judges to work on  judging skills and comment card writing.

There were two design titles to choose from "Bend Me, Shape Me" in a niche, and "Lets Play" in a 24"X24"  space. There were 11 designs in total and 13 judges/assistant judges attended.  The photographs below were the designs by the judges/assistant judges which were judged and comment cards prepared.

           
l-r Maggie Miller, Debbie Burville, Deanna Moss

           
l-r Cindy Young, Susan Conyers, Sally Gibbons, Ros Gutteridge

    
Molly White and Molly Luthi


Dale Martin & Liz Parker


2012
Christmas In November Crafts

 

     
Tray, wreath, doll and tree (below) by Penne Leseur

 

       
Eleagnus Trees with Deanna Moss and Tracy Gibbons


March 2012
Hatmaking Workshop by Rosie Davis

 

   


How'd she do that


January 2012
Floral Design Course

Horticultural Hall, Botanical Gardens
given by Debbie Burville, Cindy Madeiros and Deanna Moss


Deanna showing how it's done

Debbie Burville giving some helpful pointers


More helpful pointers from Cindy Young


Concentration.......


...................and another try


December 2011
Palm Weaving Workshop - Rosie Davis

 


 2011
Workshops and Planning for Palm Grove


Palm Grove Organising Committee

          


2010
Workshops for Christmas In November