Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Floral Art Section

Meets: 4th Wednesday of the month, 10am

Venue: Beecroft Bowling & Recreation Club, Beecroft

Contact:  Sharryn White    sharrynwhite@gmail.com

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January 2016

2016 Wednesday Meetings
Beecroft Bowling Club, 128 Copeland Rd, Beecroft
9.30am – 1.00pm 4th Wednesday each month. Entry $5.00 includes morning tea
Enquiries: President .. Cecily Rogers on 9524 6609 or
Hon. Secretary … Sharryn White on 0418 692 003

Wednesday 20 January 10.00am Start of the meeting to discuss the designs for the
Non-Competitive 14 day Display at the R.A.S show – ART IN BLOOM

CONTEMPORARY HORIZONTAL DESIGN WORKSHOP
Cost of Registration $20
Wednesday 10 February

9.30am – 10.00am Registration and morning tea
10.00am – 11.30am
11.30am — noon Bring own lunch
12.00pm — 2.00pm Practical workshop
(Contact: President on (02) 9524 6609 or Carol Dephoff on 9872 1160 for more information)

Wednesday 24 February
Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final.

Class 1     Judges     Inverted Crescent

Class 2    Judges     Manipulated Foliage Design

Class 3    Advanced     Pinned and Pleated
Class 4    Advanced     Angles and Spheres
Class 5   “A” Grade     Contemporary Horizontal Design
Class 6   “A” Grade     Coastal Treasures
Class 7   “B” Grade      Shes’s Apples!
Class 8   “B” Grade      Incorporating a Figurine
Class 9    Creative – Open     Red, Black and Wild
Class 10   Wiring         Spice Spray fresh and/or dried

NO MEETING IN MARCH OWING TO R.A.S. SHOW SET UP

GREGOR LERSCH DEMONSTRATION AND WORKSHOPS  MARCH 19 & 20

 

Wednesday 27 April

Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final

Class 1     Judges     Yum Cha
Class 2    Judges      Minerva Traditional Arrangement
Class 3    Advanced     Very Berry
Class 4    Advanced      Laced with Charm
Class 5    “A” Grade      Petite Design – Roll/s
Class 6    “A” Grade      Wrapped and Looped
Class 7    “B” Grade       Driftwood and ?
Class 8    “B” Grade       Citrus, Glass and Grass
Class 9     Creative – Open     Highly Strung
Class 10   Wiring      Decorated Wine Bottle using contemporary techniques

 

Wednesday 25 May

Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final

Class 1     Judges     Contemporary Vertical
Class 2    Judges      Tailored and Trendy
Class 3    Advanced     Winter Warmer
Class 4    Advanced      Connected
Class 5    “A” Grade      Centre of Attention
Class 6    “A” Grade      Eastern Influence
Class 7    “B” Grade       Petite Design, refer to handbook

Class 8    “B” Grade       Symmetrical Arrangement, refer to handbook
Class 9    Creative – Open     Linked with Lime
Class 10  Wiring      Cuff Design using contemporary wiring techniques (a cuff should be the same width all around)

 

Wednesday 22 June

Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final
Class 1     Judges     Still Life – study in glass
Class 2    Judges      Abstract Design – A La Naturale
Class 3    Advanced     Over and Out

Class 4    Advanced      Hogarth Curve
Class 5    “A’ Grade       Cool Rhythm
Class 6    “A” Grade      Berry Interesting
Class 7    “B” Grade       Camellias with Wood
Class 8    “B” Grade       Pave
Class 9     Creative – Open     Mid Winter with Palm/s
Class 10   Wiring      Contemporary cake decoration suitable for a 21st birthday

 

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February 2015

2015 Wednesday Meetings
Beecroft Bowling Club, 128 Copeland Rd, Beecroft
9.30am – 1.00pm 4th Wednesday each month. Entry $5.00 includes morning tea
Enquiries: President .. Cecily Rogers on 9524 6609 or
Hon. Secretary … Sharryn White on 0418 692 003

Wednesday 21 January 10.00am Start of the meeting to discuss the designs for the
Non-Competitive 14 day Display at the R.A.S show – BEAUTY DOWN UNDER

CONTEMPORARY DESIGN WORKSHOP INCLUDING COLOUR THEORY
Cost of Registration $20
Wednesday 11 February 9.30am – 10.00am Registration and morning tea
10.00am – 11.30am BERNIE GADD
11.30am — noon Bring own lunch
12.00pm — 2.00pm Practical workshop
(Contact: President on (02) 9524 6609 or Carol Dephoff on 9872 1160 for more information)

Wednesday 25 February
Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final.

Class 1 Judges Vertically challenged

Class 2 Judges Horizontally challenged

Class 3 Advanced Pastel charm
Class 4 Advanced Lets twist again
Class 5 “A” Grade Formal symmetrical – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade Rock’n’roll
Class 7 “B” Grade Round arrangement – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Twiggery
Class 9 Creative – Open Some like it hot
Class 10 Wiring Foliage corsage

NO MEETING IN MARCH OWING TO R.A.S. SHOW SET UP

 

Wednesday 22 April

Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final
Class 1 Judges Basic Modern – refer to handbook
Class 2 Judges Harvest festival
Class 3 Advanced Touch of flamboyance
Class 4 Advanced Bark with a flourish
Class 5 “A” Grade Traditional Horizontal – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade Bend it, shape it
Class 7 “B” Grade Traditional Vertical – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Drama in black and white
Class 9 Creative – Open Bamboozled using some bamboo
Class 10 Wiring Spice spray on a wooden spoon

 

SEMINAR DEMONSTRATION WEEKEND 22nd, 23rd. & 24th. MAY, 2015

 

Wednesday 27 May

Class 1 Judges Asymmetrical arrangement – refer to handbook
Class 2 Judges Twists and twirls
Class 3 Advanced Crescent arrangement – refer to handbook
Class 4 Advanced Less is more
Class 5 “A” Grade Inverted Crescent – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade Light hearted way with foliage
Class 7 “B” Grade Basic Modern – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Crisscross
Class 9 Creative – Open Sandpaper swirls set the scene
Class 10 Wiring Circlet

Wednesday 24 June

Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final
Class 1 Judges Modern Mass – refer to handbook
Class 2 Judges Sculptural art
Class 3 Advanced Pot-et-fleur – refer to handbook
Class 4 Advanced Tall and trendy
Class 5 “A’ Grade Asymmetrical – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade Odds and ends
Class 7 “B” Grade Crescent – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Simply beautiful
Class 9 Creative – Open Trapped
Class 10 Wiring Posy for a June bride

 

Wednesday 22 July

Class 1 Judges Hogarth Curve – refer to handbook
Class 2 Judges Angles
Class 3 Advanced Dare to be different
Class 4 Advanced Stabile – refer to handbook
Class 5 “A’ Grade Modern Mass – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade Wild and woody
Class 7 “B” Grade Pot-et-fleur – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Incorporating a plate – refer to handbook
Class 9 Creative – Open Copper bits of this and that
Class 10 Wiring Door Swag – Christmas in July

 

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 19th, 2015 WORKSHOP DAY
WIRING

 

Wednesday 26 August

Class 1 Judges Still Life – refer to handbook
Class 2 Judges Free Expression – refer to handbook
Class 3 Advanced Solitary confinement
Class 4 Advanced Parallel Design – refer to handbook
Class 5 “A’ Grade Berry interesting
Class 6 “A” Grade Hogarth Curve – refer to handbook
Class 7 “B” Grade Stabile – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Textural beauty
Class 9 Creative – Open Something missing
Class 10 Wiring Modern Bouquet – refer to handbook

 

Wednesday 23 September

Horticultural material to be used unless otherwise stated. Any embellishments can be used throughout. No artificial flowers allowed unless stated otherwise. In wiring classes please leave design detached for Judges to be able to handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final
Class 1 Judges Formal Linear Design – refer to handbook
Class 2 Judges Circles
Class 3 Advanced Centre of attention
Class 4 Advanced Landscape Design – refer to handbook
Class 5 “A’ Grade Still Life – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade Roadside gleanings
Class 7 “B” Grade Parallel Design – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Something old, something new
Class 9 Creative – Open Something with wool
Class 10 Wiring In disguise – a face mask, some gluing permitted

 

Wednesday 28 October

Class 1 Judges Textural turmoil
Class 2 Judges Tapestry
Class 3 Advanced Structural Design – refer to handbook
Class 4 Advanced Spring delights
Class 5 “A’ Grade Formal Linear Design – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade Pinned and pleated
Class 7 “B” Grade Landscape Design – refer to handbook
Class 8 “B” Grade Recycled
Class 9 Creative – Open Organised chaos
Class 10 Wiring Contemporary bouquet using spheres
WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 11th, 2015 WORKSHOP DAY
CHRISTMAS WORKSHOP

 

Thursday 26 November

Artificial flowers and foliage allowed for all classes. Any embellishments can be used throughout. In wiring classes please leave design detached so Judges can handle exhibit. Judging will be in accordance with the Floral Art Show Guide 2010 (Part 1 & 2) Royal Horticultural Society of NSW Inc. The Judges’ decision is final
Class 1 Judges Stamobile – refer to handbook
Class 2 Judges Abstract Christmas table design
Class 3 Advanced Midas touch
Class 4 Advanced Diagonal Line arrangement – refer to handbook
Class 5 “A’ Grade Structural Design – refer to handbook
Class 6 “A” Grade A touch of sparkle
Class 7 “B” Grade Tapestry
Class 8 “B” Grade Christmas welcome
Class 9 Creative – Open Flamboyant Christmas
Class 10 Wiring Christmas wreath
Artificial flowers and foliage allowed for all classes.

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February 2014

2014 RHS of NSW Inc. MEETINGS

All meetings to be held at Beecroft Bowling Club, unless stated otherwise.

SUN     9        MAR               Special Sunday meeting. Brian Roche.

Meeting starts at 10.30 am SHARP until 1pm.

WED  26        MAR               Regular meeting

WED   30       APR                Usual workshop day – floral art.

SAT    24        MAY                Floral art event. Lidcombe Catholic Club

SUN 25          MAY                Deadline for payment is 3 March, 2014.

WED   28       MAY                Regular meeting

WED   25       JUNE             Regular meeting

SUN   13        JULY              Proposed special Sunday meeting

Meeting starts at 10.30 am until 1pm.  (Will advise if this booking is needed after our first Sunday meeting on 9 March.)

WED  23        JULY              Regular meeting

WED  13        AUG               Usual workshop day – floral art.

WED  27        AUG               AGM & Regular meeting

WED  24        SEP                Regular meeting

SUN   12        OCT                Proposed special Sunday meeting or event.

WED  22        OCT                Regular meeting

WED  12        NOV               Usual workshop day – floral art.

THUR 27       NOV               Christmas meeting (yes, it’s a THURSDAY!)

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