- This event has passed.
11th Seminar – Garden’s Bounty
May 26 - May 27
Thank you to all who attended and competed. Competition results can be found by clicking here.
NSWFAA 11th Seminar and Floral Art Show – Garden’s Bounty – will be held at the Galston Community Centre, Sydney, on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 May 2018.
Our Guest Demonstrator and Tutor for Workshops will be:
Jean was born into gardening and flower arranging, her late mother was a great gardener and had a very keen interest in flower arranging.
In 2010 along with co floral artist Pene Brunning, Jean represented Australia, staging the country exhibit at the World Flower Arrangers Show in Boston, USA.
In 2013 Jean competed in the World Flower Show in Dublin, Ireland.
Since becoming a Judge for W.A. Floral Art Society in 2006, Jean has demonstrated at monthly State meetings on many occasions, travelled and competed in many other States in Australia, and taken part in many workshops.
In 2015 she travelled to New Zealand to attend the 50th Anniversary of” Floral Art Society of New Zealand”, competed in an interpretative section, receiving a Highly Commended prize.
In 2016 Jean represented Western Australia, presenting the State Demonstration at the Australian Floral Art Association Convention in Penrith, NSW.
In June 2017 Jean travelled to Barbados to attend the 12th World Flower Show and was successful in taking out 1st place, in class “Archipelago”.
In August 2017 she competed in the W.A. State Championship in Mandurah winning another 1st place.
Jean is currently Chairperson for “Flower Designers Club of Bunbury” which holds basic classes & workshops for keen flower designers..
Apart from her love of flower arranging, Jean has a beautiful garden, that she relishes spending as much time as possible nurturing.
Programme – “Garden’s Bounty”
12.30pm – 5.30pm Staging of the NSWFAA 11th Seminar Competition Classes
8am – 9am Watering exhibits/photo session and Morning Tea
9.15am Seminar opening, welcome and Major Prize Giving
9.30am – 12.30pm Contemporary Workshop (Winding) with Guest Designer Jean Shine
12.30pm – 1pm Judges comments
1pm– 2pm Lunch
1pm- 2pm Children’s WORKSHOP for Mums/Dads and children
2.30pm – 4pm Inspirations – Demonstration with Guest Designer Jean Shine
4pm – 4.30pm Photos session and Raffles of Jean’s demonstration pieces
4.30pm – 5.00pm Afternoon Tea / Viewing the exhibits
5.00pm – 6.30pm NSWFAA Judges Meeting
NSWFAA General Meeting
7.00pm – 8.30pm Pinterest Inspired Creations – Demonstration with Kim Baillie, Ngaire Gamack and Ann Crasti
8.00am – 9.00 am Watering exhibits/photo session and Morning Tea
9.30am – 12.30pm Contemporary Workshop (Bundling) with Guest Designer Jean Shine
12.30pm – 1.30pm Lunch
1.30pm – 3.30pm Specialist Floral Art Techniques – Demonstration with Madhu Shah
4.00pm – 5.00pm Dismantle exhibits
5.00pm Close of Seminar
11th SEMINAR – GARDEN’S BOUNTY – COMPETITION SCHEDULE
Class 1 NSWFAA Championship Decorated Chair/s in any style – need not be functional and may be used for any occasion Space allowed 1 metre square x height unlimited.
Viewed and judged from front and sides. Exhibitor to supply own staging.
Limited to first 10 entries
1st $100 – 2nd $75 – 3rd $50
Class 2 “More than Flowers” 70cm 1st $75 – 2nd $50 – 3rd $25
Class 3 “Tortuous” 70cm 1st $75 – 2nd $50 – 3rd $25
Class 4 “Over the Garden Fence” 1 metre 1st $75 – 2nd $50 – 3rd $25
Class 5 “Pod/s Power” 70cm 1st $50 – 2nd $35 – 3rd $20
Class 6 “Boxed In” (a Petite design) 1st $30 – 2nd $20 – 3rd $10
Class 7 “Gardeners Delight” (a Miniature design) 1st $30 – 2nd $20 – 3rd $10
Class 8 “A Handbag Suitable for a Garden Wedding” (Exhibitor to supply own staging). 50cm 1st $30 – 2nd $20 – 3rd $10
Classes 6,7,8 may be brought in ready for staging
Class 9 “Dancing Leaves” 60cm 1st $30 – 2nd $20 – 3rd $10
Class 10 “From the Tool Shed” 60cm 1st $30 – 2nd $20 – 3rd $10
Class 11 “A Basket of Beauty” 60cm 1st $30 – 2nd $20 – 3rd $10
Class 12 “Bush Magic” 60cm 1st $30 – 2nd $20 – 3rd $10
BEST IN SHOW TROPHY:
HIGHEST POINT SCORE:
BEST USE OF FOLIAGE:
BEST USE OF COLOUR: