AFAA 2016 Convention: Interconnected – A Floral Extravaganza

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Competition Schedule

 

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Programme and Registration

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FINAL PROGRAMME AFAA 2016

 

 

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The venue is the Paceway Function Centre, 140 Station Street, Penrith. Special rates for accommodation have been negotiated with Mercure Penrith (across the road) – just mention Australian Floral Art Association for the discount. Standard rooms have either a queen and single bed or two double beds and will be $130 per night, room only (limited to the first 50 bookings).

 

Programme

 

WEDNESDAY 3RD AUGUST

Bus trip to the Flower Market: Cost $15 pp return trip. Pick up from Mecure (close to the venue and Penrith Leagues Club) at 4am return at 7.45am.  Leave Market at 7am. Maximum 45 people

 

TRACKSIDE ROOM

4-6pm                       Set Up Staging for Competition Classes in the Trackside Room

6pm                           Props may be brought in

 

THURSDAY 4TH AUGUST

TRACKSIDE ROOM

8am -4pm                Staging for all classes 1-2-3-4-5-6-7

4.30 – 5pm              Judges de-brief and judging

5pm                           Commence judging

 

FRIDAY 5TH AUGUST

SKY ROOM

7.30am-9.30am     Staging of State Exhibits

Staging for classes 8-9-10-11

9.45am                       Judging

3.30pm – 4.30pm   Judges comments

 

MEMBERS LOUNGE  (Tickets may be purchased at the door for day visitors)

10am – 10.15          Welcome by NSWFAA President and AFAA President

10.15                         State Demonstration –  Effie Crawley, NSW Floral Art Association: “Flight Path”

10.45                         State  Demonstration – Ngaire Gamack, Floral Art Guild of ACT: “Drifting”

11.15                         State Demonstration – Alethia Quick, Floral Design Council of SA: “South Australian Treasures”

11.45                         State  Demonstration – Noreen Donovan, Tasmanian Floral Art Society: “Hidden Treasures”

12-1pm                     Lunch

1.15pm                      State Demonstration – Cheryl Wynd, Victorian Floral Art Association: ‘Natures Beauty”

1.45pm                     State Demonstration – Jean Shine, WA Floral Art Society: ‘Creativity’

2.15- 2.45pm            State demonstration  –  Heather Prior, Floral Art Society of Queensland: “Costa del Sol”

 

(Bookings essential – see purchase options below)

6.30-7.30pm           Cocktails

7.30 – 9.30pm         Gala Demonstration by Andy Djati Utomo

9.30 – 10.30pm      Photos/Raffles/etc

 

 SATURDAY 6TH AUGUST

MEMBERS LOUNGE  (Bookings essential – see purchase options below)

9am – 12pm             Andy Djati Utomo Master Class 1

1pm- 4pm                 Andy Djati Utomo Master Class      2

7pm – 10pm             Friendship Dinner

 

SKY LOUNGE

Mini Lectures and workshops (Tickets may be purchased at the door for day visitors)

8.30am – 10.30         Floral Jewellery Workshop

10.30am                      Australian Natives

11.00am                       Cool climate gardening

11.30am                       Ikebana

 

1pm – 3pm                 Hats and Fascinators Workshop

3.00pm                       Colour and Trends Worldwide

3.30pm                       Cacti and Succulents

4.00pm                       Dry climate gardening

 

SUNDAY 7TH AUGUST

7.30am                        AFFA Judges meeting

MEMBERS LOUNGE (Bookings essential – see purchase options below)

9am – 12pm             Andy Djati Utomo Master Class  3

1pm- 4pm                 Andy Djati Utomo Master Class 4

4.30 – 6.30pm         AFAA Meeting:

AFAA committee, State Delegates(2) and observer(1)

 

SKY LOUNGE

Mini Lectures and workshops (Tickets may be purchased at the door for day visitors)

8.30am – 10.30         Floral Jewellery Workshop

10.30am                      Australian Natives

11.00am                       Cool climate gardening

11.30am                       Ikebana

1pm – 3pm                Hats and Fascinators Workshop

3.000pm                    Colour and Trends Worldwide

3.30pm                      Cacti and Succulents

4.00pm                      Dry climate gardening

 

TRACKSIDE ROOM

4pm              Dismantle exhibits in Sky Lounge and Trackside Room

 

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FINAL PROGRAMME AFAA 2016

Show Schedule

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CLASS 1  INTERCONNECTED’ 

AUSTRALIAN FLORAL ART CHAMPIONSHIP.  To be staged on a supplied 120cm round base painted grey. Overall height not to exceed 180cm from the floor. Background: Light green. Carpet flooring – shades of green. Judged from both front and sides.

Prizes:  1st – $300       2nd – $200       3rd -$100.

 

CLASS 2 ‘CLASSIC CHARM’

A Tradition pedestal Design.  Space allowed 1M X 1M – Height unlimited.  Pedestals will be available for interstate and overseas competitors. Carpet flooring – shades of green. Judged from both front and sides.

Prizes:  1st – $150    2nd – $100     3rd $75

 

CLASS 3  SPHERICAL CONNECTIONS’

To be staged on a 120cm round table and not to exceed 120cm diameter. Table height from the floor 70cm.  Design may be unlimited height. Black table cloths. Carpet flooring – shades of green. To be judged all around

Prizes:  1st – $100    2nd – $75    3rd – $50

 

CLASS 4  ‘MANIPULATED MAGIC’

To be staged on a plinth 1metre high. 40cm X 40cm square. Painted grey. Height unlimited. Background: Light green. Exhibit not to exceed 40cm x 40cm in width and depth. Carpet flooring – shades of green. Judged from both front and sides

Prizes:  1st – $75    2nd – $50    3rd – $25

 

CLASS 5 ‘VIEWED FROM ABOVE’

To be staged on a 60cm X 60cm cube. Painted grey. Space not to exceed 1m x 1m in width and depth.  Height: Not to exceed 85cm from the floor. Background white and glass above 85cm. Carpet flooring – shades of green. Judged from above and front and sides.

Prizes:  1st – $75    2nd – $50    3rd – $25

 

CLASS 6  ENTWINED’

A petite design over 10cm and less than 23cm overall–may be brought in ready for staging.  To be staged on a grey painted 23cm wooden base and background. Judged from front and sides.

Prizes:  1st – $75   2nd – $50   3rd – $25

 

CLASS 7  ZIG-ZAG’

A miniature design 7.5cm to 10cm overall – may be brought in ready for staging. To be staged on a grey painted tiered stand. Judged from front and sides.

Prizes:  1st – $75    2nd – $50    3rd – $25

 

CLASS 8 ‘INDIVIDUAL AND UNIQUE’

A contemporary wired bouquet with a minimum of gluing permissible. To be staged on a 60cm round silver table.  Competitor may bring own staging to be placed on the silver tables.  May be brought in ready for staging.   To be staged allowing judges to remove and handle for judging.

Prizes:  1st – $75    2nd – $50    3rd – $25

 

CLASS 9  TRANSPARENCY’

A wall hanging not to exceed 60cm high X 40cm wide – to be staged against a wall painted apricot colour. May be brought in ready for staging.  Judged from the front.

Prizes:  1st – $75    2nd – $50    3rd – $25

 

CLASS 10  IMPOSE 1 – ‘ELEVATE’

All materials will be supplied. More than 75% of supplied materials to be used.  Priority will

be given to Interstate and Overseas registrants.  Judged from both front and sides.

Prizes:  1st – $60    2nd – $30    3rd – $10

 

CLASS 11 IMPOSE 2 – ‘IN AND OUT’

All materials will be supplied. More than 75% of supplied materials to be used.  Priority will

be given to Interstate and Overseas registrants.  Judged from both front and sides.

Prizes:  1ST – $60    2nd – $30    3rd – $10

 

AFAA STATE EXHIBITS – ‘CREATIVE FLAIR’

To be staged on provided half circle tables.  250cm diameter x 120cm radius.

Glass windows as background. Black table covers will be provided. No drapes allowed on

the windows.

 

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