Mittagong

Make a great start to the 2015 floral calendar with our annual education weekend in Mittagong. Details of workshops and the competition schedule:

Theme: Affordability and Availability

PROGRAMME

THURSDAY 5 FEBRUARY
6.00 pm – Staging for classes 1 – 8 (Subject to availability of room)

FRIDAY 6 FEBRUARY
7.30 am – 9.00 am Staging for classes 1 – 8
OPEN TO ALL
Class 1 Wayside Collection
Class 2 Anything but Flowers
Class 3 Double Vision
Class 4 Driftwood Enhanced – Abstract Design
Class 5 From the Orchard
Class 6 Hogarth Curve
NOVICE CLASS: (An exhibitor who has not won 1st prize in NSWFAA competitions before)
Class 7 Foliage ingenuity
Class 8 Driftwood Enhanced

Bench space: width 70cm. All classes have grey material on the bench. Designs may be brought in ready for staging. All exhibits judged from the front and sides. Horticultural material to predominate. All exhibits judged under the guidelines from the AFAA Manual.

9.15 am – 10.00 Judging and morning tea (at own expense)
10.00 am – 10.15 Opening and Welcome by NSWFAA President
10.15 am – 11.15 Demonstration – Colour co-ordination and Theory
11.15 am – 12.15 Judges comments/analysing of exhibits/discussion on staging
12.30 pm – 1.45 Lunch – at own expense
1.45 pm – 3.30 Demonstrations – Mechanics and Natural Materials

SATURDAY 7 FEBRUARY 2015
9.30 am – 10.00 morning tea (at own expense)
10.00 am – 10.15 Opening and Welcome by NSWFAA President
10.15 am – 11.45 Demonstration and workshop – Affordability and Availability with natural materials.  Boxes of natural material will be available.
12.00 pm – 1.15 Lunch – at own expense
1.15 am – 2.15 Competition hints / Class Interpretations /Q&A
2.15 pm Close

Registration & Class entries to:- Deidre Hill, phone 4887 1254, email quindalupnursery@bigpond.com or Ralph Parsons, phone 02 4861 2084, email ralphros@chariot.com.au.
Members of NSWFAA…..$15 per day Non Members……..$20 per day

NSWFAA AGM and Oberon Workshops

NSWFAA Annual General Meeting will be held at 9.15am Friday 29 August 2014, Oberon RSL Club, Dudley Street, Oberon.

 

Following the AGM we have a visit to Mayfield Garden planned as well as competition, demonstrations and workshops for both Friday and Saturday.