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Design Themes for September - June, 2014-2015
 (refer to 2014-2015 club Yearbook for details)
Class I designs are listed below. 
Class II designs are any other design type described in the
 Handbook for Flower Shows

September:   'Sunflowers and Seeds'; Designer's Choice design.
                          Design can be creative or traditional; fresh and/or dried
                          plant material; must incorporate sunflowers.
October:         'Light Up Your Life'  an Illuminary Design. A creative 
                         design incorporating light(s) for special effect. Consult
                         pp.202-3 in the Handbook for Flower Shows.
January:           Multi-rhythmic Design
February:         Underwater Design
March:             Traditional Design
April:                Tubular Design
May:                 Topiary Design
DESIGN SCALE OF POINTS for judging floral designs; page 303 in 'Handbook for Flower Shows' page 32-33 in CBGC 2012 Handbook. Or click here for Exhibit Rules and Scale of Points. 
Master Flower Show Judges: Rebecca Elston, Barbara Yinger
Accredited Flower Show Judges:  Dody Douglas, Carol Medlin, Liz Mesec, Lorraine Van Wickler
Student Judges: Sharon Lemke, Darlene Nelson, Carolyn King          
Flower Show School: Jerry Jenkins
Floral Exhibits
Chair: Kathie Truxall
Assistant: Dody Douglas
Contact Us
Flower Show School is for prospective flower show exhibitors and judges, as well as for garden club members and anyone interested in flower design. It is a series of four courses covering the principles of floral design and fundamentals of plant life. View National Garden Clubs' website and the Virginia Federation of Garden Clubs' website for more information.
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 Judge's List for 2014-2015 General Meetings

September 23 — Carol Medlin, Dody Douglas
October 28 — Barbara Yinger, Carolyn King, Darleen Nelson
January 27 — Barbara Yinger, Sharon Lemke, 
February 24 — Carol Medlin, Lorraine Van Wickler, Darleen Nelson
March 24 — Carolyn King, Darleen Nelson,Jane Denton 
April 28 — Dody Douglas, Lorraine Van Wickler
May 26 — Barbara Dillard, Jenny Chase, Rebecca Elston
'Sunflowers and Seeds'; September Design Theme
Design by Jerry
Design by Carol Medlin
Design by Kathie
Design by Patsy
Design by Dee
Design by Joan
Design by Dody
Design by Carol Cole
Design by Debbie
Design by Roz
Blue Ribbons: Kathie Truxall (Best in Show), Carol Cole, Dee McMurray, Dody Douglas, Carol Medlin, Patsy Sylvia
Red Ribbon: Jerry Jenkins, 
Yellow Ribbons: Debbie Gillespie, Roz Messing
'Light up Your Life' -- Design Theme for October 28th general Meeting. ILLUMINARY DESIGN; a Creative Design incorporating light/s for special effect. The lighting must be incorporated into the overall design, but NOT placed in front as a spotlight. Lights can be battery operated, plug-in, colored and other special effect lights. An electric power strip will be available. 

See pg 202 of Handbook for Flower Shows and pg 76 of Designing By Types.

Illuminary Design 
Designing By Types; pg 76