Chesapeake Bay Garden Club
Celebrating 65 Years in Reedville, Virginia
Design Themes for 2018
(refer to 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
February 27 - Theme: Just For Me
Class I –“Functional Table”; Place Setting for One - staged on a placemat.
March 27 - Theme: New Life
Class I – “Featured Plant Material Design” – a design with an emphasis on one plant species. Any part/s of the plant may be used;
April 24 - Theme: April Showers
Class I – “Cascade Design” emphasizing a strong downward rhythmic movement.
June 26 - Theme: This Way & That Way
Class I – “Multi-rhythmic Design” – a creative design with emphasis on two or more rhythms with one dominating.
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, Sharon Lemke, Carol Medlin, Darleen Nelson, Lorraine Van Wickler
Student Judges: Carolyn King
Chairs: Sharon Stieber, Barbara Yinger
Flower Show School -- 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 for more information.
Birds, Butterflies, & Bees
Beyond The Garden
Flower Show School - Course II
March's Design: 'New Life', Featured Plant Materia
Sharon L. -- blue & Best in Show
Sharon S. -- blue Jerry J. -- red
Carol C. -- yellow Rebecca E. -- red
Dody D. -- red
Dody D. -- blue (Still Life Design)
April 24 General Meeting Floral Design Theme:
Class 1: 'April Showers'; a Cascade design; background and underlay required (pg 73 in Handbook for Flower Shows)
Class 2: Any other design type
March Floral Designs
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