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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         
Floral Exhibits
Chairs: Sharon Stieber
Contact Us
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.

  Floral Exhibits

  Horticulture and
  Landscape Design        


  Ways and Means


 Other Programs
   Conservation and
   Youth Programs
   Birds, Butterflies, & Bees
   Beyond The Garden
   Nitti Gritti

Flower Show School - Course II
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 June Floral Design theme: 'This Way & That Way'
 Multi-rhythmic Design 
​Lorraine - Blue and Best in Show
Sharon S. - Blue
Sharon L. - Red
Jerry -Red
Multi-rhythmic Designs from June meeting [click to view slide show]
Here Comes Summer! 
Flower Show; June 4th
Presented by Piedmont District Flower Show Judges Council at The Inn at Montross
Design by Lorraine
Design by Lorraine
Design by Darleen
Design by Dody
Design by Dody
Design by Rebecca
Design by Rebecca
Design by Sharon
these designs were done by CBGC members
click on a pic to view the album
Design by Lorraine
Design by Sharon S
Design by Jerry
Design by Sharon L