NOTE: Please refer all questions regarding the classes 6-13 to our Entries Chair, Kathy Michie via email or by telephone at 508.835.3342. Kathy will source the answers and share that information with all exhibitors in that class by email.
Review the Floral Design Division Rules & Guidelines
Floral Design Entry Form
Class 5 Smart & SMALL
Judges’ Invitational Challenge Class Foyer 4 entries
Design which conveys the BIG impact which can be achieved by going SMALL.
Staging: All floral materials and tools supplied.
Class Consultant: Lynne Merrill (401)firstname.lastname@example.org
Class 6 Smart & SHADY Ballroom 4 entries
SHADY places have long been associated with the dark. Not anymore! Now defined by the hot colors and fancy leaves of shade-loving plants like Hosta, Heuchera and Coleus are taking center stage.
Design which includes shade-loving plant(s) and brings them into the light!
Staging: Pedestal painted Rosecliff White measuring 16” square x 42” H. Viewed from three sides.
Class 7 Smart & SUNNY Ballroom 4 entries
Nothing is quite as breathtaking as stepping into a SUNNY space, be it a garden or a room. Sun-loving plants provide joyous warmth which pours over the viewer like sunshine.
Design evocative of sun-drenched gardens filled with warmth and color.
Staging: Pedestal painted Rosecliff White measuring 18” square x 42” H. Viewed from three sides.
Class 8 Smart & SUCCULENT Ballroom 4 entries
Hardy and exotic, the SUCCULENT has certainly been trending in everything from containers to wreaths. This plant once worshiped for its survivability in arid spaces is now celebrated for diverse leaves, surreal textures and unimagined colorations.
Contemporary Design featuring succulent(s).
Staging: Pedestal painted Rosecliff White measuring 18” square x 44” H. Viewed from three sides.
Class 9 Smart & SUBLIME Ballroom 4 entries
Nothing is more SUBLIME than a mass of blooms. Texture, color, form and contrast are perfectly blended and the eye dances from flower to flower almost as if in a garden.
Mass Design showcasing the bounty of summer.
Staging: Pedestal painted Rosecliff White measuring 20” Square x 48” H. Viewed from all sides.
Class 10 Smart & SIMPLE Hallway 4 entries
Since the beginning of time, the SIMPLE gesture of sharing a handful of flowers has communicated so much…love, friendship, welcome.
Small Design expressive of the beauty of a simple bouquet.
Staging: Pedestal painted Rosecliff White measuring 10” square x 44” H. Viewed from three sides.
Class 11 Smart & SAGE Library 4 entries
Many gardeners heed the SAGE who believes that nearly every plant offers both beauty and purpose. Herbs provide supplemental benefits in a garden, both sensory and medicinal.
Pot-et-Fleur Design incorporating herb(s).
Staging: Pedestal painted Rosecliff White measuring 24” square x 42” H. Viewed from three sides.
Class 12 Smart & SOCIAL Ballroom 4 entries
The picnic has evolved from necessity to a SOCIAL art form. Refined elegance amidst the most beautiful of backdrops, Nature itself.
Exhibition Table evocative of a picnic.
Staging: Console pedestal painted Rosecliff White measuring 36”H x 32” W x 18” D, with attached backboard measuring 45” H x 32” W. Viewed from three sides.
Class 13 Smart and SERENE Terrace 4 entries
A place to sit, a garden to view and the SERENE sounds of the wind tinkling a chime. What could be more blissful?
Hanging Design which includes a wind chime.
Staging: Metal open frame painted black measuring 69” W x 93”H with a center hole and “S” hook centered at top of frame. Viewed from all sides.