Monthly Designs

TOG Design Schedule for  2017-18

Design Classes: Consultant: Helen Breslin. Designs are staged on a table 29” from the floor covered with a beige cloth. Space allotted is 20”Wx20”D Background and/or underlay optional except where required.  Plant material list required.

September 7, 2017

DESIGN CLASSES:

1.“Turbulence” A Multi-Rhythmic design, designer’s choice of plant material & components.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2. “Riding High” A Creative design, designer’s choice of style, plant material & components.

October 8, 2017   STANDARD FLOWER SHOW at CATHEDERAL VILLAGE

 Division II: Design              DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE

Section A and B are Eligible for the Award of Design Excellence

Section A: DELECTABLE MADNESS            Consultant: Elizabeth Snowdon

Class 1: THE MAD HATTER TEA PARTY

An Exhibition Table: Staged in an area 22”wide x 30”deep, on a table, 29” from the floor, covered in beige cloth against a wall of light tan oak paneled doors. Designer is free to incorporate staging properties, including staging panel and underlay, within the allotted space. Some plant material must be included.

A black frame, 20”wide x 30”high provided by the club, is available for use by the exhibitor.    Four Entries: Eligible for the Table Artistry Award.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class 2: A BANQUET FOR ALICE

A Functional Table for Two (2): Planned and set for actual food service. A decorative unit (completed floral design) with or without candles and other accessories must be included. Designer’s choice of plant material and components. Staged on a card table 34”x34”, 29”from the floor, free standing and covered in an off-white floor length cloth provided by the committee.  Exhibitor must supply appropriate underlay to the selected components.   Four Entries: Eligible for the Table Artistry Award.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NOVICE CLASS

Class 3:”EAT ME, DRINK ME”

A Tray for One:  A decorative unit (A complete floral design) to be included and should be in proportion to the one

(1) place setting. Stability of the Decorative unit is of great importance. Space allotted is 22”wide x 30”deep, on a table29” from the floor covered in beige cloth, against a wall of light tan oak paneled doors. Designer’s choice of tray, plant material and components

Four entries: Eligible for the Table Artistry Award.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION B: A PLACE FULL OF WONDER   Consultant: Dorothy Stevens

Class 4: THRU THE LOOKING GLASS

A Transparency Design: Not to exceed 8” in height, width or depth, staged in a space 12”wide x11 ½ “deep, on a platform 48” from the floor. Staging panel and underlay appropriate in size to the design is required. Designer’s choice of plant material and components.  Four Entries, Eligible for the Petite Award.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class 5: A GARDEN OF FLOWERS

An American Traditional Mass Design: Not to exceed 5” in height, width or depth, staged in a space

10”wide x 11 ½”deep, on a platform 48” from the floor, covered with a beige cloth. Staging panel and underlay appropriate in size to the design is required. Designer’s choice of plant material and components.

Four Entries, Eligible for the Petite Award.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Class 6: THE LOBSTER QUADRILLE

A Multi-Rhythmic design: Not to exceed 10” in height, width or depth.  Staged in a space 14”wide x 11 ½”deep, on a platform 48” from the floor, covered with a beige cloth. Staging panel and underlay appropriate in size to the design is required.

Four Entries, Eligible for the Petite Award.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SECTION C: THE ROYAL GARDEN     Consultant: Helen Breslin

Class 7: RED ROSES FOR THE QUEEN

A ‘Featured Plant Material’ Design:  Freedom of style, featuring Red Roses. Any part/s of the plant may be used. Other components are subordinate and may be used to enhance featured plant material. Focus is on chosen species.

Staged on a free standing round off-white pedestal, 39 ½” high x 12” in diameter. Height unlimited. Design may exceed the diameter of the pedestal

Four Entries, Eligible for the Special Recognition Award

 

November 1, 2017

1.”Yard Sale Treasures” An Assemblage design, a three-dimensional abstract design, consisting of found, unrelated objects and plant material.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.” It’s all in the Family” A Mono-Botanical design, a creative design, freedom of style, using multiple parts of plant/s of one family or genus. Parts may be stems, branches, roots, blooms, cones, etc.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

December 7, 2017

DESIGN CLASS: Consultant Helen Breslin — Designs to be placed on the Luncheon Buffet Tables

1.“Open House” A design suitable for a Holiday Buffet Table. Freedom of Style, plant material and components.

Designs are not judged but credit will be given for your entry. We will voice vote for our favorite design for

“Best in Show”. Winner gets a hearty round of applause and bragging rights.

***remember to complete an entry card.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

January 4, 2017

1. “Novice Class” — In High Spirits” A Creative Line design, designer’s choice of plant material and components.

** See yearbook for design description.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.”Tiny Treasure” An 8” design, designer’s choice of style and components. Background and underlay required.

 

February 1, 2017

1 “Frozen” A 10” Reflective design, designer’s choice of plant material & components. Background & underlay required.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2 “And the Cannons Roared” A Spatial Thrust design. Designer’s choice of plant material and components.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

March 1, 2018

1.“Mardi Gras” Freedom of style, plant material and components

2.“On The Grid” An Armature design; designers’ choice of plant material and components. (See Yearbook for description)

Flattened basket with added fronds woven in by designer Claudia Bates

Two woven baskets placed on angle creates depth

Placement of grid material negates the original intended use and creates a new structure

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.“Trash to Treasure” All entries welcome. See Keystone Gardener or consultant for rules.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

April 5, 2018

1.*Novice Class “Pipe Dreams” A Tubular design; a design having dominant tubular forms throughout, composed of any material. Plant material and other optional components complete the design.

2.”Opposites Attract” A Duo design; designer’s choice of plant material and components. See Handbook p.78.

 

May 3 2018

1.”It’s Geometry” an Angular design, designer’s choice of plant material and components.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2.”Pretty In Pink” Freedom of style, plant material and components.

 

June, 7, 2018

1.”Free Fall” a Cascade design, designer’s choice of plant material and components.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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2.”Tete-a-Tete” an Exhibition Table design, some fresh plant material required.

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