The period we will cover will be 1940 --2000
10th January --- New Year Meal at the New Inn Hook-a-Gate. Meet 7pm, Eat 7.30pm. For Club Members and guest
17th January - Demonstration by Trish – Parallel Arrangements
24th January --- Practical --- As above
7th February Demonstration by --- Dolphin and Cherub Arrangements
28th February --- Demonstration by Sandie --- Designs Based on 60's & 70's but using paper flowers. Evening to include a "Try it Out Session"
7th March -- Demonstration by Barbara -- Arrangements from the 40's and 50's
21st March 7pm START --- Practical/Workshop with Trish - Title “Plates”. Plates & Containers will be provided for members from club funds. The Flowers (approx cost £6 per head) will be purchased for you. Foliage, accessories etc to be provided by club members. Total costs for Guests £12 for materials and flowers.
28th March --- Demonstration by Donna --- Spring the 80's way using drift wood
4th April --- Practical --- As above
Vintage and European Arrangements
25th April --- Demonstration by Trish --- Continental Designs
2nd May --- Practical --- As above
16th May --- Demonstration by Suzanne --- Floral designs from the Vintage Era
23rd May - 7pm START - Workshop with Trish “It’s in the Bag”
6th June – Practical --- Vintage Designs
27th June -- Summer Outing -- Fish and Chip Evening Supper at The New Inn Hook-a-Gate.
Meet 7pm, Eat 7.30pm. For Club Members and guest
4th July --- Demonstration by Suzanne ---“Independence Celebration”
11th July --- Our Annual Open evening at Cross Houses Community Centre. Our Guest demonstrator is Tina Pound. The title of her demonstration is "Elvis at the Movies". There will be a home-made cake stall and raffle "on the night".
Flower Arranging the American Way
5th September --- Demonstration by Trish --- The American period of design: 1780—1820
19th September – Practical --- As above
26th September --- Practical --- "Celebrations The American Way" --- Your own interpretation of an American Celebration
30th September (SATURDAY MORNING) 9am for 9.30am Start. Workshop tutored by Jackie Cooper. Theme "Arranging The American Way". Workshop Fee £10. You will need to supply your own flowers/containers/foliage. Tea/Coffee included in your fee.
10th October AGM and Demonstration by Trish --- Modern Arrangements The American Way
17th October --- (7pm START) --- Workshop with Trish --- Paper Craft Evening -- To make 2 items, Cost for materials supplied £6.
31st October --- (7pm START) --- Workshop with Debbie Harris --- a door wreath using artificial or Fresh material (Wreath rings available to club members at special price of £1).
7th November --- Demonstration with Barbara & Trish --- “Not a Traditional Christmas Tree”.
21st November --- Practical Session
28th November --- Demonstration by Trish – Preparing for Christmas in American style
5th December ---- Christmas Demonstration by Barbara
12th December 7pm START --- Bring and Share (Refreshments – Club Members). Club competition “Not a Traditional Christmas Tree”. (NB: Competition piece to be brought in ready made). Plus raffle for a Christmas cake.