Chairman, Liz Turner welcomed members and visitors to a sunny afternoon meeting. We were reminded to buy our tickets for two special occasions, an evening with Chelford florist, Myke Caulton on Thursday 10th October at 7-30. Myke will be demonstrating his art while illustrating his methods of attaining such results. An afternoon workshop on “Stress Free Flowers”, will be held on Wednesday November 28th.Everything required for the workshop will be provided, just bring scissors. Both of these events are open to members and visitors. Tickets £12 each, available from Linda Clowes on 01477 532266.
Liz introduced our highly accomplished demonstrator, Sylvia Bower, whose title was, “Nature’s Greatness”. Sylvia not only made beautiful floral arrangements but the containers as well and gave us a glimpse into the mysterious world of the arrangers creative mind. The stage was filled with her superb exhibits, which we all wanted to win in the raffle.
The competition was won as follows:-
Novice and Newcomers
1st. Marion Downes
1st. Elaine Denham
1st. Julie Alexander
2nd. Lorraine Dorsett
3rd. Win Ross
Premier 1st. Dorothy Monks 2nd. Gill Todd 3rd. Mary Marshall VHC. Felicia Dykstra VHC. Joan Wilkinson HC. Marilyn Makepeace-Warne