GCFM Floral Design

The Garden Club Federation of Massachusetts, Inc. Presents

CELEBRATE THE SEASON

An NGC Design Specialty Flower Show
as part of MassHort at the Flower Show
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"Savor Spring!" at the Boston Flower & Garden Show

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March 14-18, 2018
Seaport World Trade Center

 

 Admission included with Boston Garden and Flower Show Ticket
GCFM is a member of the National Garden Clubs, Inc

Complete Rules PDF

Complete Rules Word Document

 

 Design Classes

Section A: Getting Ready

Class 101: Potting Room, Club Competition – Vignette, judged from the front of the 5’ side, viewed 360 degrees. Staging: Exhibit to be staged on the floor, Committee to provide plastic sheet measuring 5’ wide x 3’ deep. Exhibitor Information

Section B: Little Ones:

Class 102: Make Way for Ducklings, Freedom of Style (5”). Eligible for Petite Award. Staging: All 4 Pedestals will be placed on a 12” riser. Each pedestal measures 42” high x 13” round so the final height will be 54” from the ground. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

Class 103: Frog Pond, Creative Design (8”). Eligible for Petite Award. Staging: 40” high x 14” square. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

Class 104: Swan Boats, American Traditional Mass Design (12”). Eligible for Petite Award. Staging: Pedestal 36” H with 14” square top on 12” square base. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

Section C: Festivities

Class 105: St Patrick’s Day, Exhibition Table. Eligible for Table Artistry Award. Staging: Pedestal 36” H x 30” W x17” D, attached backboard 30” W x 40” H. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

Class 106: Marathon Monday, Alfresco Casual Table for Two, Eligible for Table Artistry Award. Staging: Round table, 30” H x 30” Diameter, Committee to provided a white table cloth to the floor. Exhibitor Information

Class 107: Mother’s Day, Tray for One. Eligible for Table Artistry Award. Staging: Committee to provide tray measuring 18”L x 12” D and 4”H to be place on square Pedestal 37” high topped with a board measuring 36” W x 20” D. Exhibitor Information

Class 108: Wedding Shower, (Companion Design) – Buffet Table for Six. Staging: Table measuring 48” round. Committee to provide a cream colored table cloth to the floor. Exhibitor Information

Section D: Traditions

Class 109: Boston Flower and Garden Show, Featured Plant Material Design. Container must be subordinate to plant material. Eligible for Designer’s Choice Award. Staging: Pedestal 36” high with 18” square top. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

Class 110: Boating on the Charles, Cascade Design, Eligible for Designer’s Choice Award. Staging: Round Pedestal 36” high with a 24” square top. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

Class 111: Opening Day at Fenway Park, Freedom of Style. Eligible for Designer’s Choice Award. Staging: Square Pedestal 36” high with 18” square top. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

Class 112: Community Gardening, Grouped Mass Design, Eligible for Designer’s Choice Award. Staging: Pedestal 36” high x 18” round. (Pedestal color: Benjamin Moore “Sweet Spring” #1500) Exhibitor Information

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Youth Division II – Good-bye Winter

Youth Exhibits Rules

1.The NGC Exhibit Policies are printed in the Handbook for Flower Shows, Chapter 9, exhibiting in the Youth and Sponsored Groups Division, NGC Policies and Guidelines.

2. Youth Exhibits are evaluated using the Design and Botanical Arts Scale of Points.

3. Youth entries require advanced registration by Wednesday, January 24, 2018 using Sign-up Genius: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/508044da8ac2ca5fa7-bfsyouth and must be confirmed by Entries Chair This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

4. Youth entries may be submitted in advance to any member of the Show Committee.

Section A: Spring Symbols in Song

Class 1 Let the Sun Shine In, Design - Reflective Design, Designer’s Choice. Exhibits will be staged on a 6’ buffet table with a white table cloth to the floor.

Class 2 Red, Red Robin, Botanical Arts – Decorated Birdhouse, Dried plant material. Exhibits will be staged on a 6’ buffet table with a white table cloth to the floor.  

Committee

Chairman: Lisa Pattinson 781-264-5015
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Schedule: Mariette Wooden 303-748-5505
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Staging: Megan McClure Koss
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Design Classification: Abby Ann Lavoie
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Design Entries Administration: Kelly Murphy
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Judges: Linda Fraker 617-372-3725
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Clerks: Kathy Hawes
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Exhibit Refreshing: Suzanne Savage
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Awards: Carla Morey
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