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Club Information:

We are a friendly group holding 3-4 demonstrations together with practice classes on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from September to June.  A small sales table is provided.

All levels of ability are welcome, particular support being provided to beginners by experienced tutors or qualified flower arrangers.  Beginners receive a small introductory pack of supplies.

There is an annual competition and the opportunity to participate occasionally in external competitions, flower festivals and a Craft/Spring Fair.

Our venue has well-lit, on-site parking and wheelchair/disabled access.

Programme for 2018/2019

5 September: Practice Evening with Sally Taylor – Table Arrangements (beginners, and experienced “For a Special Occasion”).

19 September: Practice Evening with Sally Taylor – Beginners: “5 UP”, a vertical design;  Experienced: “Contrast”, a vertical design.

3 October: Practice Evening –  Beginners: A basket design;  Experienced: “Autumn Glory” – a design to include sunflowers

17 October: Practice Evening with Lynne Hayes – “A Design for Harvest”

7 November: Practice Evening with Lynne Hayes – “A Flower Sculpture”

21 November: Practice Evening with Veronica Chandler – Christmas Wreaths and/or a festive candle design

5 December: Christmas Demonstration by Pam Lewis – “Christmas Naturally”

6 February: Practice Evening with Lynne Hayes – “A Fan-tastic Design”

20 February: Demonstration by Katherine Kear    - “The Little Green Orchard”

6 March: Practice Evening with Sally Taylor – Hand-tied Bouquets   

20 March: Practice Evening with Lynne Hayes – “A Touch of Spring”

3 April: Practice Evening with Lynne Hayes – “Caught in the Net”

17 April: Practice Evening with Sally Taylor – Fresh Flower Buttonholes 

1 May: Demonstration by Cathryn Brown – “50 Shades of Colour”

15 May: Practice Evening with Sally Taylor – Preparations for Competition

5 June: Club Competition and AGM