Congratulations to the happy team on completing the Kent Floral Art Show Work course tutored by the excellent Avril Hill. They started before lockdown and have been waiting patiently to complete the course. Seen here with their certificates. Thank you to Nichola Prior for a fabulous and delicious cake thanking Avril for her time and expertise.
We are absolutely delighted to unveil our new name and logo. We hope you love our fabulous new logo designed for us by John and Seb Arnold as much as we do. Thank you both for all your hard work. We love it!!!
Have you seen your Flower Arranger yet? Our own Jacqui Arnold explains how to make the wreath which appears on the front cover. You can also find Cecilia Sleap's best in show design from the National Virtual Show and Jacqui's prizewinning design. You might also spot Anne Luckett's design from the national show in London in the You Be The Judge feature.
We only received one entry for the June National Chairman's Challenge. Thank you to Jean Hoar of Hartley for producing this evocative design. Sadly it was not placed in the National competition but we are proud of you Jean.
Thank you to Pauline Pearce for producing this fabulous video of the Area Show.
Thank you to all the show team, all the competitors, our sponsors and everyone else who helped to make a successful show. This is a picture of Pam Hayward's petite design which was awarded Best in Show. The full results sheet can be downloaded from the Area Show page - click here and the photographs of all exhibits are on the Gallery page - click here
We are delighted to be the first show to be able to go live in these times. The show team did a fabulous job to bring a socially distanced show to fruition, the competitors were great and the judges complementary. The results are now on the Area Show page of the website. Click here to see them. Photos will follow after the show closes
The Spring Edition of the Kent News is now available, it can be downloaded from the Kent News page of the website. Click here to go to the page
The results of the Area Photography Competition are out. This video shows all the photographs entered o see the prize winning photographs go to the gallery page. More information is on the photography page
Members of Kent Floral Art took to their front gardens, door and gates to celebrate National Flower Arranging Day. Some even encouraged their friends and neighbours to join in. Photographs of more designs can be found on the gallery page
Our chairman, Gill Smaggasgale, was interviewed by Erika North on BBC Radio Kent yesterday about National Flower Arranging Day.
Gill's interview can be heard by clicking this link- she is at 1 hour 52 mins into the show
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