Calendar

The club’s timetable of meetings and events for the current year.

2nd October 2017

Demonstration by Sheila Gilbert A.O.I.F.A.
Title: ‘Put on your dresses of red and gold, for Summer is gone and days grow cold’
Competitions
Beginners “Autumn Bliss” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Intermediate “Golden Thoughts” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “Woolly Thinking” An exhibit to encorporate wool. Space allowed 60cm
Horticulture: Stems not to exceed 35cm
1 stem of Hydrangea
2 Dahlias different
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10th October 2016

 

Demonstration by Anne Slattery  A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Inspired by Nature”
Competitions
Beginners “Autumn Colour” An exhibit. Space allowed 50cm
Intermediate “Autumn Sensations” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “Simply Autumn” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Horticulture 1 3 stems of variegated foliage Stems not to exceed 50cm
Horticulture 2 3 different Dahlias
Horticulture 3 2 Roses

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14th November 2016

 

Demonstration by Bertranda Delaney A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Way down in the Fall”
Competitions
Beginners “Take Five” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Intermediate “Touched by Winter” A Landscape exhibit. Space allowed 90cm
Advanced “Hidden Charms” A Tapestry exhibit. Space allowed 70cm
Horticulture 1 2 different Heathers
Horticulture 2 3 Grass Seedheads
Horticulture 3 3 Garden Flowers

12th December 2016

 

Demonstration by Betty Holden A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Christmas Spark”
Competitions
Beginners “Welcome Christmas” An exhibit suitable for a hall table. Space allowed: height 100cm, width 60cm
Intermediate “Chritmas Craft” An exhibit to incorporate crafted items. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “Christmas Treasures” A Still Life exhibit. Space allowed 80cm
Horticulture 1 2 Stems of berried Holly Stems not to exceed 50cm
Horticulture 2 A bowl of Succulents Bowl not to exceed 30cm
Horticulture 3 A Foliage Pot Plant Pot not to exceed 30cm

16th January 2017

 

Demonstration by Sheila Gilbert A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Colours of the Rainbow”
Competitions
Beginners “My Favourite Colour” An exhibitusing tints, tones and shades of 1 colour. Space allowed 50cm
Intermediate “Opposites Attract” An exhibit using Complementary Colour. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “Close Relations” An exhibit featuring adjacent colours. Space allowed 70cm
Horticulture 1 2 stems of flowering Camellia
Horticulture 2 2 different Phormium
Horticulture 3 2 different stems of Hellebores

13th February 2017

 

Demonstration by Rose Hickey A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Winter is Gone”
Competitions
Beginners “Come to Dinner” An exhibit suitable for a dinner table to include a candle(s). Space allowed 60cm
Intermediate “Two’s Company” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Advanced “Be my Valentine” An exhibit. Space allowed 70cm
Horticulture 1 A bowl of Spring Bulbs Bowl not to exceed 30cm
Horticulture 2 An interesting branch bearing catkins  Stem not to exceed 50cm
Horticulture 3 3 different Daffodils

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March 2017

35th Anniversary Dinner at Fernhill House Hotel

10th April 2017

 

Demonstration by Eileen O’Brien A.O.I.F.A.
Title: “Natural Gifts at Easter Time”
Competitions
Novice Class “Anything Goes” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Beginners “Simply Spring” An exhibit. Space allowed 60cm
Intermediate “An Easter Bonnet” An exhibit. Space allowed 70cm
Advanced “Good Friday” A Contemporary exhibit. Space allowed: height 120cm, width 70cm
Horticulture 1 3 different Tulips
Horticulture 2 2 stems of Flowering Shrub Stems not to exceed 50cm
Horticulture 3 A Cactus Plant  Bowl not to exceed 30cm

8th May 2017

 

Gala Charity Floral Demonstration
Janet Maddock A.O.I.f.A
Title: “Summer Bliss”
Supporting A.O.I.F.A National Charity “Irish Association for Cancer Research” and Local Charity “My Canine Companion” Autism Services, West Cork Branch.

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