Garden Club of St. Augustine, Inc.
Founded in 1926
Flower Show Schedule
Design Scale of Points  (HB p.130)
Conformance  (to design type)
Conformance  (to schedule requirements)
Design  (Elements and Principles of Design)
Artistic concept (selection of components)
Artistic concept  (organization of components)
Expression  (interpretation of class by exhibitor)
Distinction  (marked superiority in all respects)
                                            Total


A Standard Flower Show
presented by
The Garden Club of St. Augustine
Beverly Stuart, President
Member of
National Garden Clubs, Deep South Region
Florida Federation of Garden Clubs, District IV

St. Johns County Agricultural Center
3125 Agricultural Center Drive
St. Augustine, FL  32092
in conjunction with
EPIC Celebration of Spring
Open to the Public, wheelchair accessible
March 29, 2019, 2-5 Friday,   (free admission)
March 30, 9-5 Saturday,   (with paid admission to EPIC)
March 31, 10-3 Sunday, (with paid admission to EPIC)
Titled: "The LOVE BOAT"
Flower Show Committee 2019

















(See General Rules below and Design Rules at the bottom of the schedule.)
(Horticulture Rules and Classifications can be found by clicking the green button marked
"Rules of Entering Horticulture on the main Flower Show page.)
                             GENERAL RULES for a STANDARD FLOWER SHOW
1.    This flower show shall meet all requirements for a Standard Show as set forth by the National Garden Clubs, Inc.
2.   Design classes are open to all members of the Garden Club of St. Augustine and the National Garden Clubs.  
Horticulture classes are open to all amateur gardeners.
3.   The Handbook for Flower Shows, revised 2017, from the National Garden Clubs, Inc., shall be used by exhibitors and judges as the authority for
the governing of the show. The standard system of awarding will be used with blue (90+), red (85+), yellow (80+) and white
(honorable mention) ribbons presented as merited.
4.   Native plants on the Florida Conservation List may be used in all classes and divisions, provided such plants are labeled with the botanical name
and have been grown by the exhibitor or otherwise legally obtained.
5.   No artificial plant material (flowers, leaves, fruits or vegetables) will be allowed anywhere in the show.
6.   All properties must be marked with the exhibitor’s name.  The Committee cannot assume liability for damages or loss of personal property or injury.
7.   Exhibits shall be entered as follows:  
Horticulture Thursday, March 28, 2019 between 10 am and 3 pm; Designs Thursday, March 28,
between 11 am and 3 pm.
8.   Judging will begin at 11 am on Friday, March 29, 2019.  During judging, only the Show Chairman, the Judges Chairman, the Classification
Chairmen, Judges and Clerks may be on the show floor.  The decision of the judges is final. Any award not merited may be withheld.
9.   
No entry may be removed before 3 pm on Sunday, March 31. All entries must be removed by 4 pm Sunday.
10.   Entries not claimed by 4 pm will be removed by the Dismantling Committee and may be picked up at the Agricultural Center on Monday after 8 am.

Exhibitors are responsible for carefully reading the rules of the schedule.
THE SCHEDULE IS THE LAW OF THE SHOW.         
General Chair
Schedule
Design Schedule Publication
Design Entries and Classification
Entry Consultants
                          
                            
                        
                            
Horticulture Entries and Classification
Horticulture Assistant
Horticulture Placement
Signage
Publicity
Judges
Judges' Brunch

Clerks

Awards
Hostesses
Photographer
Staging/Dismantling/Clean up
Vignettes
Ginny Pierucci
Ginny Pierucci
Ginny Pierucci
Rosemary Comtois
Kathy Stoughton
Lois Hannabury-Deno
Carol Sisco
Carole Saville
Nettie Ruth Brown
Maggie Ouellette
Barbie Raynor
Dottie Hudson
Lola Stark
Teresa Lopez
Carol Sisco
Barbara Roberts
Mary Ellen Lanzillo
Terry Nelson/Jeannine Silcox/
Joanne Rosenberg
Jan Litchfield
Ann Doak
Dianne Battle
Cindy Kern
Debbi Geanuleas
                                                  DIVISION II -- DESIGN                                          
                                                 
DESIGN DIVISION RULES

1.   Entry in the Design Division is open to all members of the Garden Club of St. Augustine and the National Garden Clubs.
2.  All designs must be the work of one exhibitor.  An exhibitor may enter as many classes as available, but may enter only one design per class.  
If unable to exhibit, the exhibitor must provide a substitute. Design Consultants may not enter designs in the section in which they consult.  
Designs must be pre-registered and are limited to four entries per class.  Fresh plant material is strongly encouraged throughout the Design Division.
3.  The following may not be used as part of any design: the American flag, artificial plant material, treated plant material.
4.   Exhibitors must list plant material used on a 3” x 5” unlined card.  A brief interpretation of the design is encouraged.
5.   Floral or plant forms made of recognizable plant material (fresh, dried, and/or treated dried plant materials) are permitted in all classes unless
prohibited by the schedule.
6.   It is the responsibility of the exhibitor to keep all plant material fresh for the three days of the show.  The show committee reserves the right to
remove exhibits if they detract from the appearance of the show.
7.   Designs shall be entered on Thursday, March 28 between 11 am and 3 pm.  No exhibitor, except Flower Show Committee Chairmen, may remain in the room after 3 pm.
8.   Finished exhibits must be approved by the Design Classification Chairman before the exhibitor leaves the floor.  
After being approved by Classification, no alteration of the design is permitted.
9.   Complete definitions for each design may be found in the Handbook for Flower Shows, 2017.  The Design Scale of Points may be reviewed
on page 129 of the Handbook for Flower Shows, 2017. Judges are requested to make written comments on all exhibits except those awarded blue ribbons.
All Entry Cards scoring 90+ must be signed by a NGC accredited judge judging the show.
THE LOVE BOAT

DIVISION II   -   DESIGN
SHOWTIME

SECTION  A
Eligible for Designer's Choice Award
Consultant  : LOIS HANNABURY DENO  904-461-5448

Class 1  –  MAGIC SHOW
ILLUMINARY DESIGN  placed in a black niche, 36”high, 24”wide, with 12”wings,
on half of a six foot table draped in black. Black niche will be furnished by committee.

Class 2 -- COMEDY HOUR
ASSEMBLAGE DESIGN placed on a black pedestal 42” high with an 18” square top,
placed against a pale yellow wall. Exhibitor may use underlay.

Class 3  –  LET’S DANCE
FRAMED SPATIAL DESIGN placed in a niche, 48 high, 24”wide, with 12” wings,
on half of a six foot table draped in black. Niche to be furnished by exhibitor
  
CASINO ROYALE

SECTION B
Eligible for Petite Award
Consultant : KATHY STOUGHTON  904-273-9484

Class 4 ROULETTE
“PLACE YOUR BETS”
DUO DESIGN.  Design not to exceed 12 inches in height, width, or depth.
Design will be placed on table draped in black

Class 5 --  ROULETTE
“NO MORE BETS“
DUO DESIGN. Design not to exceed 12 inches in height, width, or depth.
Design will be placed on table draped in black.

Class 6 -- BLACK JACK
SMALL CREATIVE DESIGN.   Design not to exceed 8 inches in height, width, or depth,
staged on a lucite stand with a 9”x 9” black backboard and underlay.  
Stand will be placed on a 12” square space on a table draped in black.  
Design components may not be attached to the provided backboard or underlay.  

Class 7 -- SLOTS        
SMALL CASCADE DESIGN Design not to exceed 12 inches in height, width, or depth,
staged on a Lucite stand with a 12”x 12” black backboard and underlay.
Stand will be placed on a 16” square space on a  table draped in black.
Design components may not be attached to the provided backboard or underlay.

FOOD GLORIOUS FOOD

SECTION C
Eligible for Table Artistry Award
Consultant : CAROL SISCO 904-797-7229

Class 8HAPPY HOUR
TABLE FOR ONE .  This is a Novice class open to anyone who has not yet won a blue ribbon.
A  table design set for one,  placed on a black pedestal 42” high with an 18” square top,
placed against a yellow wall. Underlay is permitted.

Class 9 –  CAPTAIN’S TABLE
FUNCTIONAL TABLE DESIGN. Semi- formal design placed on card table, 34” square,
draped in black table cloth. Additional coverings may be added.

Class 10ROOM SERVICE
TRAY DESIGN.  This is a Novice class open to anyone who has not yet won a blue ribbon.  
Trays (no larger than 13”x19”) to be provided by exhibitor.  
Trays will be placed on shelf covered in black 24” in depth and height. Staged in front of window.
            

Division III  BOTANICAL ARTS
DAY AT SEA
Eligible for People’s Choice Award
Consultant: CAROLE SAVILLE 904-823-1210
   ENTRIES MUST BE PRE-REGISTERED    
       
SECTION A   HORTICULTURE

Class 1 -- BUILD A PARADISE  
FAIRY GARDEN  - a miniature landscape/scene , not to exceed 14” diameter.
Must contain some fresh plant material. No artificial plant material can be used.
All types of accessories are allowed. Each plant specimen must be clearly labeled
on a diagram to easily identify its location.

SECTION B     ARTISTIC CRAFTS

Class 1
STEPPING OUT
DECORATE A SHOE – Exhibit must contain some fresh or dry plant material.
No artificial, endangered or invasive plant material is allowed.
Exhibitor must list plant material used on an index card .

Division IV   YOUTH
DISNEY CRUISE
(Awards by committee )
Consultant: NETTIE RUTH BROWN

Section A – DESIGN -- ARTS AND CRAFTS           
Section B – HORTICULTURE – LEARN TO GROW
Section C -- ANY OTHER EXHIBIT -- KIDZONE   
                 Design Awards
The judges may award:
  •       One Table Artistry Award to the highest scoring exhibit scoring 95 or above in Section C.
  •       One Petite Award to the highest scoring exhibit scoring 95 or above in Section B.
  •       One Designer’s Choice Award to the highest scoring exhibit scoring 95 or above in Section A.
              However, the awards may be withheld if the judges feel that no design is worthy.
  •       All entries are eligible for the People’s Choice Award.
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