The Flower Arranger Magazine Summer 2021 issue

Welcome to the Summer edition of The Flower Arranger magazine.   The beautiful front cover design is by NAFAS President, Michael Bowyer, MBE. We hope you enjoy our inspirational ‘garden-to-vase’ designs,  which you can develop over the summer months depending on what is coming up in your garden.  Subscribe via our On-Line Shop.

CHAIRMAN’S CHALLENGE MARCH 2021 RESULTS

Katherine Kear, National Chairman invited each Area to submit one entry into her Chairman’s Challenge.  The title for March 2021 was ‘A Spring Bonnet’. Congratulations to the winner: Fleur White, Langport Flower Club, South West Area Second Place: Jane Ide, Grimsby Flower Lovers’ Club, North Midlands Area Third Place: Linda O’Toole, Clophill & District Flower […]

RESILIENCE AND SPRING BACK FLORAL ART DEMONSTRATION

“Resilience and Spring Back” is a Filmed Full Staged Floral Art Demonstration show cased through Zoom, to inspire and entertain Flower Arrangers who are missing their normal Floral Art Club meetings. Different design styles, using diverse mechanics and a range of related Craft and Contemporary techniques are demonstrated to motivate and stimulate our floral design […]

SOUTH MIDLANDS AREA VIRTUAL FESTIVAL

The South Midlands Area have kindly shared their Virtual Festival titled ‘Flowers from the Heart of our Homes’.   To view the video please click on the following link:- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LLz7Ict_h7A

CHAIRMAN’S CHALLENGE FEBRUARY 2021 RESULTS

Katherine Kear, National Chairman invited each Area to submit one entry into her Chairman’s Challenge.  The title for February 2021 was ‘Valentine Time’.   Congratulations to the winner : Glennis Beard, Kenwyn Valley Flower and Garden Club, Devon & Cornwall Area  Second Place : Ross McGookin, Ballymena Floral Art Club,  NIGFAS Third Place : Kathleen Dodds, […]

London and Overseas Area of NAFAS Preserved Plant Material Competition

The London and Overseas Area recently held a Virtual Competition on Preserved Plant Material.  They have kindly shared the results of the two classes. Class One : Preserved Panache (A floral craft exhibit) A Picture/Plaque First : Pallavi Jhawar, Pushpabitan Friendship Society, India Second : Priti Nathany, Pushpabitan Friendship Society, India Third : Bhawani Bansal, Pushpabitan […]

WAFA NEW ZEALAND World Show, moved from 2023 to 2024

We have today received a letter from the Nancy Murphy, FASNZ, WAFA NZ President and Marion Shaw Secretary/VP, WAFA NZ advising:- “The WAFA NZ Committee regretfully informs all WAFA Members the WAFA NZ World Show has been postponed until 2024.  This follows lengthy discussions between Floral Art Society of New Zealand (FASNZ), WAFA NZ Committee […]

A Design for Spring

To view a demonstration by Nick Grounds, National Demonstrator titled ‘A Design For Spring using Fresh and Dried Plant Material’ please click on the following link:- https://youtu.be/JpvVI4nFb0c

Chairman’s Challenge January 2021 Results

Katherine Kear, National Chairman invited each Area to submit one entry into her Chairman’s Challenge.  The title for January 2021 was ‘Burns Night’. Congratulations to the winner : Vicki Tuffen, Flower Club of Market Harborough, South Midlands Area Second Place : Jean Hoar, Hartley & District Floral Society, Kent Area Third Place :  Fran Lunn, […]

Elements and Principles of Design

We are delighted to announce an updated version of this popular book is now in stock. The book demonstrates how the understanding and meaning of contemporary floral design is relevant to the here and now.

The Flower Arranger Magazine Spring 2021 issue

Welcome to the Spring edition of The Flower Arranger magazine.   In this first issue of the year you will find plenty to inspire you from seasonal Step by Steps to features on floral related subject including floral embroidery, to help you celebrate those special days in Spring.   Subscribe via our On-Line Shop.