Next Meeting

July 12th

>Trip or Garden Walkabout to be confirmed

2.00 p.m.

Contacts

Chairman


Vice Chairman

Jane Gamsby
01564 823117

Secretary


Treasurer

Pam Simms
0121 7454954

Shirley Floral Art Club

Welcome to the web-site page dedicated to the Shirley Flower Club

We meet at Shirley Institute 24 Church Rd. B90 2AX Doors open at 1.45 for a 2pm start.normally on the 2nd Tuesday

New members always welcome and we are happy for visitors to join us to watch demonstrations.

Tea and coffee is available before each meeting at 50p a cup

Annual Subscription 35.00 Visitors 6.00 each demonstration.

Programme 2016

July 12th Trip or Garden Walkabout to be confirmed
September 13th Demonstration Margaret Walker
October 11th Workshop
November 8th Demonstration by Shirley Henderson
December 13th Christmas Celebration

June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter

Shirley welocomed Amanda Punter from Corby Flower Club for an afternoon of "favourite things"

Amanda's love of flowers and plant material, gardening, entering competitions and organising and helping with flower festivals was infectios. We had a lovely time

June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter
June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter
June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter
June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter
June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter
June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter
June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter
June Meeting - Demonstration by Amanda Punter

May Meeting - Demonstration by Sandra Gunner

On a wet Tuesday in May we welcomed Sandra Gunner with her demonstration 'An afternoon at the Movies'

The arrangementd and music interpreted the films and their stars and gave us an afternoon of happy memories, fabulous flowers and lots of great tips for conditioning and keeping plantmaterial. It was lovely and we hope to welcome Sandra back again soon

May Meeting - Demonstration by Sandra Gunner
May Meeting - Demonstration by Sandra Gunner
May Meeting - Demonstration by Sandra Gunner
May Meeting - Demonstration by Sandra Gunner
May Meeting - Demonstration by Sandra Gunner
May Meeting - Demonstration by Sandra Gunner


April Meeting - Demonstration by Susan Smithson

Shirley welcomed Susan Smithson for a great afternoon with her love of flowers, garden foliage and life

Her varied colours and styles left us with lots of ideas and tips

April Meeting - Demonstration by Susan Smithson
April Meeting - Demonstration by Susan Smithson
April Meeting - Demonstration by Susan Smithson
April Meeting - Demonstration by Susan Smithson
April Meeting - Demonstration by Susan Smithson
April Meeting - Demonstration by Susan Smithson


March Meeting - Demonstration by Jayne Edmonds

Shirley met at their new venue , and had a really lovely afternoon with Jayne Edmunds and her lovely demonstration ' a kind of magic ' telling Jaynes story of her magical love of flowers .

We learnt lots of tips as Jayne is also a teacher and her designs were all different styles and colours so it was very special.

We hope Jayne will visit us again.

March Meeting - Demonstration by Jayne Edmonds
March Meeting - Demonstration by Jayne Edmonds
March Meeting - Demonstration by Jayne Edmonds
March Meeting - Demonstration by Jayne Edmonds


November Meeting - Bob Harris with his Christmas demonstration ' What Christmas Does To Me '

Shirley welcomed Bob Harris with his Christmas demonstration ' What Christmas Does To Me '

We had a lovely evening - lots of foliage all different colours , some great ideas and Bob's patter.

We left thinking about Christmas , and in the mood to get started

November Meeting - Bob Harris   What Christmas Does To Me
November Meeting - Bob Harris What Christmas Does To Me
November Meeting - Bob Harris   What Christmas Does To Me
November Meeting - Bob Harris What Christmas Does To Me

June Meeting - Jane Fox

Shirley welcome Jane Fox for her fabulous demonstration - Come fly with me - we certainly did- her flowers and foliage were amazing , every design was different, we leant lots and all really enjoyed the evening . We hope Jane will visit us again soon

June Meeting - Jane Fox
June Meeting - Jane Fox
June Meeting - Jane Fox
June Meeting - Jane Fox
June Meeting - Jane Fox
June Meeting - Jane Fox

May Meeting - Dawn Keitley

Shirley welcomed a new demonstrator to us Dawn Keitley with her fabulous demonstration Good EnoughTo Eat - and it certainly was . Her love of flowers and plant material shone though We had a great evening,learnt lots of ideas and tips and all left feeling slightly hungry !

We look forward to welcoming Dawn back soon.

May Meeting - Dawn Keitley
May Meeting - Dawn Keitley
May Meeting - Dawn Keitley
May Meeting - Dawn Keitley
May Meeting - Dawn Keitley
May Meeting - Dawn Keitley

April Meeting - Julia Mitchell

Shirley welcomed Julia Mitchell for a day at the races - we had a lovely time with lots of beautiful flowers and foliage. She shared tips and stories and we hope she will visit us again soon

April Meeting - Julia Mitchell
April Meeting - Julia Mitchell
April Meeting - Julia Mitchell
April Meeting - Julia Mitchell

March Meeting - Lorena Dyer

Shirley welcomed back a national demonstrator for their March meeting - Lorena Dyer who took us on a journey through her wardrobe through flowers.

The colours and inspiration wowed us all - we do hope Lorena will come back soon

March Meeting - Lorena Dyer
March Meeting - Lorena Dyer
March Meeting - Lorena Dyer
March Meeting - Lorena Dyer
March Meeting - Lorena Dyer
March Meeting - Lorena Dyer

November Meeting - Andrew Lloyd - 'The Magic of Christmas'

November Meeting - Andrew Lloyd
November Meeting - Andrew Lloyd
November Meeting - Andrew Lloyd
November Meeting - Andrew Lloyd
November Meeting - Andrew Lloyd
November Meeting - Andrew Lloyd

September Meeting - Wendy Pitkin

Shirley welcomed Wendy Pitkin with her demonstration ' Late Colours of Summer '.

Wendy is employed by Birmingham Parks department in Kings Heath and is a very talented gardener and flower arranger.

Her knowledge of plant material and foliage impressed us all and her modern and traditional designs led to a lovely evening- all arrangements were full to busting with fabulous leaves and flowers- Please visit us again soon. .

September Meeting - Wendy Pitkin
September Meeting - Wendy Pitkin
September Meeting - Wendy Pitkin
September Meeting - Wendy Pitkin