Flora Designers of Taupo¯
The Waikato Area Floral Art Day in Taupo¯ last Saturday was a great success for the Taupo¯ Club with floral artists from throughout the Waikato Area coming to enjoy a day of competitions and a demonstration of floral art. The interclub competition was titled Framed Elegance. Kaye Cambie and Lyn Church created the Taupo¯ Club’s design and were successful in winning the trophy. The Waikato Designer of the Year competition was won by Dorothy Turner of Hamilton with Elaine Brighouse from Taupo¯ second and Alan Govender from Hamilton third. Josef Brown from Taupo¯ also competed in this class. Other local members also did well in the various classes of competition from novice to experienced as follows: Novice, Beautiful Curves 1st Lyn Church, 2nd Judy Larsen and 3rd Denise Johnson. Intermediate, Takes Two to Tango 1st Kaye Cambie, 2nd Joyce Ranger. Open class, Power and Passion 2nd Kaye Cambie. In the afternoon there was a demonstration by Hawke’s Bay floral designer Lesley Campbell who entertained everyone as she completed a variety of colourful and inspiring designs. Flora Designers of Taupo¯ were thanked for organizing an excellent event.
Flora Designers of Taupo¯ members Lyn Church and Kaye Cambie with their winning entry and trophy in Waikato Area Floral Art Day club design competition.