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SDFA Flower Design Contest

Theme for 2018 : "The Art of Floristry"

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Classifications and Rules

Entries excepted Sunday, March 11, 2018 - 8 am to 10 am

Judging will start at 10:00 am

All entries should demonstrate the theme "The Art of Floristry".

 

STUDENT: This level is reserved for students of floral design without retail experience.  Your entry has a price limit of $40 wholesale and a size limit of 24"w x24"d x36" tall.  All props must be priced into the cost.  A cost control sheet MUST be supplied.

 

LEVEL 1:  This level is reserved for the floral designer with one year or less experience.  Your entry has a price limit of $50 wholesale and a size limit of 24"w x 24"d x 36"h.  All props must be priced into the cost.  A cost sheet MUST be supplied.

 

LEVEL 2:  This level is reserved for the floral designer with 5 years or less experience.  Your design has a price limit of $75 wholesale and a size limit of 32"w x 32"d x 32"h.  All props must be priced into the cost and a cost sheet must be supplied. 

 

LEVEL 3:  This level is reserved for the designer with 5 years or more experience.  Your design has a price limit of $100 wholesale  and a size limit of 32"w X 32"d X 48"h.  All props must be priced into the cost and a cost sheet must be supplied.  The top 3 places will will be automatically in the Pasque design off competition following the judges results of the level 3.  The winner of this competition will have the glory of the title "Designer of the Year" and the coveted Pasque award.

 

The best of show in each of the above categories will win $100.00.

 

BASIC RULES for all entries are as follows:

Anyone entering the contest must be registered at the SDFA Spring Fling and be affiliated with a dues paid member of SDFA.  There is no entry fee to enter.  All entries will be anonymous.  Anyone can enter with the exception of the judges.  The chairperson of the contest may disqualify any entries not fitting specific requirements of the rules, cost or size.  (Ex: no cost sheet or measurements are larger than suggested)  A limit of 1 entry per designer.  Judging all categories begin at 10am.  No admittance during judging.  Decisions of the judges will be final.  Viewing and peoples choice will be from 10:30 to 1:00 when designs will be returned to the designers and prizes will be awarded. 

 

Doug Hesnard Excellence in Design

Theme: "The Art of Floristry" 

Rules: You must be a past Pasque design off contestant OR have higher education certification, such as AIFD, PFCI, etc.  No cost or size restrictions. 

Contact: Patience Pickner or Donna Stenberg with questions.

 

Questions? Contact Design Contest Chair: 

Sarah Dahlmeier, SDCF

Flandreau Flower Shoppe

Phone: 605-997-2751

Email: info@flandreauflowershoppe.com