Friday, December 27, 2013

Bill Fox has captured natural winter scenes

  • Beautiful photos of Nature's chilly side. Bill's photos capture the beauty and iciness that comes on a cold Winter's day. 

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Giving Thanks

Gourdian Knot

The Chester Garden Club's November meeting had a design in the schedule requiring the use of gourds. Below are these wonderful designs that were created using several different types. Way to go ladies. Awesome job!

Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Ghost Stories a Creative Design

Ghost Stories a creative Design

Chester Garden Club Tubular Designs

Tubular Designs

"Walking on the Wild Side" a miniature abstract design

Awarded green ribbon
By Louise Ross

Chester Garden Club's October Meeting

The Chester Garden Club met for its monthly meeting and had 26 designs and 65 pieces of horticulture submitted. Our program was Scents and Scentsibility ' The Herbs of Jane Austen' presented by Kathy Chain, owner of the Herbs of Happy Hill. Our three design categories were: Ghost Stories, a creative design, Walking on the Wild Side, a miniature abstract design, and Seasonal Glory, a tubular design.

Ghost Stories

By Carol White

By Winnie Fornash

By Lynn Dee Garrison

Monday, October 14, 2013

Al Brockwell's program at Virginia Federation Piedmont District

Al Brockwell's program at Virginia Federation Piedmont District

Al Brockwell gave  the design program at the Piedmont District Fall meeting on Monday, October 13th at the Koger Center/Doubletree in Midlothian, VA.  His witty reparte' delighted the audience as his fingers deftly created wonderful floral designs.  Photos of his designs are below (with his permission).
Al's business, FloralCulture, creates designs by appointment for weddings, corporate events, design programs, etc.  He may be reached at 804.355.1096 or