The New Mexico Dahlia Society would like you to Join us for the 2014 DAHLIA FESTIVAL at the Albuquerque Garden Center. Free Admission and parking. See dahlias or if you grow dahlias exhibit them with us. 2014 Dahlia Show Schedule for entries can be found here or at www.dahliasnm.com The show includes horticulture (judged), floral design (judged), and photography (non-judged). Entries may be submitted from 7am-10am.
Ikebana International chapter 41 is presenting a demonstration and workshop on September 10 from 10am – 4pm at the Albuquerque Garden Center. The instructor will be Katia Santos, a Kyoju-Ho of the Sangetsu School of Ikebana. She is one of three directors in charge of the Ikebana Sangetsu USA School. Ikebana is the Japanese art of flower arranging.
The combination of Demonstration, Box Lunch, and Workshop is $50 (10am-4pm), Demonstration Only is $15 (10am-11:30am), and Workshop Only (1pm-4pm) is $30. Workshop Participants: please bring a 2″ deep round, square, rectangle or oblong container (moribana), a needle point holder (kenzan), and shears (hasami). You may also purchase these items in the Garden Shop separately or as a kit).
RSVP by September 3, 2014 to Sylvia Webb 771.1592 or Pat Bristol 514.3851. Space is limited so please respond quickly.
The entire Albuquerque Garden Center facility – including the private Gardens and the Piñon and Patio rooms – can be the venue for your next corporate gathering, club meeting, private party or wedding. Continue reading