2018 PACIFIC NORTHWEST FLORAL DESIGN COMPETITION
MARCH 17, 2018 (Saturday)
At United Floral Inc – 4085 Marine Way, Burnaby, BC
Regional Qualifier to select the Winners to represent CANADA & PACIFIC NORTHWEST(USA) at 2018 GATEWAY TO AMERICAS INTERNATIONAL FLORAL DESIGN CHAMPIONSHIP (JUNE 7 – 10, 2018) in Orlando, Florida!
The Pacific Northwest Floral Design Competition is back in 2018 and again will be a qualifier for the 2018 Gateway to Americas International Floral Design Champions (June 7-10 in Orlando, Fl)!! Both the top Canadian & top American will be selected to represent their countries.
We are hoping to make this a sizeable event filled with potential Northwest talents, vying for the top Canadian and American championship honor. We encourage as many designers as possible to participate to make this a solid media event for the flower professionals. If you believe in building strong professional image for the flower industry… join the competition for consumer awareness!!!
Hope you plan to join us for the one day event! Plan to come to compete or to come as local cheering section!!
Date: March 17, 2018 (Saturday)
Time: 10am to 3pm
10:00am – Doors open for competitors
10:30am – Doors open for spectators (open to the industry only)
11:00am – Start of 1st Category (1 hr.)
12:30pm – Start of 2nd Category (1 hr.)
2:00pm – Start of 3rd Category (1hr.)
3:00pm – Judging
Date: March 18, 2018 (Sunday)
‘In The Making’ Bridal Event at United Floral
Winners will be announced on Sunday, March 18th during United Floral Inc’s ‘In The Making’ Bridal Show featuring Brooke Raulerson AIFD & Hitomi Gilliam AIFD
Overall Top Aggregate Winners
Western Canada Winner’s Trophy + Entry into Gateway to Americas International Championship, representing Canada (awarded the $1000 entry fee)
Pacific Northwest (USA) Winner’s Trophy + Entry into Gateway to Americas International Championship, representing USA (awarded the $1000 entry fee)
To Be Announced…
All competitors will bring a set of tools to include:
Florist knife, scissors, pruners, wire cutter, needle-nose plier and either a glue gun or glue pan.
Any other tools or supplies are not permitted.
Panel of 3 official judges will be present to judge this competition.
Decisions of judges are final.
Failure to comply with rules may lead to disqualification.