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AOIFA @ Cork Summer Virtual Show 2020

Congratulations to all who entered the Cork Summer Virtual Show 2020. Below you can find links to photographs of the exhibits in each class.

Lists of the results can be found here

Class 130 Nature's Pick

Class 131 Inspired by the Unusual

Class 132 Happy Together

Class 133 In Touch with Nature

AOIFA @ THE WORLD FLOWER SHOW

A Grand Floral Affair, the 13th World Flower Show held in Jaipur, India from the 24 February to 1 March 2020. Click on photo for more AOIFA entries and events that took place during the show.



National Flower Fesitval 2019

AOIFA held it’s national Flower Festival ‘Splendor in Flowers and Stone’ in St. Colman’s Cathedral, Cobh from 27-29 September in support of our designated charity for 2018-2020 - Pieta House.

Click here for more images by Fr. Liam Kelleher

AOIFA competitors at NAFAS Floral Art and Design Show 2019

Congratulations to Christopher White of Naul Flower Club who won the NAFAS Texture Trophy and gained Very Highly Commended for his exhibit in the class Space and Texture. Congratulations also to Kathleen Barrett who was awarded 1st in Space and Texture and to Christine Hughes who was Very Highly Commended and Ann Clifford Commended in the petite class A Little Luxury. Well done to all our members who entered the show.

Kathleen Barrett

1st Space and Texture

Newcastlewest Flower Club

Christine Hughes

Very Highly Commended - A Little Luxury

AOIFA Vice-Chairman

Ann Clifford

Commended - A Little Luxury

Doddervale Flower Club

Cork Flower Club visits the gardens of Sussex and Kent

Some photos from Cork Flower Club's recent trip to visit to the gardens of Sussex and Kent as they continue to celebrate their 40th Anniversary

Click on image to see more and for even more photos you can visit their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/CorkFlower/

Cork Summer Show 2019

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Cork Summer Show 2019 Results

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Some photos from Bloom 2019

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Results from Bloom 2019

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Chairman's Meeting 2019

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The AOIFA Chairman's Meeting was held on the 16 May 2019

at the Radisson Blu Hotel, Little Island

Visit to Hester Forde's Garden 2019

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Following the Chairman's meeting we went to visit "Coosheen" Garden in Glounthane

National Competitions

Our National Competitions were held in Kinsale on the 12-13th April 2019

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A Smile as Sweet as Spring

Christine Hughes, AOIFA Vice-Chairman gave us a wonderful demonstration after the Gala dinner

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Easter Bonnets and Silk Peaches

Our final breakfast of the Social weekend saw many sporting Easter bonnets whilst we enjoyed a demonstration from Grace of Silk Peaches boutique

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AOIFA AGM 2019

The AOIFA AGM was held at the Radission Hotel, Little Island, Cork on the 21 March 2019

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It's a kind of Magic

Joan Lockhart, NIGFAS gave us a wonderful demonstration at the AOIFA AGM

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Council Meeting

Our Council meeting was followed with a celebratory lunch

Advanced Course

Candidates who successfully completed the Advanced Course were awarded their certificates

Sapphire Celebration Demonstration

Four AOIFA Past Presidents entertained us with a wonderful Gala demonstration