Our sincere thanks to Brenda Proudlove for representing Cheshire in the Huxley Cup at Bakewell Show this week. Brenda created her beautiful arrangement using materials supplied to the exhibitors at the show. Quite a task. Well done from us all.
This was the brief Brenda had to follow
Huxley Cup, August 2017
The Huxley Cup this year will be held in the Derbyshire Federation Marquee at the Bakewell Show (www.bakewellshow.org).
Allthe entries are available to view on Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 August at the Bakewell Showground,Bakewell, Derbyshire,DE45 1AH. To encourage entries from all abilities,this year the competition is an IMPOSED EXHIBITon a table top, where the exhibit theme are provided to each entrant on the staging day with all materials, sundries and containers. No additional flowers,foliage or accessories are permitted.
Karen Wakefield from Staffordshire Federation with her winning floral arrangement
2nd place – Sheila Williams (Berkshire)
3rd place – Joyce Valentine (Worcestershire)