‘Spring Forward’
PGC Exhibitors Workshop
May 17- 19, 2021

Fun and educational workshop for exhibitors to enhance their skills and practice for our major flower show in May 2022. There will be one class with 6 exhibitors in Floral Design and Photography. Horticulture has two classes of 6 exhibitors, one of which is a Challenge Class. Each class will be judged by three PGC judges or two Judges and a Prospective. Exhibitors will receive written comments and have the opportunity to participate in a question & answer session with the judging panels. No ribbons will be given.  

Exhibits will open for viewing by members on Tuesday, May 18  from 2:00 – 4:30pm. Registration opens Tuesday, February 2nd at 8:00am. 

 All Covid restrictions in place at the time of the workshop will apply. Exhibitor drop off, viewing, judging etc. will be designed to conform to guidelines. Outside drop off option will be available.

 This is wonderful opportunity to reconnect, learn and have fun!

 Linda Morrow
503 799 1479

 Madie Richenstein
503 636 8282



Co Chairs

Linda Morrow

Madie Richenstein

Committee Roster


GCA Yellow Book


Floral Design Class : Spring in the Air

6 entries

Class Consultants:
Sheryl McDonald, 503 572-2102, sherymcdonald@aol.com

Madie Richenstein, 503 705-4224, mhcd4@comcast.net

Click HERE to view class description and guidelines

Click HERE to register for ‘Spring in the Air’

Click HERE to complete Plant List Form

Time Line
February 2, 8:00am, Registration opens
May 10, Registration closes
May 11, Plant List form due
May 18, 7:00 – 9:00am, Floral Design Entires placed and passed in the auditorium. Exhibitors have the choice of creating on site or at home.
May 20, 10:00am – 12:00pm, entries must be picked up from clubhouse

Horticulture Classes

Class 1  Welcome Spring – Provisional Challenge

6 Entries

Par class 

A single rooted plant of outstanding horticultural merit, shown in container with a 14” or less diameter of exhibitor’s choice.  Houseplants are acceptable.

The specimen will be owned and grown by the exhibitor for a minimum of 1 year.

Class Consultant: Tami Jewett, 510 499-7537, tami.jewett1@gmail.com

Click HERE to view class description and guidelines

Click HERE to register for Welcome Spring

Class 2  Spring Vignettes

6 Entries – This class is full, contact Tara for waitlist

Pot-et-Fleur, a combination of growing plants and fresh cut flowers and/or foliage (in water or conditioned so as to last the duration of the show). Plants must be owned and grown by exhibitor for a minimum of one month in a container of exhibitor’s choice not to exceed 16” in diameter. Containers will be displayed on a 36”h x 28”w x 28”d pedestal. Two exhibitors are permitted to collaborate on a single entry in this class.

Class Consultant: Tara Mardikes, 503 827-0908 taramardikes@gmail.com

Click HERE to register for Spring Vignettes

Time Line

February 2. 8:00am, Registration
March 17, deadline for one month ownership for Class 2
May 11, Registration closes
May 18, 9:30 – 11:30am, Hort Classes placed and passed.
May 20, 10:00am – 2:00pm, entries must be taken home

Photography Class: Portrait of a Single Flower

6 entries
A photograph of a single flower with white over-matting and outside dimensions of 11” x 14.”

Class Consultant:
Sharon Dowsett, 503-968-9727,  s.dowsett@frontier.com

Click HERE to view class descriptions and guidelines

Click HERE to register for Portrait of a Single Flower

Click HERE to download Photography Exhibit Form

Time Line

February 2, 8:00am, Registration opens
April 16, Photographs must be received at PGC clubhouse