Pictures from the Area 3 and 4 Floral Design CDE can be found by going to the following link -
You will also find a press release you can use to send to your local newspaper. Individual pictures of your students to go with the press release can also be find at the link above
Central Region Horticulture Teacher
1005 State University Dr, Box 4060
Fort Valley, GA 31030
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For Immediate Release – October 1, 2012
_________________ Participants in Area FFA Floral Design Event
____________________ School FFA member ______________ recently participated in the Area _____ FFA Floral Design Career Development Event. The event was held at the __________________ in ________________, GA on ______________, September ___, 2012.
The Floral Design Career Development
Event allows students to utilize the principles and elements of design. Each student makes two floral arrangements which
are reviewed by a panel of judges concerning floral design principles. Students use the principles of balance,
proportion and scale, focal point, emphasis, rhythm, harmony and unity, and the
technique of flower placement to create their designs.
FFA is a national organization of over 449,000 members preparing for leadership and careers in the science, business and technology of agriculture. FFA is an integral part of the agricultural education program in public schools. The FFA mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.
____________ is __________________ School’s FFA advisor. The FFA Floral Design Career Development Event is sponsored by the Georgia State Florists’ Association as a special project of the Georgia FFA Foundation.