6 local florists – Bunches, Illawarra Florist, Pepe’s Garden, Brilliant Blooms, Always Flowers, Wildflower, Wollongong Flowers, Posy Jones Floral Co. and 7 Floral Designers – Faith Varty, Meg Costelloe, Kylie Plant, Sharon Brown, Students from Cert III Floristry students Yallah TAFE, excelled in their floristry skills and creativity when they respond in flowers to collection artworks at Wollongong Art Gallery Friend’s exhibition Bloomin’ Art. It truly is a beautiful exhibition, one not to be missed.
Local Photographer Bernie Fischer has photographed all the floral installations, which have now taken the place of the originals installations. These images are just amazing.
Special Events attached to the exhibition include Traditional Chinese Flower Brush Painting Workshop with Dr Fan Dongwang, Flora of the Illawarra Watercolour Workshop with Ann Clarke and Flowery Writing Readings and afternoon Tea. For full details of Public Programs go to the Gallery webpage at http://wollongongartgallery.com/exhibitions/Pages/Bloomin-Art.aspx.
The exhibition continues until 15 September 2019.