March 2018

"Less is More" featuring floral techniques : Abstracting, Clustering, Fiberworks, Sheltering and Wiring.

This class was taught by Barbara Blossom

Sheltering-placing one or more materials over or around another,lightly enclosing the materials within, to create an impression of protection. note small flowers in between the large "elephant" ears that were

"abstracted"- pruning plant material by painting, cutting, weaving, plating or shaping or other manipulation.

 

 Pictures by Janice

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January 2018

"American Traditional Line Design

                                              Pictures by Janice and Lynne at her home

 

                  By the designer


November 2017

"Cascading color" design demo by Cathy Moore

design by Janice

September 2017 Federation Design Class

Pave class                                          Photo by Janice

January 2017 Federation Design Class

                                                           Photos by Deb
Winter design materials to use- Demo by Ann- Horizontal design

 

                 Then see the works by club members Deb, Janice and Barbara

 

Our lady's arrangements- Beautiful

September 201 Design Class

                                 Lynne, Annette, Janice  (photos by Janice)

Meetings and Events

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January 9, 2019

Meeting at the Portsmouth Free Public Library 

1:00

 

Terrarium demonstration by

Julia Walker, of

The Greenery Warren, R.I.

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February 8, 2019

 

Valentine Workshop with residents of Atria Aquidneck Place 

 

Time TBA

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February 13, 2019 

Meeting at the Portsmouth Free Public Library

1:00


Reminiscences of the Portsmouth Garden Club's

85 Years  1934-2019

 

Slide Show and Memories- Rochelle Kieron and Carolyn Evans Carberry

 

Chocolate Basket Raffle

 

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March 13, 2019

 

Meeting at Atria Aquidneck Place

1:00

 

Joan Nasiff,

Occupational Therapist Healthy Gardening

 

Jean Gadsby: Winter Horticulture

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April 10, 2019 

 

Meeting At Atria Aquidneck Place

1:00 

 

Anne Wagner, Ports.

Historical Society

 

"Native Plants, Native Uses" How the Wampanoag and Narragansett Indians Used Some Native Plants

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