Friday, October 14, 2022

HFNA Wedding Celebration 10/6-8/22 Hilo


The Wedding Celebration was held in beautiful Hilo.
Britney from Haku Maui was the first presenter and gave us a workshop on Lei Po'o (head lei).
Bruno Duarte of Canada did several beautiful "sculptural" pieces utilizing Hawaiian products.

Lia & Kelsy were a duo from the Big Island demonstrating use of wire techniques.

Sue Tabbal-Yamaguchi AIFD EMC utilized European techniques in her bouquets.


 Lois Hiranaga AIFD showed several lush bouquets.

Dotty Yadao incorporated bromeliads into her bouquets.

On the final day, Susan McLeary showed body flowers and a table garland.

Tim Farrell AIFD talked about principles and elements of design and added unusual touches to bouquets to make them more interesting.

Final project was held in the Liliu'okalani Garden.  All designers joined in for a pic under the arch designed by Hitomi Gilliam AIFD and flowered by many of the designers.