GARDEN ROSE DESIGN CONTEST
We are thrilled to announce the winners of our second annual Garden Rose Design Contest!
Our judges were Alexandra Farms President Joey Azout; David JC Austin of David Austin Roses;
Tomas De Bruyne, international floral designer and educator; David Coake, editorial director of Florists’ Review; Araik Galstyan, general manager of the Araik Galstyan Moscow International Floral Design School; and Galina Kondratieva, deputy chief editor for floristry at Moscow-based Flowers Magazine (Цветы).
Visit our blog to see the full list of winners and more details on their designs.
First place / Wedding Bouquet
Floral Designer: Tobey Nelson, Tobey Nelson Events + Design, Clinton, WA
Varieties: Bridal Piano and Mariatheresia
Photographer: Suzanne Rothmeyer Photography
First place / Everyday Design
Floral Designer: Katie Noonan, Noonan’s Wine Country Designs, San Luis Obispo, CA
Varieties: Caramel Antike, Golden Mustard
Photographer: Ashley Ludaescher
First place / CIS Contest
Floral Designer: Irina Snatenkova
Varieties: Mayra’s Rose, Princess Kishi, Mariatheresia, Mayra’s Bridal Pink, Tess