April Club Meeting


Event Details


Subject: Mocktails:  The Art of Non-Alcoholic Mixology Speaker: Vanessa Young Flavorful and sophisticated non-alcoholic drinks are perfect for entertaining and everyday enjoyment. Learn about the art of making drinks, syrups, infusions, and edible garnishes. We will even explore how to use herbs and spices to approximate the flavors of popular cocktail spirits.

Biographical information:

Vanessa Young is a cooking instructor, writer, and educator known for her artful approach to food and wellness topics and her focus on seasonal meals.  With her artistic sensibility and kitchen wisdom, she helps home chefs become more versatile in their approach to food, reigniting their passion for cooking through private and community classes.  As the founder of Thirsty Radish (www.thirstyradish.com), she shares recipes and inspires a creative approach to life in and out of the kitchen. Artistic Design ExhibitsPlease read “Artistic Design Rules” of this yearbook as well as the 2017 revised edition of the Handbook for Flower Shows.

April Theme: Violet

Challenge: Transparency Design, see Handbook, p. 77 Intermediate: Creative Spatial Diagonal Thrust Design, see Handbook, p. 75 Novice: Traditional Mass Conical Design, see Handbook, p. 70-71 Open: Designer’s Choice (one entry per member)

Horticulture Exhibits 1. Narcissus Collection (Daffodil) 2. Helleborus 3. Flowering Branch (not to exceed 24″ in length) 4. Open (maximum 2 entries per person)