National Association of Flower Arrangement Societies (NAFAS)
NAFAS Diamond Card
This service is free to members. You will be able to to receive 'hot off the press' information directly by email. You will get advance notice of NAFAS events, training days, workshops and much more. First you need to register, ask our chairwoman Janet Dobie for an application form.
NAFAS is the nation's biggest flower association, with clubs country-wide. It is the umbrella organisation which trains our demonstrators. It has 55.000 members and has charitable status. There are 21 areas of NAFAS, our Club is in the East of England area. The East of England Area has 104 clubs divided into 5 groups, our club is in the Cambridge Group.
|NAFAS East of England Area |
Show at Wymondham 2014
photo Linda Otridge
NAFAS eventsLocal: East of England Area and Cambridge Group events such as flower festivals and flower arranging demonstrations are displayed on our Club notice board and online. We advise booking early for the Area Days.
National events: annual competitive flower arranging show, Chelsea Flower Show exhibits, RHS show exhibits, educational workshops, photographic competitions, and much more. See links below.
International events: NAFAS is affiliated to the World Association of Flower Arrangement Societies (WAFAS) which holds a triennial show in different parts of the world. The next WAFAS show will be in Barbados in June 2017.
'Flower Arranger' Magazine
|'The Flower Arranger' Magazine, |
published by NAFAS
NAFAS services include:
- Online shop
- Online tutorial videos
- Training of speakers, judges, demonstrators
- Publication of 'Insight' and 'The Flower arranger' magazines