2017 Convention

Reflections of 60 great years

If you are interested in participating in any of the design contest, please download the corresponding form and return it completed to the design contest chair listed on the form. Advanced registration is required for the Tabletop Contest and the Kentucky Cup; entry forms must be postmarked by Friday, July 21, 2017.

Designer of the Year Contest

 

The Kentucky Florists’ Association is once again hosting its annual Kentucky Designer of the Year Contest. This contest is the premier floral design competition held in the state. This contest allows designers to showcase their talents through three popular floristry categories and for the top four designers after the preliminary round, a live, on-stage, surprise box challenge to determine the 2017 Kentucky Designer of the Year. Please consider being a part of this great KFA tradition.

 

Complete details are in the registration form below.

Kentucky Cup Contest

 

The Kentucky Florists’ Association is presenting a new twist on its annual Kentucky Cup Contest: CHOPPED (inspired by Food Network‘s “Chopped”). This year you will see up to eight past Kentucky Designers of the Year compete in a live “Chopped” style completion on Saturday, July 29. This is sure to be an exciting competition and if you are a past Designer of the Year we hope that you will consider entering this challenge.

 

Complete details are in the registration form below.

Novice Design Contest

 

The Kentucky Florists’ Association is hosting its annual Novice Design Contest during the 2017 Annual Convention in Louisville, Kentucky. This completion will provide an opportunity to recognize the talents of an emerging floral designer who has not yet participated in a KFA contest.

 

Complete details are in the registration form below.

Tabletop

Contest

 

The Kentucky Florists’ Association is hosting a new and exciting design contest to celebrate the unique view of floral designers in the realm of weddings. This contest will allow designers to showcase their creativity to a host of

potential brides and wedding vendors. This competition is not only for the prize, but may also lead to future sales as this will be a feature of the Friday evening event.

 

Complete details are in the registration form below.