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Blockade Runner Beach Resort

275 Waynick Boulevard

Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

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Art & The Bloom is a premier event challenging floral designers to create artistic arrangements inspired by fine art. The artwork is a collection of pieces from artists in the Wilmington Art Association as well as works from private collectors. The floral designers receive the art assignment from a blind draw 10 weeks prior to the event. Then the creating begins. The exhibit will be judged by two National Garden Club Flower Show School Instructors and Master Judges. The exhibit can be viewed Thursday through Sunday. You're invited to also take advantage of the these special sessions.

Thursday Special Event:

Special Preview Party: Enjoy desserts and champagne by EAST, music by Grenoldo Frazier, and a stroll through the exhibit prior to the public opening on Friday.

Friday Special Sessions:

Afternoon Tea: Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea served in two courses, all the while being entertained by a fashion show of hats from aMuse.

Floral Design: Learn the latest floral design techniques by attending a demonstration by Master Judge Frances Thrash. After Frances's demonstration enjoy learning how to create botanical arts, by Master judge Pam Braun.

Saturday Special Sessions:

Afternoon Tea: Enjoy a delicious afternoon tea served in two courses, all the while being entertained by a fashion show of hats from aMuse.

Create a Terrarium: Kim Fisher will teach you how to create your own terrarium of succulents.

Create Note Cards from Plants: Preston Montague will bring out your botanical illustration skills as you learn how to create note cards from plants in your garden.

Sunday Special Session:

Grow Your Dream Garden: You don't want to miss hearing Mark Weathington, director of the JR Raulston Arboretum in Raleigh, teach you how to grow your dream garden, based on his new book, "Gardening in the South". He will be signing his books as well.

Come and stay for the whole weekend! It promises to be a fun and exciting event for all!

Remember, proceeds benefit the New Hanover Garden Club's community projects.

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Blockade Runner Beach Resort

275 Waynick Boulevard

Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480

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