The Garden Workers

"Sun, shadows, passing hours,

Gardens, garden workers, flowers"

Established 1930

The Garden Workers' Annual Photography Show

TGW Photography Schedule 2018


Class 1: New Beginning – color


Class 2: A Landscape or Seascape – color


Class 3: Arch/Architecture

  1. A photo of an arch or series of arches, with or without live plant material– color
  2. A photo showing an architectural detail – black and white - plant material not required


Class 4: Fences – Novice – color – Smart Phone only


Class 5: Kaleidoscope – color – Creative Technique encouraged but not mandatory.

2018 Show Results

There were 45 entries submitted by 14 membersClass one received a class commendation from the judges

Class 1 - New Beginning - Pam McMullin
Blue Ribbon and Best in Show
Class 2B - Seascape - Nima Marsh
Class 4 - Fences - Sharon Shaver

TGW Photography Show Results

Click the link below to see the full list of winners








Photography Show Rules
  1.    Photos must incorporate plant material unless otherwise stated.

  2.    All photos must be either  8” x 10”, 8” x 12” or 9” x 12”.

    3.    Photos are to be securely mounted on white, ivory or black 11” x 14” mat board.

    4.     If a class calls for creative techniques, this means that the photo has been manipulated to achieve an effect entirely different from the realistic or recognizable image  as seen through the camera lens.

    5.     An exhibitor can enter each class only once.

    6.     Exhibitor’s name should be written on the back of her entry and also an arrow pointing to the top of the photo.

    7.     Entry times are between 8:30 and 9:15.

    8.    No entry will be accepted after 9:15.

    9.     Removal time is 1:00. If you must leave before that, please ask someone else to collect your photos

Show Commmittee

Lura Wampler, Pam McMullin, Martha Lombardo and Patsy Walls

Flower Show Points for Photography 

Points awarded for photography entries will be used to calculate total cumulative points, but not be used to determine total artistic or horticulture points.








Award Points:








White – HM


Best in Photography Show


GCA Scale of Points for Judging Photography

Creativity                         30

Composition                     25

Technical Merit                 20

Distinction                        15

Interpretation of theme    10

Total                                100

Class 2A - Landscape - Debbie Laverell
Class 3A - Arches - Debbie Laverell
Blue Ribbon and Creative Eye Award
Class 3B - Architecture - Nima Marsh
Class 5 - Kaleidoscope - Nima Marsh
Slideshow of 2017 Blue Ribbon Winners
Slideshow of 2016 Winners
Slideshow of 2015 Winners