2023 Arkansas Cup

Complete results from the 2023 Arkansas Cup floral design competition, hosted by the Arkansas Florists Association at their annual convention on August 25, 2023.

On Friday August 25, 2023 the Arkansas Florists Association hosted the Arkansas Cup floral design competition as part of their annual convention at the Wyndham Riverfront Hotel in Little Rock, AR. Four talented designers prepared three different pieces, each in keeping with the disco/70s theme of the convention.

Each of these three designs were evaluated by three esteemed judges (Trish Upshaw, Rhonda Lynn Moeckel and Jay Morris) and organized by AFA President Kay Schlaefli AIFD, CFD, AMF of Expressions Flowers in Fort Smith.

The results appear below.

 

Theme 1 | Wedding

Modern interpretation of a 70s inspired wedding bouquet.
Michelle Red
Kathy Rodocker
Jennifer Jones

Theme 2 | Sympathy

Celebration of life arrangement for Andy Warhol.
Jennifer Jones
Michelle Red
Kathy Rodocker

Theme 3 | Flowers To Wear

70s inspired headpiece.
Michelle Red
Kathy Rodocker
John Lechliter

Overall Standings

Michelle Red
Kathy Rodocker
Jennifer Jones

This was only one of the floral design competitions that took place at the event, the other was the 2023 Mid-America Cup.

Other Competitions

Results from other recent competitions that have used the FloristWare competition scoring app.