Show Prep and Exhibiting

Information about preparing daffodils to exhibit.

California Daffodil Show on the Internet

March 27, 2009
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Hello All, On behalf of the Fortuna Garden Club, you are cordially invited to attend the 34th Annual Daffodil Show, “Daffodils by the River”. If you cannot personally attend this…

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Pie Eaters Show

March 27, 2009
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Pie Eaters Show

Pie Eater’s Show Schedule, 2009.doc Hello all,   I had three flowers blooming when I went outside to get the paper this morning.  With a small garden I’ve been careful…

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wire looping, part 1–card method

March 26, 2009
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That’s helpful, Kirby, if you want a project for a rainy day. But I just now took a large paper clip, straightened out its long leg, and inserted a paper…

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wire looping, part 2

March 26, 2009
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Here is a close-up of the tip of a wire looping plier. What makes it work is the concave jaw to hold the wire against the mandrel while you bend…

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wire looping, part 1

March 26, 2009
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Attached is a picture showing the tools for making card pins (lip pins) out of paperclips and the various stages in the process. First, use needle nose or any other…

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Paperclips??

Was there discussion last year on how to use a paperclip to hold a name tag on a daffodil, for collections?  I have a memory of thinking that would be…

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