82d Annual National Garden Club Convention

May 28, 2011: National Capital Area Garden Clubs, Inc. hosted the 82d annual convention of National Garden Clubs, Inc. at the J.W. Marriott Hotel in downtown Washington.

This design by Rilla Crane honored outgoing NGC president Renee Blaschke:
This design by Harlin Turner honor incoming NGC president Shirley Nicolai:
This design by Joyce Overholtzer honored outgoing NCAGC president Mary Ellen Alden:
The hotel florist also went all out for the NGC convention:

These sunflower arrangements were from the opening luncheon:

--photos by Bill Dean.