"We are commited to establishing roots in this community and watching them grow."
The Ingomar Garden Club was Established in 1946 as a philanthropic organization dedicated to the art of gardening, flower design, conservation of natural resources, enviromental protection and civic improvement. The club was federated in 1954. Meetings are the first Wednesday of the month, 10:30 am at St Johns Church, 311 Cumberland Rd., Pittsburgh, PA.
Our Christmas party 2018 was at Shannopin Country Club. The dcorations were beautiful including the snow.A gift exchange along with with caroling and tasty cuisine made an enjoyable finish to 2018. Looking forward to the New Year
I all the ornaments are handmade.
Take your pick. The tree is beautiful day or night.
Greybrook Garden Club invites venders and other garden clubs where we come together and enjoy food, and have fun shopping . Top it off with an interesting guest speaker and like i said---"you had to be there!"
Patti Fowler , owner of Flowerama Food and Vendor Market, brought her own door for her decorations.
Pat Miller's center piece is a delightful collection of pine cones and feathers
Polly Berginc, from the American Institute of Floral Designers, shared her experience of decorating the White House at Christmas time. Part of a special team chosen every year, a floral designers dream come true, she presented a slide show of an exciting (and exhausting) two weeks of decorating elaborate Christmas trees to designing beautiful containers. Members of Greybrook Garden Club were our guests so Polly's lovely White House Christmas created a "holiday." mood.
The IGC members added to the festive atmosphere with an elaborate assortment of pastas, pastries, condiments, cakes and candies for refreshments. Can you figure out this cupcake design ?
Recently some lovely handpainted birdhouses, along with ceramic pieces, were donated to the Ingomar Garden Club as a result of the passing of a dear member, Chelo Farina. These are being sold along with other handpainted piecies by talented members at the November 7th meeting.
You can see all the photos of birdhouses and ceramic items by clicking on the link and then clicking on the individual photo for more details. here on our Facebook page.
- This photo was taken today after many items had been purchased. These creations are art pieces. Don;t believe our little feathered friends will ever see them.
From the President: Happy May,
I hope everyone has found some time to be outside in their gardens! The
weather has been so beautiful, that I didn’t even mind the thunderstorm this
past weekend! While you were in your garden did you dig a plant or two for
the Plant Sale? Thank you to everyone who assisted Irene and the Plant Sale
committee at the Diggum events.
I have heard that our club was mentioned a few times during the awards
presentation at the GCFP Convention. You will find out all about it at our
May meeting. Thank you to Rita Mack who represented Ingomar GC at the
There was a small group of us who got together for cookies, tortes, cheese, crackers, sweet treats from the
Oriental Market and WINE. Oh yeah, we also made Easter/Spring themed flower arrangements at
Flowerama. Patty really made us feel welcome and shared lots of knowledge on design structure and
flower manipulation. Flowerama is in the running for Best of Pittsburgh, and you can vote for Flowerama
by using this link https://www.pittsburghmagazine.com/Vote-Now-Pittsburgh-Magazines-2019-Best-ofthe-
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