Flower arranger extraordinaire, Jane has studied both in the United States and abroad. She has exhibited at major flower shows all over the country and won uncounted blue ribbons and other honors. At the Chelsea Flower Show, she received the Silver Gilt Medal. Jane is on the faculty of Longwood Gardens, teaching Floral Design and writes articles for GCA by Design and for The Green Scene, the magazine of the PA Horticultural Society.
2005 Penny Horne
Presented to Penny Horne in recognition of her original quality of designs and support of the art of flower arranging on the national and international level.
2004 Helen Goddard
Garden Club of Buzzards Bay, Zone I
To Helen Kingsley Goddard in recogntion of her special talent and her commitment to the art of flower arranging so that others may share in its rewards.
2003 Nancy D'Oench
Middletown Garden Club, Zone II
Presented to Nancy D'Oench, for her superb accomplishments as a gifted flower arranger, lecturer, author and judge who unfailingly stretches our imaginations with boundless creativity.
2002 Gail Emmons
Presented to: Gail Emmons, a flower arranger who studied Sogetsu Ikebana over twenty five years ago and has brought her unique talent of mixing east and west joins with her favorite school of thought, "dare to be different".
2000 Carol Coffey Swift
Presented to Carol Swift of Lake Forest, Illinois, who through her great talent and active participation has raised the quality of flower shows, increasing the recognition and appreciation this art form receives, thus making a real contribution to the wonderful world of flower arranging.
1999 Gay Estes
The Garden Club of Houston, Zone IX
To Gay Gooch Estes for her commitment to the art of flower arranging in which she shows distinctive talent and unbounded creativity.
1998 Ann Hamilton Bucknall
For her passion for flower arrangement and particular talent in creative design.