Tag Archives: diy

Gallery

Speaking Engagement: Urban Agriculture

This gallery contains 2 photos.

I’ve been busy with all sorts of installations and maintenance lately, and am behind on getting the photos posted. I’m thrilled to be asked to do another upcoming speaking engagement, though! A friend and former classmate who’s involved with the San … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Speaking Engagement: Vertical Gardening DIY for Bromeliad Society

I’m getting lots of opportunities to speak at events and workshops lately. Love it! Tonight I’ll be putting my varied vertical gardening expertise to use as I do a presentation and demonstration at the monthly meeting of the Bromeliad Society … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Book Review: Keiko’s Ikebana (and Giveaway!)

This gallery contains 1 photos.

Like with my last book review on Bountiful Bonsai, I have once again been given the opportunity to review a book. Courtesy of the folks at Tuttle Publishing, I will be able to select a winner to WIN A FREE … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Speaking Engagement: Permeable Hardscaping Lecture & Workshop

Another speaking engagement! On Saturday, May 16, I will be speaking once again on a topic related to coping with the historic drought: Permeable Hardscaping. My talk is being hosted by Garden for the Environment, the organic demonstration garden on 7th and … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

boZannical Design + Installation: Interior Succulent Boxes

This gallery contains 1 photos.

This was a fun project to create: a vertical succulent garden for an interior space. I’m always getting asked about succulent vertical gardens for indoors, and most of what you can find out in the world that’s ready-made isn’t really … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Speaking Engagement: “Life After Lawn” Sustainable Lawn Replacement Workshop

This gallery contains 3 photos.

Well, I’m at it again! This Saturday, I’ll be speaking for TWO HOURS at a workshop on sustainable gardening with a focus on replacing lawns! My talk is being hosted by Garden for the Environment, the organic demonstration garden on 7th … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Engaged in Potting

This gallery contains 4 photos.

A couple of weekends ago at Flora Grubb Gardens, we had a group arrange to come in for a unique event – an engagement party potting workshop. How fun is that?! Patrick Lannan (who’s designed many gardens I’ve planted) and … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Tumblr Salad

This gallery contains 52 photos.

I can finally feel at ease about doing my Tumblr Tuesday posts on days other than Tuesdays. Why, you ask? Because I’ve just gone and changed the name of the category to Tumblr Salad. That solves my whole conundrum that … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Variation #4 and Freestyle: Ikebana Lesson VII

This gallery contains 9 photos.

Ikebana can be done anywhere by anyone. There are no national or ethnic boundaries. Like flowing water or drifting clouds, Ikebana spreads throughout the world… -Sofu Teshigahara Teshigahara (1900-1977) was the first grand master, or Iemoto, of the Sogetsu School … Continue reading

Rate this:

Gallery

Special Occasions and Variation #3: Ikebana Lesson VI

This gallery contains 6 photos.

Learn the rules like a pro so you can break them like an artist. –Pablo Picasso A friend posted that on her Facebook yesterday, and it is the perfect quote to describe the Ikebana process. Love it. Like I mentioned … Continue reading

Rate this: