I love to share my passion for gardening with others and offer presentations to garden clubs, nurseries, horticultural societies, trade organizations and garden shows across the country. I also host a limited number of workshops and events in my own garden during the year.
How to Book a Seminar or Workshop
Please feel free to contact me if you are interested in a presentation for your garden club or association.
Read reviews from my previous seminars!
Saturday May 23rd, Wednesday May 27th and Saturday May 31st (9.30-noon)
Join me in my garden for one of my popular workshops. Watch a container planting demonstration then design your own with help from me. Registration details
Duvall Nursery, True Value Hardware & Garden, Duvall WA
Saturday June 13th (11.00am-noon)
Contained Excitement; kid and pollinator-friendly container designs.
Learn how to create artistic container combinations that look good all season, attract pollinators and are fun for the kids. Directions
Saturday July 11th (noon – 1pm)
Sunset Style in Seattle; Learn tips for using the Sunset Western Garden Collection of plants in your gardens and containers. Learn how to combine these five star shrubs, perennials and annuals to create show-stopping vignettes that will bring some Californian style to the Pacific Northwest. Directions
Monday November 16th, 2015 (11.00am – noon)
Container Celebration. Dress up your pots to welcome the Holidays.
Planting demonstration and book signing
Endolyne Garden Club, Seattle, WA
Wednesday November 18th, 2015 (7-8pm)
Foliage First – Learn 3 easy steps to transform your containers and gardens from frumpy to fabulous!
PowerPoint & book signing
Wednesday January 13th (10-11a.m.)
Foliage First – 3 easy steps to creating fabulous containers and landscapes
PowerPoint and book signing
Wednesday February 17th (5-6.00pm)
Small Garden, Big Impact: Container Garden Drama
Planting demo and book signing. Details
Tuesday April 5th (12.30-1.30pm)
Foliage and Focal Points; Easy ideas for gardens and budgets of all sizes
Wednesday May 4th (7.00-8.00pm)
Foliage First: Learn 3 easy steps to transform your gardens from, frumpy to fabulous
PowerPoint and book signing
Wednesday May 11th, 2016 (1-2.00pm)
Food and Foliage; creative combinations you can eat
Powerpoint and book signing
Thursday May 12th 2016 (10.30-11.30am)
New Trends in Container Gardening
Planting demonstration and book signing. By invitation only
Garden Writer’s Association, Atlanta, GA
Beyond the Plant Tag; Design Ideas for Writers
PowerPoint co-presented with Christina Salwitz. Conference attendees only
Evergreen District Garden Clubs, Mill Creek, WA
Saturday September 24th (9.30-10.30am)
From Blah to Ta Da! Fall container gardens that celebrate the season
Demonstration and book signing