VIRTUAL FASHION SHOW
We are so excited to present our virtual "In The Garden" fashion presentation in collaboration with and in support of our beloved friends- Mercy For Animals. This amazing organization exists to end one of the greatest causes of suffering on the planet; The exploitation of animals for food. Invitations will be going out October 13th for this fundraising event and it will be streamed on October 22nd. View the completed video on our journal page.
An edible gardening event with Garde Shop in Summerland, CA. on Nov. 21st & 22nd.
Celebrate Cherry Blossom season with an afternoon workshop of Japanese flower arrangement with acclaimed architect & Ikebana artist, Ravi Gunewardena. Ravi will demonstrate and guide you through the basic concepts of the subtle, yet complex nature of Japanese flower arrangement. Ravi Gunewardena of Escher Gunewardena Architecture, eschergunewardena.com, has practiced and mastered the sublime art of Ikebana. We will supply all that is needed to create an Ikebana arrangement that will inspire you to see and appreciate plants, flowers and natural life in an entirely new form as the discipline of Ikebana embraces the ephemeral transition of living beauty and its inevitable decay. Sign-ups to go out mid February.
February 27th, 2021
Local community family recipes with plant based alternative protein. Learn to create delicious plant based meals with your favorite family recipes. Ingredients and instruction provided free to local community residents.
Bi Weekly Starting 03.2021
EARTH DAY CRAFTS
FROM THE GARDEN
Crafts from the garden. Create foliage prints. Explore the amazing colors and shapes found in nature. Hand printed direct to fabric using leaves, vegetables and flowers.
Discover the vibrant colors that exist in nature within your own backyard and from the fruits and vegetables in your kitchen! This workshop offers hands-on dying allowing you to transform your choice of cotton shirt, T-shirt, fabrics, or anything you can imagine! We will provide the dyes and facilitate the dye process. Weather permitting, this is an outdoor event!!
Bi Monthly Starting Spring 2021
This is a wonderful outdoor workshop for beginner gardeners, moms, dads and kids. We will provide the healthy soil, seedlings, planting containers, and the tools for you to learn to grow your own vegetables in your garden, balcony or window box. Open to our local community and beyond.
Bi Weekly Starting Spring 2021
REPURPOSING YOUR CLOSET
Join us and our dear friend Ariana Morgenstern as she guides us through an afternoon of quilt making. By day she's KCRW's Executive Producer, Music Dept. But in her free time, Ariana is also an artisan. Her practice in the art of stitching evolved to hand crafting leather scraps into functional bags, and repurposes her own t-shirts and sweaters into exquisite quilts with a subtle narrative of her lifetime dedicated to independent music and art making. Learn how to craft quilts by up cycling your own t-shirts, blouses, tote bags and more. This workshop guides us to rethink beloved garments that no longer fit and breathe new life into them in order to keep them out of landfills. Ariana will guide you to transform these pieces in to works of functional art!
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