Botanica Luncheon

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 by

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 10:00am – Workshop 11:30am – Luncheon Save the date to welcome spring with your floral friends at Klehm’s spring garden luncheon at Giovanni’s.  This year’s speaker is Gordon Hayward.  His book Fine Paintings as Inspiration for Garden Design, explores the visual language shared by painters and garden designers.  By juxtaposing a painting and a garden image on the screen, Hayward explores the many levels of similarity between how painters and garden designers compose their images. His 10 AM workshop, Your House, Your Garden, Cultivating an Authentic Garden, explores the idea that your house is actually the center of your garden.  Hayward will show how to design front, side and back gardens that compliment your home.  Workshop $25 / Luncheon $45 Presented by Botanica Invitation & Registration Mail invitations to: Botanica | 5352 Winding...

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Vertical Gardening

Saturday, April 14, 2012 by

Saturday, April 14, 2012 9:00am – 11:00am Vertical gardening is a great option (and may be the only option) for small yards, but even those with lots of space can enjoy the advantages of growing plants up rather than out.  Use vertical plantings to disguise unattractive landscapes, for privacy, shade or to define garden “rooms”. Vertical gardens are convenient and can be accessed by all gardeners, regardless of their abilities.  Join Jeff White, University of Illinois Master Gardener, to learn the advantages of growing vertical. $15 / $12 Klehm members   Make Your Reservation Today: Members $12.00 USDPublic $15.00...

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Botanica Reservation Deadline April 9th...

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 by

Botanica Luncheon “Fine Art as Inspiration for Garden Design” With only a few days left to make your reservation…Don’t miss your chance to take part in our spring luncheon. Gordon Hayward, author of Fine Paintings as Inspiration for Garden Design, explores the visual language shared by painters and garden designers… Before the luncheon he will host a morning design workshop, Your House, Your Garden…A Foolproof Approach to Good Garden Design. Click here for event and registration information or download your own invitation and registration form. Luncheon Presentation $45 / Design workshop $25   Reservations required by Monday, April 9, 2012. Date: Wednesday, April 18, 2012 Where: Giovanni’s Restaurant | 610 N. Bell School Road – Rockford, IL 61101 Time:    Design Workshop, 10 AM      Book Signing, 11 AM      Luncheon, 12...

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