The Garden Conservancy Event: Healing the Rift – Gardens for a Troubled Planet

The Garden Conservancy Event: Healing the Rift – Gardens for a Troubled Planet
Thursday, March 07, 2019 - 5:30pm - 7:30pm

Hosted by The LA Conservancy 

Pacific Design Center 
Blue Conference Center 
8687 Melrose Avenue
West Hollywood, CA  90069

“Many of my gardens have been created around a basic need to protect and conserve our overwhelmed planet,” says renowned British landscape and garden designer Jinny Blom. In this illustrated talk,  Blom will showcase some of the more extreme landscapes she has created and discuss altering our perceptions of beauty in light of today’s environmental challenges.

$40 General admission
$30 Garden Conservancy and ICAA Southern California Chapter members
To register on-line:
ICAA Members: Click here
General Public: Click here

To register by phone:
Call Kyle Beach at the Garden Conservancy, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Eastern time, 845.424.6500.

About the speaker
Jinny Blom has enjoyed a meteoric rise as a landscape and garden designer since she began her London-based practice in 2000. She works on a wide range of projects, which take her across the UK, Europe, the United States, the Middle East, and Africa. Jinny has exhibited at the RHS Chelsea Flower Show four times, and was awarded the coveted gold medal in 2007 for her Laurent-Perrier garden. She won a silver-gilt medal at Chelsea in 2002 for her "Healing Garden," created in collaboration with the Prince of Wales and, in 2013, she designed a garden commissioned by Prince Harry's charity, Sentebale. Jinny has been a columnist for The Times of London and has appeared in a wide range of publications. Her book, The Thoughtful Gardener, was published in 2017 by Jacqui Small, LLC. 

http://nosubhealth.com http://healthlibr.com