I do a lot of speaking to gardeners and professionals all over the dang place.
I've spoken for...
- The Lurie Garden
- IGC Chicago
- Proven Winners Outdoor Extravaganza
- Chicago Flower and Garden Show
- Chicago Public Library Harold Washington Branch Maker Lab
- Morton Arboretum
- Northwest Flower and Garden Show
- Philadelphia Flower and Garden Show
- Boston Flower and Garden Show
- Lake Bluff Garden Club
- The Growing Place
- Chicago Ridge Library
- Idaho Landscape Conference
- Porter County Master Gardeners
- Covington's Be Awesome Mini-Conference
Email me at:
and I will send you a form and blah blah blah
I DO NOT OWN A PROJECTOR
You can mail me stuff at this address but I'm really lousy at mailing stuff back:
P.O. Box 194
Palos Park, IL 60464
The A to Z of Landscaping Questions You Forgot to Ask- A humorous look at all the things that can go wrong, or just weird, when planning and planting your garden. From insects to letting your freak flag fly, there's something for everyone in this snappy presentation.
150 Ways to Create a Fantastic Yard Totally Tailored to You- This quirky presentation is sure to give an idea or 15 to every gardener in the audience. From things you never thought of to things you didn't think you were brave enough to try, you will leave this presentation INSPIRED!
Weeder's Digest-This funny, informative presentation is partially based on the Q&A after my other presentations. Think of it as my GREATEST HITS! Lots of focus on insects, diseases and plants that rock and plants that can solve headaches (not literally).
My 50 Favorite Plants- Just what it sounds like. Some might be familiar but most are weird! Perennials, annuals and edibles, something for everyone and where to get them.
Weird Vegetables- A 90 minute presentation about how to grow weird and what to grow to be weird.
Quick and Dirty- Gardening 101 with a humorous twist
Winter Greens- Learn all about how to make winter pots, wreaths, garland and anything else you can think of.
Seed Starting- Everything you need to know to grow your own...vegetables
How to Create a Great Backyard (for not a lotta dough)-- Ideas for smaller, city yards
Hands-on classes for as little as $10 per person (plus speaker fee)
- Make a terrarium
- make a living ornament
- make a funky succulent planter
- make Christmas wreaths
EVERYTHING included, no clean up!
Blog at Fine Gardening: http://www.finegardening.com/blog/kiss-my-aster
Blog at Proven Winners: http://www.provenwinners.com/blog/midwest
Kiss My Aster Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/badtothephloem
Good Enough Gardening podcast: http://www.goodenoughgardening.com/