Rebecca Sweet — Author, “Refresh Your Garden Design” & owner, Harmony in the Garden
Rebecca Sweet is a garden designer with her design firm Harmony In The Garden, located in Northern California. Her gardens have been featured in Sunset, Fine Gardening, Horticulture and Woman’s Day as well as featured on the critically acclaimed PBS series Growing a Greener World. In addition, she has been a radio guest on GardenLife and Martha Stewart Living. Rebecca is also the author of the newly released Refresh Your Garden Design with Color, Texture & Form (F&W Media, October, 2013) as well as the co-author of the best-selling Garden Up! Smart Vertical Gardening for Small and Large Spaces (Cool Springs Press, 2011). Rebecca shares her secrets to successful garden design in her column ‘Harmony in the Garden’, in Horticulture Magazine and in her popular blog Gossip in the Garden.
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Side Yard Solutions
Gain Style & Function for Neglected Side Yards
Thurs, Feb 6 at 4:15 pm / Hood Room
Often called the ‘Cinderellas of the landscape,’ side yards are some of the most challenging areas of the garden. Let landscape designer Rebecca Sweet inspire you with six stunning side yards, each with a distinctive style and purpose, using before-and-after photos as well as detailed information as to what makes the particular side yard a success. No matter your style, you’re sure to leave excited to transform this final frontier of your garden.
Transformations with Texture
Using Texture to Solve a Range of Everyday Problems
Fri, Feb 7 at 3:15 pm / Hood Room
There’s no doubt about it, texture is an alluring element in the garden. But texture is so much more than a soft and fuzzy leaf – it’s a design workhorse, able to solve a wide range of everyday garden problems. Landscape designer Rebecca Sweet will show how to use texture in the garden to create optical illusions, provide much-needed ‘Winterest’, as well as transform your garden.
Here’s what people are saying about Rebecca:
Rebecca is relaxed and engaging at the same time. She spoke to home gardeners about elements of design and how to work with them. Her visuals were very clear and helpful. She was light, articulate, specific and delightful. A wonderful teacher.
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