Floral Headpiece Workshop
Sep
21
11:00 AM11:00

Floral Headpiece Workshop

Our gardens are in full bloom, wondering what to do with them? How about putting flowers in your hair? Join me for a hands-on floral headpiece workshop at Cone & Steiner’s Downtown. I’ll demo and lead attendees through mechanics, color, and texture while you design your floral wearable. Expect to learn about our regional floral industry, designing with flowers, and tips on growing your own flowers. No experience needed, all supplies provided.

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South Seattle Plant + Art Swap
Sep
22
12:00 PM12:00

South Seattle Plant + Art Swap

The Plant Store is hosting a Plant + Art Swap at Fresh Flours Bakery in White Center. This is a community event to encourage folks to bring plants, cuttings, and seeds to swap with others and trade with vendors.

A silent auction with items donated by vendors will also take place, all proceeds from the silent auction will benefit the White Center Food Bank.

additional details here.

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Everlasting Arrangements from the Garden
Oct
19
11:00 AM11:00

Everlasting Arrangements from the Garden

Interested in adorning your home for the autumn and winter? Look no further than the seedpods and turning leaves in the garden. Join me as I demonstrate the mechanics of using botanical material for an indoor or outdoor everlasting arrangement. Demo will cover dried vased arrangements, table runners, and wreaths.

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Floral Arrangements from the Cutting Garden
Sep
7
11:00 AM11:00

Floral Arrangements from the Cutting Garden

As a gardener you have a luscious garden of foliages, textures, and colors. How often do you cut from the garden and create an arrangement to bring inside? Nervous to do it? Don't be! Join me at City People’s Garden Store as I nudge you to clip from the garden and see the vase worthy ingredients in your own backyard. Post harvest treatment, mechanics, and extending vase life will be touched upon.

City People’s Garden Store offers free workshops for the community throughout the year.

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Floral Headpiece Workshop
Aug
24
10:00 AM10:00

Floral Headpiece Workshop

Our gardens are in full bloom, wondering what to do with them? How about putting flowers in your hair? Join me for a hands-on floral headpiece workshop at Swanson’s Nursery. I’ll demo and lead attendees through mechanics, color, and texture while you design your floral wearable. Expect to learn about our regional floral industry, designing with flowers, and tips on growing your own flowers. No experience needed, all supplies provided.

For tickets, click workshop title above. On next page, click link below

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Seed Saving for the Home Gardener
Aug
17
11:00 AM11:00

Seed Saving for the Home Gardener

Interested in preserving your favorite tastes and scents from the garden? I’ll be discussing the process of seed saving from your home garden: which seeds are worth saving, timing, methods of harvesting, cleaning, and storage. Bring your extra seed and envelopes for swapping with other attendees.

City People’s Garden Store offers free workshops for the community throughout the year.

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Extending the use of Garden Botanicals
Jul
28
11:00 AM11:00

Extending the use of Garden Botanicals

Don’t know what to do with the abundance of flowers, herbs and fragrant plants in your garden? Attend this seminar and learn about alternatives for your botanical treasures! Join Agnes for step by step instruction on preserving botanical materials you can enjoy year round. Agnes will cover simple plant preserving methods to expand your tea and herb cabinet, show you how to make medicinal salves, and help you prepare for autumn wreath making.

City People’s Garden Store offers free workshops for the community throughout the year.

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Holman Grove Street Festival
Jun
27
4:00 PM16:00

Holman Grove Street Festival

  • 9000 Holman Road Northwest Seattle, WA, 98117 United States (map)
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Join us monthly at the neighborhood Crown Hill Market, we'll be offering flowers from the cutting garden. Celebrate the start of summer with free popsicles, face painting, live music, Off the Rez food truck.

This project is funded in part by a Neighborhood Matching Fund award from Seattle Department of Neighborhoods.

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West Seattle Spring Night Market
May
3
5:00 PM17:00

West Seattle Spring Night Market

join us for the west seattle spring night market, right in time for Mother's Day. Flock Collective has curated a seasonal pop-up market featuring local artists, makers, and bakers. Grab a beverage and browse handmade jewelry, candles, handbags, prints and more.

we’ll have fresh flowers, plant starts, and dahlia tubers for sale. pre-orders for Mother’s Day are welcome.

additional details here.

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Starting an Urban Cutting Garden
Mar
23
10:00 AM10:00

Starting an Urban Cutting Garden

Have you always wanted to admire a fragrant and colorful garden on your urban lot? Interested in growing enough flowers to bring indoors all season long? Join me as I share what plants work best for a Seattle cutting garden and what you can do this spring to get started. I’ll also share my list of uncommonly used plants for floral arranging.

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Starting from Seed
Feb
16
2:00 PM14:00

Starting from Seed

The winter rains will be ending soon, right? You've read the seed catalogs cover to cover, your garden map is ready, and you're patiently waiting to turn over the soil. Well it's time! February is a great month to start seeds for the spring garden. Join me to demystify seed starting, learn which vegetables and flowers can be started now and which can wait a few more weeks for outdoor sowing. Seed starting equipment, methods, and calendar timing will be covered.

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Starting from Seed
Feb
16
11:00 AM11:00

Starting from Seed

The winter rains will be ending soon, right? You've read the seed catalogs cover to cover, your garden map is ready, and you're patiently waiting to turn over the soil. Well it's time! February is a great month to start seeds for the spring garden. Join me to demystify seed starting, learn which vegetables and flowers can be started now and which can wait a few more weeks for outdoor sowing. Seed starting equipment, methods, and calendar timing will be covered.

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