Upcoming Events

Saturday, March 2, 2019: MG Seminar at the Fresno Home Show 
Seminar Title:  Aesthetic Pruning for the Home Gardener
Description: TBD

Past Events

Saturday, November 10, 2018. Garden of the Sun MG Adult Education Class 
Seminar Title:  Introduction to Aesthetic Pruning
Description: With its foundation in Japanese garden pruning, bonsai and arboriculture, aesthetic pruning incorporates visual art and design principles to the pruning of small trees and shrubs in the landscape.  You will learn how aesthetic pruning can be applied to your home garden.

Landscape Make-Over: Tips for moving to sustainable landscaping – Fresno State STAR Day Seminar, May 25, 2018. Description: If you’re contemplating a sustainable “make-over” for your home landscape, knowing where to start can be overwhelming. In this session you’ll learn key tips — from irrigation to plant and materials selection — that will allow you to make confident, informed decisions whether you’re doing the work yourself or finding a landscaper to do it for you.

Aesthetic Pruning – Seminar at the Fresno Home Show , March 2, 2018

Fruit Tree Pruning – Seminar at Belmont Nursery, Fresno, January 20th, 2018

Water-Wise Gardening – Guest Speaker, Fresno Sunrise Rotary, Fresno 2017

Water-Wise Gardening – Seminar at Clovis Botanical Garden 2016

Introduction to Aesthetic Pruning – Master Gardener Adult Education Class (MG AEC) at the Garden of the Sun 2014 & 2016

Aesthetic Pruning – Guest Speaker, Fresno Home and Garden Club, November 19, 2015

Aesthetic Pruning – Guest Speaker, Fresno Garden Club, February 24, 2015

Youth Aesthetic Pruning Program  Seminar at  Shinzen Japanese Garden, May 21, 2015, Fresno Bee Article

 Espalier Basics – MG AEC at the Garden of the Sun 2013

 Vertical Gardens – MG AEC at the Garden of the Sun 2012 & 2015

 Edible Landscapes – MG AEC at the Garden of the Sun 2010

On the Way to Sustainability – MG AEC at the Garden of the Sun 2010

Landscape Design for New Home Owners – MG AEC at the Garden of the Sun 2008