There is so much one can do with palm fronds. For this project, Natalie puts a plastic bottle or two between the frond and the plywood the frond is attached to. Do this before the frond is dry so it can be formed around the bottle. When the bottles are removed, you will have room Read more
This month we gathered at Natalie’s home and got our hands really messy. Of course this was fun! The project also inspired many ideas as to how we could use this in our homes and gardens and for making gifts. Click here to visit the Kokedama website From Wikipedia Kokedama is also called poor man's Read more
November’s Green Thumb was held at Nancy Englund’s home with about 20 people attending. We put together stepping stones using rock, pretty glass bits and things that were brought from home. Everyone was quite creative and the results show-stopping! There are always good times to be had at the Green Thumb events! The first photo Read more
We had a productive day of planting succulents in a framework of wire and dampened moss. The project is a bit messy and takes patience and time but the final product is beautiful and long-lasting. The succulents came from members of the club own gardens and from those of friends and neighbors. The resulting variety Read more
This Green Thumb event was so popular that Nancy and Wendy had to add a second day so all who wanted to create a Hypertufa pot or two, could. Everyone had fun; everyone got muddy, and everyone went home with fabulous pots. Directions for making the pots are in “Member’s Only” Visit Member's Page Read more
This was a fun project for everyone, as each participant was able to easily create their own professional looking work of art. Some wanted their arrangements to be a miniature fairy garden design, while others preferred to create a decorative table centerpiece or simply make a living arrangement for their garden. All of us started Read more
Natalie’s garden is such an imaginative environment, the absolute perfect place to create January’s Green Thumb project - Botanical Gift Wrap. Although a bit drizzly and cold, all worked together to produce yards of organically unique patterns of plant material on brown paper, of course, under the supervision of Turbo, Natalie’s adorable dog. Before leaving, Read more
Wow! Look at those beautiful wreaths! As always, Jeanne Yale’s succulent wreath class was a big hit at our October Green Thumb event. Jeanne is generous with her knowledge, plants, and charming personality. Everyone has a great time and always leaves happy.