Upcoming Events 2024

Bowman's Hill Nursery Opening Lecture:

Friday, April 5, 2024 at 7:00 - 8:00 pm

Location: Zoom Presentation

"Designing Tidy Native Gardens for Traditional Suburban Properties"




Rutgers Master Gardener Program for Hunterdon County, NJ:

Wednesday, July 10, 2024 at 10:00 am

Location: Hunterdon County Complex / Flemington, NJ

"Designing Tidy Native Gardens"






Tohickon Valley Garden Club Presentation:

Wednesday, July 24, 2024 at 10:00 am

Location: Ottsville Fire Company, Ottsville, PA

"Ecological Garden Design"






Native Plant Society of New Jersey / Essex County Chapter -  Sandra Johnson Property Garden Tour

Saturday, October 19, 2024 at 2 - 4pm

Stewart Road Short Hills, NJ

"Transforming Traditional Gardens into Ecological Garden Habitats"






Weatherwood Design Open House

September 2025

(two fall weekends)

Weatherwood Farm's 6th Open House & Show

11am - 5pm (each day)

132 Cafferty Road Pipersville, PA 18947


Outdoor Talks Schedule:

Saturday, Sept.  @ 1:00pm - Creating Meadows

2:30pm - Pollinator Habitats


Sunday, Sept. @ 1:00pm - Ephemeral Pools & Rain Gardens

2:30pm - Dark Skies Initiative


Saturday, Sept.  @ 1:00pm - Creating Meadows

2:30 - Pollinator Habitats


Sunday, Sept.  @ 1:00pm - Ephemeral Pools & Rain Gardens

2:30pm - Dark Skies Initiatve









Personal Enrichment Experience:

Woodlanders GatheringAnnual Event in August

Warwick, NY (the rustic artisans retreat & revival gathering)







Rustic Windsor Chairmaking - Jan. 30 - Feb. 2, 2012

with Drew Langsner

Country  Workshops - Marshall, NC







Timber Framing - Sept. 25 - Oct. 2, 2011

with Sarah Highland & Skip Dewhirst

Yestermorrow Design / Build School - Warren, VT







In the News:


Bucks County Magazine Article - Spring 2017

Sustainably Rustic - Page 124

Bucks Fever and the Arts Addition







2016 Land Ethics Awards Recipient - Certificate of Merit

Petrona Charles Residence

Presented by Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve






The Philadelphia Inquirer Article - Jan. 17, 2014

Home & Design Section

Designer Debris: A Doylestown landscape architect and woodworker creates rustic furniture from yard waste. by Virginia Smith








2014 Land Ethics Award Recipient - February 20, 2014

Presented by Bowman's Hill Wildflower Preserve

Award for Design of Bucks County SPCA -  Upper Bucks Shelter