In their new book, Under Western Skies: Visionary Gardens from the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific Coast (Timber Press, April 2021), author Jennifer Jewell and photographer Caitlin Atkinson take us on a journey to 36 gardens that celebrate the diverse landscapes of the western United States, each of which reflects the very soul of the land on which they grow.
In this webinar, Jennifer Jewell will discuss these gardens, which underscore the strong relationship between garden and place.
DATE AND TIME
Thursday, April 1, 2021
2 p.m. Eastern
Live on Zoom
Please note that registration will end 24 hours prior to this webinar.
$5 Garden Conservancy members - webinar only
$15 General admission - webinar only
$35 Webinar and one copy of Under Western Skies book (to be released and shipped in late April)
ABOUT JENNIFER JEWELL
Jennifer Jewell is the creator and host of public radio’s award-winning weekly program and podcast, Cultivating Place, Conversations on Natural History and the Human Impulse to Garden. She lives and gardens in interior Northern California; The Earth in Her Hands: 75 Extraordinary Women Working in the World of Plants (Timber Press, March 2020) was her first book. Her second, in collaboration with photographer Caitlin Atkinson, Under Western Skies, Visionary Gardens from the Rockies to the Pacific, is due out from Timber Press in late April 2021.
Garden Conservancy educational programs are made possible in part by the generous support of the Coleman and Susan Burke Distinguished Lecture Fund, Lenhardt Education Fund, and the Celia Hegyi Matching Grant, with additional support from Ritchie Battle, Mrs. Camille Butrus, Melissa and John Ceriale, and Susan and William McKinley.