Seminar Schedule

April 28 — May 1, 2016

April

28

Thursday

Walking Tours Of The South Coast Plaza Palm Collection

10:00am

GARDEN SHOW CENTER PIECE
Learn more about palms from Sherman Gardens’ Horticulture manager Erin Aguiar and Senior Horticulturist Carol Younger.

PICKLING AND JAMMING

11:00am

SUR LA TABLE
Chef Kristin Leonard
See how easy it can be to create sweet and savory preserves, jams and pickles for enjoyment year-round.

TASTING AND TECHNIQUE

11:00am

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert
Learn how to prepare delicious salads, fresh lemonade,
and some spectacular sandwiches for a Parisian-inspired picnic.

DESIGN WORKSHOP

11:00am

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert

Celebrate relaxed outdoor dining on the Williams-Sonoma patio with some great casual tabletop ideas.

SPRING HERBS

1:00pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Bjorn Von Arx

Bjorn Von Arx
Learn how to prepare delicious salads, fresh lemonade, and some spectacular sandwiches.

WATER PAST, PRESENT & FUTURE

1:30pm

WEST ELM

Stephanie Shermoen
Learn where our water comes from and how the drought will affect our landscapes and water forecasts for the future.

SALSAS (FRUITS & VEGGIES)

2:00pm

SUR LA TABLE
Chef Kristin Leonard

Add complexity to your dishes, color to your presentations and smiles to your guests’ faces with these fresh ideas.

FROM YOUR HERBAL GARDEN TO YOUR PANTRY

2:30pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Chef Debbie Dubbs
Chef Debbie Dubbs shares herbal gardening tips and tips on using herbs in your cooking, lotions and bath (book signing after).

TIPS & TECHNIQUES FOR GROWING STUNNING ORCHIDS

3:30pm

WEST ELM
Tony Glinskas
Enjoy a demonstration and discussion on the care, feeding and re-potting of orchids.

THE SECRET MARRIAGE TO PLANTS, WHY DIVORCE IS NOT AN OPTION

4:00pm

Z GALLERIE
Chris Karl

Hear a discussion of Biophilia—the instinctive bond between
living systems—and it’s importance for the lives of humans.

TASTING & TECHNIQUE

6:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert

Stop in the store and learn how to prepare infused waters,
grilled flatbreads and bite-sized sweets to inspire any garden party.

DESIGN WORKSHOP

6:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert
Learn how to set up a beautiful and crowd-pleasing dessert buffet for spring and summer entertaining.

GARDEN TO GLASS

All Day

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert

From fresh fruit smoothies to healthy green juice drinks, get hands-on at Williams-Sonoma’s Juice and Smoothie Bar.

April

29

Friday

WALKING TOURS OF THE SOUTH COAST PLAZA PALM COLLECTION

10:00am

GARDEN SHOW CENTER PIECE
Learn more about palms from Sherman Gardens’ Horticulture manager Erin Aguiar and Senior Horticulturist Carol Younger.

HERB PASTA & PESTO FROM SCRATCH

11:00am

SUR LA TABLE
Chef Kristin Leonard
Learn the secrets to making fresh pasta and a delicious pesto sauce from scratch from Chef Kristin Leonard.

JOIN US FOR A PETITE SOIREE

11:00am

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert

Celebrate French desserts with a class in Petite Fours, Madeleines, Cafe Au Lait and Citron Presse.

DESIGN WORKSHOP

11:00am

WILLIAMS-SONOMA

Williams-Sonoma Expert
The bar cart is back in a big way. Learn some great ways to incorporate one into your home.

DROUGHT PROOF YOUR LANDSCAPE WITH GREY WATER

12:00pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Ty Teissere

See how water from sinks, showers and washing machines can be a great resource to combat drought.

NATIVE PLANT LANDSCAPING FOR BIRDS & BUTTERFLIES

1:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Reginald Durant

Learn how to create a habitat for birds and butterflies that conserves water, saves money and reduces exposure to toxic substances.

LANDSCAPE TIPS TO MAKE YOUR GARDEN MORE DROUGHT TOLERANT

1:00pm

Z GALLERIE
Debra Ringler
Learn economical ways to incorporate drought-tolerant plants
and water saving tips to ensure your yard will survive and thrive
in the current drought.

A Tuscan Landscape

2:00pm

JO MALONE
Adena Gragosian
A Caribbean breeze or a walk along the English Coast; every space and every occasion can be transformed when it’s styled with scent. Jo Malone London candles, diffusers and room sprays are an elegant way of creating a unique scented statement for your home.

PIES IN A JAR

2:00pm

SUR LA TABLE

Chef Kristin Leonard
Learn to make little pies in jars that can be made ahead, covered with lids and frozen for baking later.

OUTDOOR FURNITURE

2:30pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Ed Dang
Join Crate and Barrel Home Store furniture expert Ed Dang for a demonstration on how to care for outdoor furniture.

TIPS & TECHNIQUES FOR GROWING STUNNING ORCHIDS

3:30pm

WEST ELM
Tony Glinskas

Watch a demonstration and discussion on the care, feeding
and re-potting of orchids.

CREATING THE PERFECT GARDEN SOIL

4:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Alan Piercy
Enjoy a demonstration on making simple and organic soil in order to promote healthy plants.

TASTING & TECHNIQUE

6:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert
Learn how to use fresh seasonal ingredients to prepare fantastic frozen delights just in time for summer.

DESIGN WORKSHOP

6:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert

Learn how to set up a beautiful and crowd-pleasing dessert buffet for spring and summer entertaining.

GARDEN TO GLASS

All Day

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert

From fresh fruit smoothies to healthy green juice drinks, get hands-on at Williams-Sonoma’s Juice and Smoothie Bar.

April

30

Saturday

GET THE BUZZ ABOUT BEES

10:00am

Z GALLERIE

Janet Andrews
A unique glimpse into the fascinating world of the honey bee and its importance to the ecosystem. Bon Abedeen and Josh Powell will talk about the new wall treatment trend and how to install one in your own home.

GARDENING FOR EL NIÑO THROUGH LA NIÑA

10:30am

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Jane C. Gates

Taking a fresh approach to gardening in a time of climate change.

CREATING BEAUTIFUL CONTAINER GARDENS WITH JAPANESE MAPLES

10:30am

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Patricia Smyth

Learn about container gardening which allows for a calm elegance of a tree in an intimate space.

GROW ORGANIC STRAWBERRIES YEAR-ROUND IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

11:00am

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Julie Bawden-Davis
Hear bestselling garden author Julie Bawden-Davis discuss the best strawberry types for Southern California.

NATIVE PLANT LANDSCAPING FOR BIRDS & BUTTERFLIES

11:30am

WEST ELM
Reginald Durant
Learn about creating habitats for birds and butterflies that conserve water, save money and reduce exposure to toxic substances.

GROWING AFRICAN VIOLETS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

11:30am

Z GALLERIE
Leonard Re

Discover techniques and tips to grow beautiful African violet blooms in Southern California.

DROUGHT PROOF YOUR LANDSCAPE WITH GREY WATER

12:00pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Ty Teissere

See how water from sinks, showers and washing machines can be a great resource to combat drought.

EXPLORING GARDEN FRAGRANCE

1:00pm

DIPTYQUE
Dustin Gordon
Gardens have always been a source of inspiration to Diptyque. Together we’ll explore these gardens, the objects they inspired and how Diptyque can enhance your garden experience.

VITAMIX DEMO

1:30pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Eve Nycx

Learn tips and tricks on making healthy green juices and smoothies with veggies from your garden.

A Tuscan Landscape

2:00pm

JO MALONE
Adena Gragosian
A Caribbean breeze or a walk along the English Coast; every space and every occasion can be transformed when it’s styled with scent. Jo Malone London candles, diffusers and room sprays are an elegant way of creating a unique scented statement for your home.

PRACTICAL TIPS AND TRICKS FOR INTERIOR PLANTS

2:00pm

Z GALLERIE
Debra Ringler
In this interactive seminar, learn how interior plants can beautify your environment and make it healthier.

CREATING BEAUTIFUL CONTAINER GARDENS WITH JAPANESE MAPLES

3:00pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Patricia Smyth

Celebrate the calm elegance of a tree in an intimate space and learn about container gardening.

THE SECRET MARRIAGE TO PLANTS, WHY DIVORCE IS NOT AN OPTION

3:30pm

Z GALLERIE
Chris Karl

Hear a discussion of Biophilia—the instinctive bond between
living systems—and it’s importance for the lives of humans.

CREATING THE PERFECT GARDEN SOIL

4:00pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Alan Piercy
Enjoy a demonstration on making simple and organic soil in order to promote healthy plants.

AL FRESCO ENTERTAINING WITH C MAGAZINE

4:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Andrea Stanford

Andrea Stanford, C Magazine design editor, and guests share ideas
for al fresco entertaining. Stylish tablescapes, beautiful centerpieces, and decorating tips will provide inspiration for your next outdoor soiree.

Tasting and Technique

All Day

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert
Learn some simple techniques to create an inspired barbecue menu for weekend gatherings and summer holidays.

HANDS-ON EVENTS

All Day

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert

From cutlery to cookware, you’re invited to test out and try some of Williams-Sonoma’s favorite tools.

May

1

Sunday

WALKING TOURS OF THE SOUTH COAST PLAZA PALM COLLECTION

10:30am

GARDEN SHOW CENTER PIECE
Learn more about palms from Sherman Gardens’ Horticulture manager Erin Aguiar and Senior Horticulturist Carol Younger.

GROWING AFRICAN VIOLETS IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

11:00am

Z GALLERIE
Leonard Re

Discover techniques and tips to grow beautiful African violet blooms in Southern California.

FROM YOUR HERBAL GARDEN TO YOUR PANTRY

11:30am

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Chef Debbie Dubbs

Chef Debbie Dubbs shares herbal gardening tips and tips on using herbs in your cooking, lotions and bath (book signing after).

GET THE BUZZ ABOUT BEES

12:30pm

Z GALLERIE
Janet Andrews
From learning what it takes to maintain a hive to bees’ crucial role in the ecosystem, get a glimpse into the fascinating world of the honeybee.

WATER PASS, PRESENT & FUTURE

1:00pm

WEST ELM
Stephanie Shermoen
Learn where our water comes from and how the drought will affect our landscapes and water forecasts for the future.

OUTDOOR ENTERTAINING IDEAS

2:00pm

CRATE AND BARREL HOME STORE
Joanne Pisano
Joanne Pisano will share helpful expert tips for how to plan, organize and entertain outdoors.

SUCCULENTS

3:00pm

WEST ELM
Kelly Dougherty
Learn how to plant, separate and grow beautiful drought-tolerant succulents that thrive in Southern California.

RAIN GARDENS AND BIO-SWALES FOR THE HOME GARDENER

3:00pm

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Ramon O’Cardiz
Learn about rain gardens and bioswales for the home gardener from Sherman Garden horticulturist Ramon O’Cardiz.

TASTING AND TECHNIQUE

All Day

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma
Expert Learn some simple techniques to create an inspired barbecue menu for weekend gatherings and summer holidays.

HANDS-ON EVENTS

All Day

WILLIAMS-SONOMA
Williams-Sonoma Expert
From cutlery to cookware, you’re invited to test out and try some of Williams-Sonoma’s favorite tools.

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