Entries Categorized as 'design'

February 2016 Meeting

March 19, 2016

Kathy Connolly, landscape designer and writer, gave an informative presentation in February entitled, “Grow the Value of Your Greatest Asset” to the membership.She is a regular columnist for The Day community newspapers in southeastern Connecticut, and speaks at many garden clubs and garden shows.  She writes on horticulture and ecology for several other newsletters, magazines […]

January Meeting 2016

February 10, 2016

After the most successful Greens Sale in the Mystic Garden Club’s history, our Club enjoyed a well-deserved rest over the holidays. We were back together in January to hear an informative presentation by Mr. Ian Cooke whose topic was ” Tips for reworking Your Garden” which was well-received by the membership. Mr. Cooke gave a […]

November Meeting 2015

February 4, 2016

The Mystic Garden Club Members were pleased to welcome Marna Ringel to our November meeting. She gave an excellent flower demonstration & presentation on her new Christmas designs. While some may call her designs a “think out of the box” style she really based her approach on incorporating unusual flowers with a strong color palette. […]

October Meeting 2015

October 29, 2015

Deborah Trickett presented her program, “The Captured Garden: Winter Boxes and Other Containers” at our October meeting and was very well received by the members. Deborah demonstrated a number of clever and creative ways to design a window box or container with live plants for the fall and then use the same basic plants but […]

September Meeting 2015

October 5, 2015

Our September meeting began with a wonderful fall luncheon and a fabulous speaker. Mr Peter Cummin, of Stonington, gave a wonderful lecture regarding some of the large estates he has been involved with in and outside of Connecticut.  His amazing work can be viewed on his own website at  www.cumminassociates.com In 2014 and 2015, The Mystic […]

February 2014 Meeting with Carol King Platt and “Vertical Gardening”

March 5, 2014

Last month we were graced with the presence of Carol King Platt who has been a favorite lecturer of the Mystic Garden Club. She presented her “slides” of beautiful gardening ideas for adding height and excitement to your garden with vertical structure. Members of the Club also presented pots of bulbs which they had planted […]

SUMMER INSPIRED-Design Committee

September 29, 2010

Heads are Spectacular!

March 23, 2010

Arrangement done by Judy Quinlin from the Museum of Fine Arts

March 23, 2010

Long,Lean & Green

March 17, 2010

A Special Floral Exhibition by MGC Members of the MGC will be selecting paintings from the” Long & Lean” themed show at the Mystic Art Center and interpreting the artwork with floral designs. We will have 18 designs to view May 6-9. The special exhibit opens on May 6, from 6-8 with a reception. Mystic’s First Thursday Stroll also opens […]