Speaking / Book Signing


Upcoming Appearances

9/13/14 – San Angelo, Texas. “Make Your Lawn Gone: Design Ideas for No-Lawn Yards,” time TBA, with book sale/signing afterward. Concho Valley Master Gardeners Fall Symposium 2014, located at Tom Green County Stephens Central Library, 33 W. Beauregard Ave., San Angelo, TX.

Recent Appearances

11/2/13 – Talk & Book Signing. “Lawn Gone!” 1:00 pm talk at the Antique Rose Emporium’s Fall Festival, near Brenham, TX. Come on out for a whole day of talks by author and gardening raconteur Felder Rushing, Chris “Bulb Hunter” Wiesinger, horticulturist Greg Grant, and — how did THIS happen? — me! The display gardens will be in full bloom, and a food truck will be on hand during lunch to keep your energy up. Talks are free and open to the public.


Television and Radio

“The Joy Cardin Show” podcast, June 10, 2013: “How and Why to Shrink Your Lawn”

“The Faith Middleton Show” podcast, April 23, 2013:
“Lawn Gone!”

KLRU’s “Central Texas Gardener,” April 6, 2013:
“Go for Lawn Gone”

KLRU’s “Central Texas Gardener,” September 18, 2010:
“Creating DIY paths, trellises, and peek-a-boo gates on a budget”

KLRU’s “Central Texas Gardener,” April 19, 2008:
“Layering a small garden for excitement in every season”



SXSWi panel:
“Building Community in a Blogger-Eat-Blogger World,” March 13, 2011