Wednesday, July 15 - 1:15 and 2:45 p.m.
Gardens #9 & 10 Go to the Facebook Live Tour
Here and On PAAC Homepage throughout the Virtual Tour
Garden Sponsor for Garden #9
Garden Sponsor for Garden #10
Melinda Myers appeared and shared her expertise in these gardens. Melinda's appearance was underwritten by ATC and the Grow Smart project -- Thank you ATC
Garden #9 at 1:15 p.m.
Visitors entering this restored 1860's property will first notice the historic home and potting shed that border these lovingly tended perennial gardens. The gardener is passionate about her plants, mainly selected to benefit birds, butterflies, bees and other pollinators while nurturing them using organic gardening methods. You could linger here and feeling the solace and joy that this garden brings to both humans and wildlife. The Gardener is an artist. Her work is the background butterfly painting here
Auction Item: #9B Garden Painting Make your bid at Pewaukee Area Arts Council Facebook page
An original watercolor painting of this butterfly garden created by the garden hostess Jen Herro
S $150, BIN $325
Auction Item: #9A Garden Basket
Eberts Garden Center $25 gift card, GrowSmart and Digger's Hotline kneeling pads, Midwest Gardener's Handbook by Melinda Meyers, How to Grow anything DVD by Melinda Meyers, Diggers Hotline trowel, ATC native plant seeds, two Summit product, wood pellets, green foxgloves, All America selection seeds, OMRI all season spray oil, 5# Milorganite, T-shirt GrowSmart (Med), bumper sticker "Practice Ramdon Acts of Gardening"
Garden #10 at 2:45 p.m.
This private home garden in Sussex surprises visitors as they view and discover the back patio's expansive elevated plantings complemented by original art with a forest playground beyond. These elements meld into a unique garden oasis -- not your typical suburban backyard. The visual elements offer a welcome respite from the summer's heat with splashes of color and whimsical touches.
Auction Item: #10A Kids Games & Toys Make your bid at Pewaukee Area Arts Council Facebook page
World Cities 200 piece puzzle and poster, Discovery inflatable table tent, Macaron colors chalk markers, Discovery LED tracing tablet, four marble jigsaw puzzles in a beautiful basket, 4 $10 gift cards to Buba's Frozen Custard S $100, BIN $200
Auction Item: #10B Must Love Dogs
End of the Leash - $50 gift certificate, Teri Groth Photography - gift certificate for a 30-min mini peet photo shoot (Merton), Wellness Bites, 3 stuffed animal dog toys, dog bowls, sausage cuts, hanging wall plaque w dog tails on it to hand leashes, jerky, deodorizing refresher spray, floating Frisbee, refrigerator magnet, dog-themed travel cold cup, dog toy and beautiful basket, #10B has 2 bags, S $150, BIN $300
When Live Tours and Auctions begin, links will be posted to them, as well as descriptions and previews. Watch for the wonderful auction item opportunities coming! Check out our Facebook page for info...
Performing Artists Today:
Musician Linda Kowalewski and Artist Carolyn Larkin - at Garden 9
Artist Karen Berst - at Garden 10
Carolyn Larkin - Self Portrait