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HOME & GARDEN STAGE

HOME & GARDEN STAGE

Friday, February 24

11:00 am
Fun with Flowers and J
J Schwanke, The Flower Expert, UBloom.com 
 
12:00 pm
The Future Is Now: Top 10 Life Changing Innovative Products for 2017
Boyce Thompson, author of The New New Home
 
1:00 pm
Native Plants for a Beautiful America
Lucy Bradley, Extension Specialist, Urban Horticulture, NC State University  
NC Cooperative Extension Service

2:00 pm
Fun with Flowers and J
J Schwanke, The Flower Expert, UBloom.com 
 
3:00 pm
Leading into Your Home:  Exterior Design and Curb Appeal

Beth Richeson
Interior Design Society of Charlotte

4:00 pm
Meet Frank Fritz from TV’s American Pickers   

Saturday, February 25

11:00 am
Meet Frank Fritz from TV’s American Pickers
 
12:00 pm: 
Acoustic Sounds of Tom Billotto  


1:00 pm
Beautiful Lawns and Ornamentals with Control of Diseases

Matt Lenhardt, Extension Agent, Agriculture – Horticulture
Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension
 
2:00 pm
Fun with Flowers and J
J Schwanke, The Flower Expert, UBloom.com 
 
3:00 pm
Making Wallpaper Great Again
Linda LaMagna, 341 Interior Design and Elayne Langley, Celadore Fine Wallpaper
Interior Design Society of Charlotte

4:00 pm
The Future Is Now: Top 10 Life Changing Innovative Products for 2017
Boyce Thompson, author of The New New Home
 
5:00 pm
Fun with Flowers and J
J Schwanke, The Flower Expert, UBloom.com 

Sunday, February 26 
 
11:00 am
Embellish your Window Treatments
Kim Norwood-Smith, Kim’s Curtains & Interiors 
 
12:00 pm
The Future Is Now: Top 10 Life Changing Innovative Products for 2017
Boyce Thompson, author of The New New Home
 
1:00 pm
Beautiful Backyard Chickens
Steven Capobianco, Extension Agent, Agriculture – Horticulture
Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension
 
2:00 pm
Victorian Flower Pressing: The Victorian Art of Pressed Flowers
Linda Villa, G.A.L.S. Flowers
 
3:00 pm
Color my World

Ruth McKinney, McKinney Designs
Interior Design Society of Charlotte

Friday, March 3
 
11:00 am
Create the Classic Southern Garden
Mark Maher, Flowerwood Nursery 
 
12:00 pm
Victorian Flower Pressing: The Victorian Art of Pressed Flowers
Linda Villa, G.A.L.S. Flowers

1:00 pm
America’s Beautiful and Bountiful Herbs
Danelle Cutting, Extension Agent, Agriculture - Horticulture and Local Foods
Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension
 
2:00 pm
Inspirations of Ikebana
Marcia Wright, Charlotte Chapter #49 of Ikebana International
 
3:00 pm
How to Make a Big Impact
Carolyn Galloway, C Galloway Designs
Interior Design Society of Charlotte

4:00 pm
Avoid Costly Mistakes in Home Remodeling

A Panel of Experts from NARI
The National Association of the Remodeling Industry

 
5:00 pm
The Future Is Now: Top 10 Life Changing Innovative Products for 2017
Boyce Thompson, author of The New New Home
 
Saturday, March 4
 
11:00 am
The Future Is Now: Top 10 Life Changing Innovative Products for 2017
Boyce Thompson, author of The New New Home
 
12:00 pm
Window Fashions
James Shinn, Simply the Best Window Treatments

1:00 pm
Blooms, Bees, and Birds for Beautiful American Yards
Margaret Genkins, Mecklenburg County Extension Master Gardener Volunteer
 
2:00 pm
Extend Landscape Color with Southern Living Plant Collection and Encore Azaleas
Mark Maher, Flowerwood Nursery  
 
3:00 pm
Shading America
Diana Weimer, Diana's Blinds and Designs Inc.
Interior Design Society of Charlotte

4:00 pm
Embellish your Window Treatments
Kim Norwood-Smith, Kim’s Curtains & Interiors 
 
5:00 pm
Inspirations of Ikebana
Marcia Wright, Charlotte Chapter #49 of Ikebana International
 
Sunday, March 5

11:00 am
Create the Classic Southern Garden
Mark Maher, Flowerwood Nursery  
 
12:00 pm
The Future is Now: Innovative Home Products for 2017
Boyce Thompson, author of The New New Home
 
1:00 pm
Beautiful Garden Vegetables
Extension Agent, Agriculture – Horticulture
Mecklenburg County Cooperative Extension
 
2:00 pm
Embellish your Window Treatments
Kim Norwood-Smith, Kim’s Curtains & Interiors 
 
3:00 pm
Fabulous Fabric Frenzy
Anna Stowe, Great Design 4 U
Interior Design Society of Charlotte
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