Dr Anne Vale – Speaker
Beautifully illustrated talks
NEW TALKS for 2017
Talks based on Influential Australian Garden People:their stories
The current generation
Australia’s Influential Garden People
Discover what has influenced Australia’s ‘Mind Shapers and Garden Creators’ (from Edna Walling to Luis Barragan) and hear how they are influencing contemporary garden making. Jim Fogarty, Andrew Laidlaw and Tim Entwisle et al have their own interpretation of what a garden is. They may have shared many similar childhood experiences, such as the scent of rosemary around the sandpit, planting carrots as a five year old, or running free in the Australian bush, but their journeys are diverse and collectively they offer us a wealth of ideas for garden making in the 21st Century.
Australian Garden Designers in the 21st Century
Science, architecture or the arts are just some of the paths taken by these influential Australian Garden designers. Collectively they have a wealth of expertise, passion and individual vision for garden making in Australia. Includes; Arno King, Fiona Brockhoff, Grady Brand, Paul Bangay, Myles Baldwin, Janine Mendel, Andrew Laidlaw, Phillip Johnson, Kate Cullity, Jim Fogarty and Michael Bligh.
Collectively they have a wealth of expertise, passion and individual vision for garden making in Australia. Journey with them as they relate what influenced their design ideas and how they have expressed their own philosophies.
The Publishing Journey. An interactive discussion for anyone aspiring to publish a book.
Anne shares her own story and provides valuable information about:
- contract/custom publishers
- self publishing
- social media
- getting your book into bookshops and libraries