Join us for a delightful and informative Winter Gardening Indoors Workshop led by the experienced and passionate instructor, Lynn Bonelli of Mutiny Ranch. Discover the joys of cultivating green vegetables and herbs throughout the winter season in the cozy confines of your indoor space. Lynn will provide you with the knowledge and skills to replicate these cost-effective growing systems at home while emphasizing the health benefits of incorporating living greens into your diet.
Event Details: Wednesday, November 1st, 5:30pm-7:30pm at ZU Gallery, 48 W. Main Street, Cortez (corner of Chestnut St. & Main St.)
$35/participant (proceeds benefit the animals of Mutiny Ranch)
Three Exciting Growing Methods:
1. Sprouting in Mason Jars
2. Microgreens in Bread Pans
3. Lettuce, Greens, and Herbs in Simple, Non-Electric Hydroponics
Students will receive:
-Draining Screen for Sprouts
-Three Disposable (Reusable) Bread Pans and Growing Medium
-One Quart-Sized Mason Jars, 3 Net Cups, and Growing Plugs
-Everything you need to get growing immediately
Overview & Purpose:
-Lynn will introduce you to the three winter gardening methods and explain their key components and benefits.
-Sample Lynn’s homegrown greens and learn how to incorporate them into your meals.
-Lynn will demonstrate each method with examples at various stages of growth.
-Explore a variety of seeds and choose your favorites.
-Participate in a hands-on demo of all three methods.
-Get creative and decorate your own Kratky Hydroponic mason jar with decoupage.
You’ll leave the workshop equipped with the necessary tools and seeds to start your own indoor garden using all three methods.
Bonus Demo (If Time Allows):
Lynn may demonstrate the art of growing microgreens without soil.
Don’t miss this fantastic opportunity to enhance your winter season with fresh, homegrown greens that are not only delicious but also cost-effective. The class price is just $35, making it an affordable and valuable investment in your winter gardening journey.
ZU Gallery Makerspace