June 5, 2012. Landscape architect Chip Callaway will present “Gardens Great & Small; the 30-year Career of a Landscape Designer” on Tuesday, June 19, at Meadowbrook Inn in Blowing Rock. Callaway’s presentation will include a lecture at 10:30 a.m., followed by a plated lunch and private guided tours of selected Blowing Rock gardens.
Callaway’s award-winning gardens have been featured in many publications, including Southern Accents, Southern Living, The New York Times, The Washington Post, Horticulture Magazine, Cottage Living and Fine Gardening. His most recent appearance in Blowing Rock, three years ago, was a sellout.
Callaway’s company, founded in 1980, specializes in residential, hospitality and historic garden design. Over the years, Callaway and his staff have designed nearly 1,000 gardens, ranging in size from large estates to small patios, mostly in the Carolinas and Virginia, as well as in Nantucket, Long Island, Palm Beach and England. Callaway has a Master’s degree in Landscape Architecture from the College of Architecture at N.C State University. For more information, visit chipcallaway.com.
Tickets for Gardens Great & Small are $45 and can be purchased through the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce on Park Ave. in Blowing Rock or at 828-295-7851.
For more information about the many events and activities during Gardening Month in Blowing Rock, www.visitblowingrock.com and click on Gardening Month or call the Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce at 828-295-7851.