Author Archives: Tovah Martin

Where I’m At In 2017

Lots of fun destinations coming up in early 2016 both near and far. Check out this itinerary, bet I’ll be coming to a town near you sometime in the future. In the meantime, link with me on Facebook at Plantwise … Continue reading

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Where I’m At 2016

Sorry to be off the blog, but you can link with me via Facebook: plantswise-by-Tovah-Martin. Or you can catch up with me on the road. I’m doing LOTS of lectures in the next few months. Hope to link up with … Continue reading

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Winter Lecture Schedule

What you need right now is some sparkle. How about a sparkle plus some plants? That equals =  a terrarium. Come join me at lecture on that topic! This winter, I’ve got terrarium and houseplant lectures scheduled in many towns. … Continue reading

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Autumn 2013 Lecture Schedule

I’m headed on the road this autumn and giving lectures hither and yon. Want to learn all about houseplants or terrariums and watch me do a demonstration? Come to a lecture near you! September 9, 2013 ~ 1:30 PM House … Continue reading

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NEWSFLASH!!!!

I was on the Martha Stewart Show today making terrariums! The segment will be rerunning on the Hallmark Channel on Feb. 3rd at 1:00 PM Eastern Time (12:00 noon Central Time). As soon as I have a link, I’ll get … Continue reading

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Terrarium Lecture & Workshop Schedule

Talk about fulfilling. Everyone succeeds at a terrarium workshop. This is a rewarding make-and-take where you bring home your own small world. Or come to a lecture and see a terrarium-making demonstration so you can do the dirty work at … Continue reading

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Terrarium Plants: The Little League

You’ve found that little glass venue of your dreams. The next step is purchasing plants to grow in your crystal kingdom. In their role as a little slice of nature contained, terrariums need something growing inside. No. Wait. That’s not … Continue reading

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Crystal Clear — Terrarium Containers

First step toward a terrarium is to find a container. No need to shell out the contents of your wallet. And no need to purchase an expensive unit. The beauty of terrariums is that you can make a small world … Continue reading

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Small Worlds — Big Role

You started this. That’s right, back in 2009 when The New Terrarium (Clarkson Potter) came out — you demanded workshops. It began with an inner city public school system inviting me to come and coach their librarians on the fundamentals … Continue reading

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Terrarium Making Lesson

Okay, here comes the pep talk: You can do this. Your kid can do this. Your grandmother can do this. Your hamster probably can’t. Why do this? Because this terrarium will rescue your life. You will find peace. The world … Continue reading

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