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Author – Leslie Buck – Cutting Back

My Apprenticeship in the Gardens of Kyoto

  • Date: 10/12/2017 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM  
  • Location: Downtown Library - Fireplace Room
    1044 Middlefield Road
    Redwood City, California 94063
  • Introduction: Leslie studied with Uetoh Zoen, one of the most highly acclaimed landscape firms in Japan.
    Co-sponsored by Books, Inc. Palo Alto.

“Leaving behind a full life of friends, love and professional security, she became the first American woman to learn pruning from one of the most storied landscaping companies in Kyoto.  Cutting Back recounts Buck’s bold journey and the revelations she has along the way.” – Timber Press  Leslie Buck is a garden designer and aesthetic pruner who specializes in natural design in the San Francisco Bay Area.  She has over two decades of gardening experience, and a fine art degree from U.C. Berkeley and the Bordeaux School of Fine Arts in France.

Sponsored in Part by Friends of the Redwood City Public Library 

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Contact:     Roz Kutler
Phone: (650) 780-7058
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