Jessi Bloom

N.W. Bloom EcoLogical Landscapes

Timber Press


Jessi Bloom is a best-selling author, award-winning ecological landscape designer, and speaker. She owns N.W. Bloom EcoLogical Landscapes, based near Seattle, which is known as an innovator and leader in the field of permaculture, sustainable landscape design, construction and land management. Her work has been recognized by government agencies and industry organizations, and makes headlines in national media. She lives near Seattle with her two sons on their permaculture homestead, which is full of functional gardens and rescue animals. Look for Jessi’s newest book Creating Sanctuary: Sacred Garden Spaces, Plant-Based Medicine, and Daily Practices to Achieve Happiness and Well-Being by Timber Press, to be released in fall of 2018.

Jessi will be speaking at the North Carolina, Pennsylvania Fairs


Check It Out!

Weeds and Water: Wisdom for resiliency

Jessi Bloom lifts folks' ecological literacy and makes life living on the land easier. She covers two of the most important elements in land management and shares useful permaculture tools and solutions to increase your resiliency. Gain a better understanding of how to effectively manage water on your land, and also learn easy peasy organic solutions to weed management.
Modern Homesteading Organic Gardening

Available In:

North Carolina, Sunday 10:00-11:00 a.m., Grit Stage
Pennsylvania, Workshop time to be determined

ReWild the Child!

Are you ready to be a part of the wild tribe of little Earth warriors? Learn and play with the power and magic of plants. Decorate and dream up all that we can be. You can even make an herbal dream pillow to take home and put to use! Space is limited.
Kids Programming

Available In:

North Carolina, Saturday 11:30-12:30 p.m., Kids Treehouse Stage
Pennsylvania, Workshop time to be determined

Plant Allies and Medicine for the Earth

Jessi Bloom leads this permaculture workshop about the many powerful uses of plants. A world of botanical alchemy extends to an impressive assortment of applications ... from food to medicine, fuel, fibers, and the wisdom of weeds. Bloom walks through the ways you can put plants to work in your life, from ecological design to improved crop production or help with weed suppression, or herbalism and making your own apothecary to use for personal health and well-being. Walk away with a new understanding of how everyone can start looking to plants as important allies, in almost everything we do on this planet.
Organic Gardening

Available In:

North Carolina, Saturday 5:00-6:00 p.m., Mother Earth News Stage
Pennsylvania, Workshop time to be determined

Perma-What? How to Create a Homestead Paradise with Permaculture

What is permaculture and can it help us to create a more sustainable future? Jessi Bloom shares step-by-step instructions, plus her favorite tips, inspirations, and great plants for beautiful and abundant homesteads and lives!
Modern Homesteading Keynote

Available In:

Pennsylvania, Workshop time to be determined