Maria Colletti, author of Terrariums: Gardens under Glass, spent 13 years at NYBG as the Store Manager of Shop in the Garden, and currently teaches indoor gardening classes at NYBG. She has been featured in a radio interview by NRP's You Bet Your Garden host, Mike McGrath. Articles about her terrarium work can be found in Country Gardens, Bungalows & Cottages magazine, as well as, HGTV and Architectural Digest online. This past June, Maria was a featured presenter at Country Living Fair in Rhinebeck, NY.
Maria has degrees in Horticulture and Anthropology, and works at Terrain of Westport, Connecticut, an upscale gardening and décor store of Anthropologie. Previously, Maria has spent time as the NYC Midtown Plantscaping Manager, maintaining the plants of many large atrium in Manhattan, including the Guggenheim Museum and ABC TV studios.
Classes by this instructor
Create your own mini rain forest with air plants and orchids in an open-style terrarium. Maria Colletti, author of Terrariums, will guide you expertly and provide instruction on the care and maintenance of your miniature plant world.
Build botanical textural wall art to complement your indoor space, under the expert guidance of Maria Colletti, author of Terrariums: Gardens Under Glass. Using a living moss mat as a base, you will create a mosaic of preserved green mosses, dried plant materials, amaranth, and willow twigs i more...