Following a successful career in advertising, Eileen Kelly pursued her lifelong passion for gardening and design, and formed Dig Your Garden Landscaping Design, located in San Anselmo, Marin County, CA.She has been extensively trained in landscape design and environmental landscaping at Merritt College and the College of Marin to name a few.
Eileen's landscape designs embrace the architectural elements of a site and it surroundings, while creatively blending the wishes and dreams of her clients.
Her sensibility includes a variety of design styles. They span sleek and modern landscapes, to calm and restful zen-inspired environments. Traditional gardens with year-round color and texture, to natural settings with drought tolerant Mediterranean and CA native plantings.
Dig Your Garden specializes in designing gardens and landscapes that enhance the lifestyles and outdoor enjoyment of the homeowners and incorporate sustainable landscaping practices.
Beyond these essential ingredients, Eileen's vast knowledge of drought tolerant Mediterranean and California Native plants has become a very valuable offering. As well as designing landscapes that replace water-thirsty lawns with creative alternatives.
Eileen has served as a Board Member of APLD®, the Association of Professional Landscape Designers, www.apld.com. An internataional organization who's goals are to advance landscape design as an independent profession and to promote the recognition of landscape designers as highly qualified, dedicated professionals.
She is also a speaker on various topics that include landsape design, appropriate plants and combinations for our Northern California climate, and a variety of other landscape related topics.
Eileen is also a graduate of the Bay Friendly Traning and Maintenenace Practices Certification Program, an organization committed to eco-friendly and sustainable landscaping practices. Click on the link to learn more about these practices: Bay Friendly Gardening.
Located in San Anselmo, Dig Your Garden specializes in landscape, garden design and consultation services for residences in Marin County and throughout the San Francisco Bay Area of Northern California.