BASE increases visibility & outreach for Golden Gate Nat'l Park Rangers
Stormwater retention and habitat creation on the banks of the Willamette
Urban agriculture takes root in El Monte
In progress: contemporary water-wise landscape in the Oakland hills
Now Open: Sonoma Children's Museum Learning Garden!
Milpitas' vision for 21st century education
Accessible, multifunctional collaborative playspace? Oui!
Affordable and attractive housing in San Jose
The Student Life Center at Gardner Bullis takes form.


Spring 2015

2/28 Algarden Demonstration Farm Work Party. Come get dirty!

4/26 – Join us for a lazy Sunday Spring Lamb Roast.  You will not want to miss this savory event!

Patricia is teaching Designing for Difference LA140 at UCBerkeley College of Environmental Design

Now available –  El Monte Urban Agriculture Initiative Plan Report – read and download here




  • Patricia has been the co-architect and moving force that transformed my lot into a beautiful, productive haven. She cares deeply about the ecosystem, and her priories lie not only in making places beautiful & productive, but fostering the long term health of the garden (and planet).

    - Matt Herbert, Owner, Algarden Urban Farm