Brought to you by the Friends of Longue Vue Steering Committee,
the Spring Garden Seminar covers topics in the fields of horticulture and
garden design. For the 2018 seminar, we are proud to
welcome garden designer Troy Rhone, and Stephen Sonnier of
Dunn & Sonnier Flowers and Antiques as our speakers.
April 24th from 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Lecture & Luncheon
April 25th from 11:00am – 1:oopm
With great thoughtfulness and conviction to deliver the very best
in quality, aesthetic, functionality and purpose, Troy Rhone creates
gardens that are extensions of the interiors–they are rooted and
connected historically and architecturally and align with the
personalities and lifestyles of those who reside there. He is innately
talented and sure to use his gifts to enrich others’ lives with his
calm demeanor, thoughtful approach and honesty. People are drawn
to him and long lasting relationships are formed.
Stephen Sonnier has been buying and selling antiques for 25
years – beginning with buying for his own home and enjoyment.
However, he soon realized he had an opportunity to share his
passion and purchases with others by opening a store. In
1992, Stephen and his partner, Roy Dunn, decided to move
to New Orleans and chose well-known Magazine Street
as the perfect location for their store. The antiques
and object d’art in the store are eclectic, reflecting their
About the Spring Garden Seminar
The Spring Garden Seminar is ideal for garden and design enthusiasts
who always enjoy learning more and being inspired.
Designer Reception + Luncheon = $125.00
Designer Reception only = $50.00
Luncheon only = $75.00
April 24th, 2018
Designer Reception from 5:00 – 7:00pm
at the home of local interior designer, Louis J. Aubert
39 Neron Place New Orleans
April 25th, 2018
Lecture and Luncheon from 11:00am – 1:00pm
at Longue Vue House and Gardens
7 Bamboo Road New Orleans
Funds raised for this program benefit education and community
programs at Longue Vue. Thank you for your support.
If you have any questions or would like to pay by check, please
contact Natalie Roblin.
504.293.4725 or email@example.com