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The Women's Council of the Dallas Arboretum will present "Designing Women/Artistic Vision," a Writer’s Garden Literary Symposium & Luncheon.

Featured authors will include Judith B. Tankard, an independent scholar specializing in British and American landscape history who will discuss her forthcoming book Gertrude Jekyll at Munstead Wood; Meryle Secrest, an award-winning author who will discuss her recently published book Elsa Schiaparelli: A Biography; and Diane Dorrans Saeks, a best-selling author, editor, design lecturer and feature writer who will present her book, Ann Getty: Interior Style, the first-ever compilation of the luxurious interiors from the influential designer and philanthropist.

For reservations, call Dorothea Meltzer at 650-248-8734.



Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden
8525 Garland Rd.
Dallas, TX 75218


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