Slow Landscapes…Built from Waste
November 17, 2021

How often do you feel overwhelmed with excess waste in your lives? Cardboard, take-out containers, mail offers you didn’t ask for,…

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Planning For Planting : Trees and Shrubs
October 23, 2021

These days, the morning air is crisp and dew sits gently on our favorite flowers in the garden. The rain has…

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Meet Poly/Ana
January 16, 2021

Meet Poly/Ana: Fostering Relationships with Communities and the Land for a Thriving Future by Shawn Maestretti and Leigh Adams “… there…

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Building Community Through Regenerative Education
December 16, 2020

Community Evolves with Shared Well-Being by Leigh Adams and Shawn Maestretti   Studio Petrichor’s work focuses on building a healthy soil…

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Living with the Wild: The Case for Biodiversity Gardens
September 9, 2020

Living with the Wild: The Case for Biodiversity Gardens by Sarah Fisher A question I’ve often heard during my time working... Read More
Mindfulness in this Climate….It Starts with You!
August 14, 2020

Cultivating Mindfulness...In This Climate Image Credit: @reacttosuccess The COVID-19 pandemic has been an uncomfortable and even downright devastating experience for so many.... Read More
Team Petrichor in Your Community…It Could Happen =)
July 31, 2020

Pasadena Water and Power Sheldon Reservoir Highlights Municipal and community engagement is one of our many regenerative goals as we move... Read More
Regenerative Homesteads: Start with a Plan
May 21, 2020

Whether you are a design professional, a city planner, municipality, developer or possibly most importantly, a member of the community, a... Read More
Fire and Chaparral in Southern California
December 4, 2019

Things to know about fire, nature and our relationship with both… I recently was introduced to the work of the Chaparral…

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Summer-Dry Blues
September 4, 2019

Hugelkultur and berms implemented to build healthy, reslient soil and capture additional rainwater. Summer-Dry Blues By Shawn Maestretti and Leigh Adams... Read More