Ethan Bodnar

Debunking the myth of the green thumb

I’m an artist and gardener currently living in Oakland, California collaborating with plants to design spaces, build community, and create educational experiences.

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Plant Shopping

Plantkind 

An online plant shop making gardening accessible. Our mission is to help you spend quality time with your plant friends and inspire healthy relationships with nature.


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Available for select residential landscape design projects in California.


Offshoot 
Not your grandparents’ garden club newsletter

Plant Outfits 
Studio visits with ceramic artists

Ello Gardens 
Community based research lab

"By it’s constant demand it makes of the gardeners life a grand adventure”
— Paulo Coelho