Lydia Neilsen is a gardener, educator, soil builder, and earth lover. She is the co-designer and manager of the Westside Permaculture House in Santa Cruz, a demonstration garden for the use of home scale permaculture design, where she lives with her partner Lochlan and their son Ailin. She is also the Garden Teacher and Garden Manager of the one acre biodynamic garden and small orchard at the Santa Cruz Waldorf School, where she brings permaculture to the children, the campus and the community. She and Lochlan have a Permaculture and Biodynamic Consultation Business called Dirt Dragon Designs, so named for the dragon shaped cob oven they built with their housemates and friends.
Dirt Dragon Designs (831) 466-0416

Lydia Neilsen