Emily Beggs

Emily is a teacher, ecological anthropologist and chef. Together with her brother JT, she runs Kin & Kitchen, a culinary outfit offering nature-based private chef services and foraging classes to clients throughout California. She has studied cooking, botany, and herbal medicine with chefs and healers throughout the Americas, from California to Chile. A gatherer at heart, Emily loves combining techniques and recipes from various culinary and healing traditions with local, wild harvested and seasonal ingredients. She lives in Bonny Doon, teaches Anthropology at De Anza College, and is passionate about supporting students of all ages to find confidence and creativity in the kitchen while cultivating a deep connection to nature.

Tamara Cucchiara

Tamara's clients travel from all over the Bay Area and surrounding Counties to learn from this recognized expert. Her succulent designs have been recognized as real living art, and she has won several first place awards at the Santa Cruz County Fair for her unique succulent designs. We are proud to have Tamara as a visiting expert instructor!

Tamara Cucchiara
Succulent Diva Designs
Owner/Designer/Teacher/ Consultant
510 978 8588
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