Thursday, June 30th 2011
5th Annual Jazz Fest Glen Ellyn to Feature 5th Hursthouse Jazz Garden
Saturday, July 9th will be the fifth year that Hursthouse has designed and built the Jazz Garden at Jazz Fest Glen Ellyn. Come see what the Hursthouse Design Team has in store for this year’s garden!
Wednesday, June 22nd 2011
Hursthouse on Naperville Garden Club Walk
Bob and Robbi Hursthouse’s beautifully landscaped home to be featured on the Naperville Garden Club’s Garden Walk on Saturday, June 25th, 2011 from 10:00am – 3:00pm. Five Naperville gardens will be on this year’s tour.
Thursday, April 14th 2011
Jeff True to teach Front Yard Design at Butterfield Park District
Tuesday, March 01st 2011
Hursthouse Marketing Materials Win National Design Award
Neenah Paper Company recognizes creative excellence, technical craftsmanship and the ability to highlight the unique features of their paper. Hursthouse pocket folder and business card won a Silver Award for the midwest region of the United States. The Hursthouse marketing materials are designed in partnership with White Space, LLC.
Wednesday, February 23rd 2011
Tom Selinger to teach Design Presentations - The Colored Pencil
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, to teach “Design Presentations – The Colored Pencil” on two Saturdays, March 26th and April 2nd, 2011, from 9:00a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe.
Friday, February 04th 2011
Joshua Griffin to Teach at Garden Clubs of Illinois
Joshua Griffin, Designer, to teach at the Garden Clubs of Illinois meeting in Warrenville on Feb. 10th, 2011. Joshua will teach two sessions for their certificate program. The first session will be, “The History of Landscape Design in America” and the second, “The Landscape Design Process”.
Friday, February 04th 2011
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, to teach at University of Illinois
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, to teach a Landscape Graphics Studio course at the University of Illinois on February 22, 2011. The workshop is to be presented for 30 students enrolled in the Horticulture, Landscape Architecture, and Urban Planning departments.
Friday, January 07th 2011
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, to teach Presentation Graphics
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, to teach Presentation Graphics, Thursdays from Jan. 13th through March 17th, 2011, at Chicago Botanic Garden.
Friday, January 07th 2011
Tom Selinger, Jeff True, and Greg Schaumburg to present at ILCA Mid-Am Conference
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, Jeff True, Vice President of Operations, and Greg Schaumburg, Senior Landscape Designer, to present at the Illinois Landscape Contractor’s Association’s “Mega Design Studio” at Navy Pier, January 18, 2011. Greg and Jeff will present Sustainable Landscapes, and Tom will lead a Graphics Workshop.
YouTube videos available to view this event.
Thursday, January 06th 2011
Hursthouse Awarded 2011 ILCA Gold for “Once Upon A Front Porch”
The Hursthouse Team just received word of the 2011 Excellence in Landscape Gold Award. The awards program will be Friday, March 11th at the Belvedere in Elk Grove Village. The award is for the design/build of this Glen Ellyn home landscape.
Friday, November 12th 2010
Joshua Griffin to teach at Garden Clubs of Illinois
Joshua Griffin, Designer, taught at the Garden Clubs of Ilinois meeting in Warrenville on November 11, 2010. He taught two sessions for their Certificate Program. The first was Design Resources and second, Basics of a Site Plan.
Friday, September 17th 2010
Hursthouse Wins Entrepreneurial Excellence Award from "The Business Ledger"
Bob Hursthouse, President of Hursthouse Landscape Architects and Contractors, accepted a regional spirit award from John P. Calamos Sr. (Calamos Asset Management). The award from The Business Ledger, honored the company's contribution to Chicago's western suburbs and Du Page County, at the 11th annual awards presentation on September 16, 2010 at Danada House in Wheaton, Illinois.
Thursday, September 16th 2010
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, to teach Landscape Graphics
Tom Selinger, Director of Design, to teach Landscape Graphics at Chicago Botanic Garden, Thursdays from Sept. 16th through Nov. 18th, 2010.
Monday, August 16th 2010
Greg Schaumburg named to Board of Directors for Midwest Ecological Landscape Association
In August of 2010, Greg Schaumburg was named to a 3 year term on the Board of Directors for the Midwest Ecological Landscape Association.
Monday, July 12th 2010
Hursthouse Celebrates 20 Years at Jazz Fest Glen Ellyn - July 10, 2010
The fourth annual Jazz Fest Glen Ellyn was held on Saturday, July 10th, A new Hursthouse Jazz Garden transformed Main Street between Crescent Blvd and Pennsylvania Avenue into a promenade of lush gardens, with relaxed seating oases, food and beverage tents and concert seating for the live jazz.. Hursthouse, Inc. celebrated their 20th anniversary at Jaz z Fest partying along with family, friends, and clients!
Monday, March 15th 2010
Hursthouse Receives 2010 ILCA Gold Award
On Friday, March 12, 2010, Hursthouse, Inc. received an “Excellence in Landscaping” 2010 Gold Award from the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association for the "Forever Home" in Downers Grove.
Friday, January 15th 2010
Robbi Hursthouse Celebrates 25 Years at Children’s Memorial
2010 marks the 25th year that Robbi Hursthouse has been running the garden play program at Children’s Memorial Hospital. By enabling young patients to select and nurture their own plants, this award-winning program offers a rich creative outlet that can enhance well-being and expedite healing.
Monday, October 12th 2009
Bob Hursthouse and Greg Schaumburg to speak on "Sustainable Gardens"
Bob Hursthouse and Greg Schaumburg to speak on "Sustainable Gardens" Tuesday, October 13, 2009, from 7:00-8:30 p.m. Glen Ellyn Civic Center.
Monday, July 20th 2009
Hursthouse featured in Chicago Tribune “Garden” section
Hursthouse was featured in the Sunday July 19th, 2009 Chicago Tribune “Garden” section. The article showcased “Maximum Yard” making landscape choices that have staying power.
Monday, July 13th 2009
Jeffrey True elected to Illinois Landscape Contractors Association's Board of Directors
Jeffrey True was nominated and elected to a 2-year term on the Illinois Landscape Contractors Association's Board of Directors in 2009.
Monday, May 04th 2009
Bob & Robbi Hursthouse Subjects of Chicago Egyptian Newsletter & SIU Alumni Magazine
The May 2009 issues of the Southern Illinois University Chicago alumni newsletter and SIU Alumni Magazine, feature two articles on “A Saluki You Should Know”. The first highlights Bob and Robbi Hursthouse, SIU graduates, and their company, Hursthouse, Inc. The second examines Robbi’s background and her 24 year-old Horticultural Therapy practice.
Friday, May 01st 2009
Hurst‘house’ on Cover of Naperville Magazine
The May/June 2009 cover of Naperville Magazine featured a photo of Bob & Robbi Hursthouse’s backyard viewed from inside their Naperville home.
Monday, September 29th 2008
Bob Hursthouse Judges Landscape Contractors Association of Maryland/DC/Virginia Award Entries
Bob Hursthouse was asked to judge this regional award competition in Washington D.C. on September 24th, 2008.
Wednesday, November 17th 2010
Hursthouse Projects Featured in Recent Publications
"Great Backyards" 2011 - Harris Publications, Inc.
"Chicagoland Gardening" – Growit Communications
"West Suburban Living" April 2009 – C2 Publishing, Inc.
"Backyard Solutions" – Harris Publications, Inc.
"San Antonio Express-News" – e-newslestter
"Outdoor Stonework" – Quarry Books, Rockford Press
"Great Backyards" magazine, premier issue – Harris Publications
"Water Gardens" magazine – Harris Publications
"Landscape Illinois" magazine 2008, 2009, 2010 – ILCA
"Chicago Home Magazine" – Chicagoland Publishing Co.
"Luxury Pools" Spring 2008 – Manor House Publishing, Inc.
“Great Decks & Outdoor Living” – Meredith Press
“Great Pools, Spas & Outdoor Living” – Meredith Press
“Decks-Dream It. Plan It. Build It” – Better Homes & Gardens
"Chicago Egyptian Alumni Newsletter"
"SIU Alumni Magazine"
"Garden Deck & Landscape" - Better Homes & Gardens