Our Authors

Peter Sieling

Peter Sieling, writer, owner, and operator of Garreson Publishing, is a lifetime beekeeper and woodworker. At the age of 14, Sieling acquired his first hive, and continued to expand his apiary through high school. He has been selling lumber for the past thirty years and constructing his own equipment. His articles have been featured in Bee Culture
and Popular Woodworking. Currently, Sieling lives in upstate NY with his wife, two dogs, three cats, several peacocks, and an apiary full of bees.

Sieling offers workshops at his business in Upstate NY and is available for speaking engagements. He regularly speaks at events, clubs, and classes. Sieling is the President of the Steuben County Honeybee Association. For more information, go to www.schba.info. Despite his love bees, Sieling keeps his bees a ten minute walk away from the house because his wife and son are both highly allergic to bee venom.

When not selling lumber or keeping bees, Sieling is an avid reader. He can be found reading Langstroth, Quinby, Bevins, and Root, and all variety of books. Sieling graduated from Houghton College in 1979 with a degree in Psychology.

Sieling is readily accessible to his customers. You can contact him by phone at 607-566-8558, or stop by Garreson Lumber and visit him during the work day, provided you call or email to make sure he’ll be in. He is located at 7201 Craig Road, Bath, NY 14810. His email address is petesieling@gmail.com.

A couple of our books are also available through Amazon.

Ariele Sieling

Ariele Sieling is a writer and copyeditor, with experience in fiction, non-fiction, and adult curriculum development. Her combined experience working with wood, beekeeping, gardening, and theatrical electrics gives her a solid base for writing blogs and publishing books about bees.

Ariele graduated from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill in 2010. You can read her personal blogs at http://www.inlovewiththeuniverse.com/.

She lives in Portsmouth, NH with her cat, Goblin.

She has many books available through Amazon.

One Response to Our Authors

  1. Guillermo Guedes says:

    Hi Peter, if you are Peter Sieling from Dresden, N.Y. you might remember me living in your nice home for 3 months in winter 1971 – 72 as an exchange student from deep Peru.



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