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January, 2019

Wednesday 23 January 2019

Design Your Own Garden: 6-session course

The aim of this 6-session course is to give you some basic skills, knowledge and confidence to design or revamp your own garden to suit your lifestyle and budget.

By the end of the course you will be able to draw up a scale plan, with at least one planting …

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February, 2019

24 February - 2 March 2019

Garden House trip to Madeira

We have now completed our arrangements for the Garden House visit to Madeira.  Confirmed dates are 24 February to 2 March 2019.

We are working with Exodus Travels, a reputable, established travel company that has an ethos that chimes with ours. They also have all the necessary travel licenses, which …

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March, 2019

Starts Thursday 07 March 2019

Flowers, Foliage, Form, Function, Fashion and Fun!

For all lovers of plants we bring you an exciting new 6-session course at the Garden House, focusing on 6 F’s – Flowers, Foliage, Form, Function, Fashion and Fun! – and offering a different perspective to our many other courses.

It is our hope by the end of the course …

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Starts Thursday 7 March 2019

Gardening from Scratch: 6-session course

Have fun and be inspired as you learn the basics of gardening. Our Thursday evening course is designed for beginner gardeners – to improve your knowledge and gardening skills and to give you the confidence to nurture and enjoy your garden.

“I loved the course, learnt more than expected and …

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April, 2019

3 April 2019

Garden House trip to Japan

From 3-17 April 2019 we will enjoy our third trip to Japan – this time in spring to see the renowned and very beautiful cherry blossom!  We will be staying in 4-star hotels in Kyoto, Hiroshima, Hakone and Tokyo, visiting the wondrous gardens, shrines and temples, and enjoying the food …

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Starting Tuesday 23 April 2019

Botanical illustration, Beginners and Improvers: 4-session course

A botanical illustration course suitable for beginners and improvers.

Working with specimens from the garden, create accurate botanical studies with guidance from professional botanical art tutor Leigh Ann Gale.

On this 4-session course you will learn the fundamental skills for drawing and painting botanically, including accurate, observational study, the effect …

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June, 2019

Saturday 29 June 2019

Magic of Ireland 2019

Join our Garden House trip to the gardens of Dublin and Cork – Saturday 29 June to Saturday 06 July 2019.

We are delighted to offer this exciting trip to Ireland, starting in Dublin and travelling through to Cork, to visit and share the magic of some very special gardens.…

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