A hands-on workshop to learn how to use colour for vibrant planting and original combinations. You will be drawing inspiration from art, photographs and nature itself……using coloured media and magazine clippings to create an original planting scheme that reflects your chosen piece.
Beautiful Garden Colourschemes
A hands-on workshop to learn how to use colour for vibrant planting and original combinations
Colour is what brings a garden to life and in this practical, Juliet will show you how she draws inspiration from around her to create original colour-schemes and designs.
We will be drawing inspiration from art, photographs and nature itself……using coloured media and magazine clippings. After analysing the colours in an art-piece, you will then create an original planting scheme that reflects your chosen piece.
Basic colour theory
Colour theory applied to gardens
How to draw inspiration for original colour combinations
Combining plants for colourful schemes
Who is the course for?
Beginners and garden enthusiasts are welcome.
This course for anyone who loves colour and would like more colour in their garden, but is just a bit unsure about where to start.
By the end of the day you will:
Have had fun with colour
Know how to draw inspiration from art, textiles & Nature
Have the confidence to design original, vibrant planting schemes
Sussex Prairie Gardens Venue
The course is held at one of the most beautiful gardens in Sussex – where you will have free entry and the opportunity to enjoy the garden as well as purchase refreshments in the tea shop.
We will be an informal group. Juliet teaches in an accessible, workshop style with illustrated ‘info-bites’ and relevant exercises for you to think about your own garden.
As well as being an award-winning garden designer, Juliet has been teaching gardening to professionals and enthusiasts for over 15 years.
Free garden entry until 5pm
Use of coloured media
Paper and basic drawing equipment
Early Bird Ticket £80 (the first 8 tickets sold)
RHS Discount 20% £72
Standard Ticket £90
Bring your own coloured media and inspirational materials to work from, if you would like to
Date and Time
Thursday 16th July