The Art and Craft of Garden Design 2020

Tuesdays, 10am-5pm: 10th Mar, 21st Apr, 12th May, 16th Jun, 7th Jul, 18th Aug, 15th Sept, 13th Oct, 17th Nov 2020

art-and-craft-of-designAward-winning garden designer and lecturer, Annie Guilfoyle will lead this 9 month course at Great Dixter.

The garden at Great Dixter provides the perfect setting for students to learn about the art and craft of garden design. This innovative course is held one day per month and as the course unfolds you will be able to observe and study the garden throughout the changing seasons. It will incorporate the fundamentals of garden design and is delivered through seminars, demonstrations and critical appraisal of the garden. There will be a large element of practical design sessions, some of which will be garden based.


£1200 for 9 course dates. This includes Great Dixter Friends membership and associated benefits including 10% discount in the nursery and free entry to the garden.



All events including courses, Study Days and lectures until the beginning of June are postponed and new dates will be arranged to honour existing bookings.

Book online or tel: 01797 254048.
For queries email Jane Wigan:

Full course information here