Save money & create your own design. A 2-day illustrated, step-by-step design course to take you through the process of designing your own garden.
Includes lunch & refreshments
Part 1 – CONCEPT & CONSTRAINTS Subjects covered:Drawing inspiration from your surroundings. Developing your brief. The design concept. Efficient use of space. Treatment of boundaries. Neighbours and the law. Managing small level changes. Colour & light in a small space
Part 2 – DESIGN & IMPLEMENTATION. Subjects covered:Drainage in a small town garden. Detailing your design. Choosing hard landscaping materials. Logistics & practicalities. The design documents. Contracts & engaging a contractor
By the end of the 2 days you will have:A labelled, scale drawing of your own design. Have considered suitable hard landscaping materials. An understanding of the legal requirements & responsibilities. Confidence to instruct & engage a contractor to build your garden. Scaled planting area outlined (a follow-on planting design course will run Spring 2021)
Includes: Complimentary light lunch and refreshments during the day.
Pre-course instructions for preparation.
An illustrated booklet to work through, with comprehensive notes.
Step-by-step guidance from ‘concept to contractor’
Max. 12 in the group
NOTE:Both days (Part 1 & 2) must be attended to take full advantage of this course:
Part 1 – Thursday 10th Sept 2020
Part 2 – Thursday 17th Sept 2020
Early Bird Ticket £230 for both days (first 8 tickets sold)Standard Ticket £260 for both days