Education Courses

Blue Poppy (Meconopsis) Workshop

This one day workshop will look at cultivation and propagation techniques for successfully growing Meconopsis.

RBGE Certificate in Field Botany

RBGE Certificate in Field Botany

This intensive course introduces a wide range of practical field botany skills, including survey techniques, collection, identification, preservation and curation of botanical specimens.

A Book of One's Own

Creatively prepare papers around a simple theme before stitching them together as a highly individual, imaginative book either as a finished item on its own or a starting point for your words and/or images.

Digital Plant Photography II

A one-day advanced course, suitable for those who have attended Digital Plant Photography I or who have experience of using a high-end digital camera.

Your Garden in Summer

With everything in full swing in the garden in summer, there are a host of jobs to do.

Wildflower Identification at Dawyck

This one day workshop includes a hands-on session to teach you some basic skills, plus a field trip for a chance to put them into practice.

Introduction to Botanical Art

Introduction to Botanical Art

This intensive 5-day course is aimed at anyone new to botanical painting or watercolour and will teach you the basics of Botanical Art to allow you to enjoy capturing the incredible character of plants. Price includes lunch.

RBGE Certificate in Practical Horticulture (Summer School) *ILA

RBGE Certificate in Practical Horticulture (Summer School) *ILA

This 10 day practical course will teach you the key skills needed for horticulture, including soil management, propagation and pruning. To receive the certificate you will need to pass the practical exam at the end of the course.

RBGE Certificate in Botanical Illustration (Summer School) *ILA

RBGE Certificate in Botanical Illustration (Summer School) *ILA

The RBGE Certificate in Botanical Illustration provides a formalised introduction to the basics skills of drawing and painting needed to record plants. It is aimed at art or botany enthusiasts wanting to build up a portfolio, or as a Foundation to the RBGE Diploma in Botanical Illustration.

Trainings in Mindfulness

Trainings in Mindfulness

This course is designed for those who have an interest in working with their mind in a clear and relaxed way.

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