Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 28 Apr — Mon 30 June 2014
Explore the techniques and expressive joys of landscape watercolour painting.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 29 Apr — Tues 1 July 2014
This new garden design course focuses mainly on the selection of plants for various settings and growing conditions, and explains how to create that all important year round interest for your garden. Taught by John Taylor.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 10 May 2014
Want to grow your own vegetables but don't know when to start?
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 11 May 2014
Lean to identify some common rhododendrons through an introduction to identification using keys. Includes a lab-based session and walk to practise some of the techniques learned.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 29 May — Thurs 26 June 2014
Learn how to view, draw and paint nature in the manner of five different commonwealth artists.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 31 May 2014
Explore the cobweb felt technique and learn how to make your garden last.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 7 — Sat 14 June 2014
Learn how to get the most out of your digital camera and discover the advantages of taking plant photographs digitally. This introductory course will teach you how to use your camera for the best results. It also includes ways of presenting your images.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 7 June 2014
Natural dyes produce an amazing diversity of rich and complex colours as well as unexpected results. Join Ann Ross for this workshop that will...
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 14 — Sun 15 June 2014
The garden is the inspiration for this programme, so we will be using flowers, leaves, seeds, stems and natural dyes from the plants grown both at Edinburgh Botanics and in the artist’s garden to make distinctive and unique papers.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 14 June 2014
There are around 70 species of fern and on this one-day workshop you will learn some of the simple skills to identify the most common ones around Edinburgh. You will also learn about their life cycle and useful distinguishing features, and enjoy putting your new knowledge into practice in the Garden.