Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Mon 1 — Fri 5 Aug 2016
Over five days of outdoor painting, award-winning artists David Forster will help students to explore colour, mark, tone and texture. Price includes lunch.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 3 Aug 2016
Come along to a guided tour of the Botanic Cottage, simultaneously the newest and oldest building in the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 5 Aug 2016
Free sessions with refreshments and activities inspired by the Garden for people affected by dementia.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 5 — Sun 7 Aug 2016
Beginning with observational drawing using trees found in the Gardens or sketching the diverse landscapes around us: Followed by working in the studio where you will be guided in designing a composition in order to create a painting using acrylics.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 6 Aug — Sun 6 Nov 2016
Nepal's spectacular plant diversity is matched by it's colourful cultural heritage and dramatic Himalayan scenery. For centuries Nepalese people have used plants for food, medicine, construction and fuel, and plants continue to sustain livelihoods.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 7 Aug 2016
Be inspired to make your own work of art as we explore the beauty of the Garden using a wide range of colourful and tactile materials. Explore the flowers of Nepal through printing and paper craft and make your own garland to celebrate summer.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 13 Aug 2016
This one-day workshop will give you the skills needed to create your own uniquely gorgeous wedding arrangements. You will learn how to put together your own bridal bouquet, buttonholes and corsages, as well as a simple, yet highly effective table decoration.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 24 — Sun 28 Aug 2016
Get hands on with free cell science activities and meet researchers from the Welcome Trust Centre for Cell Biology as part of the Glass Life exhibition depicting the hidden inner workings of living cells.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 25 Aug 2016
Meet in the Arid Lands Glasshouse for a tour with Gunnar our Xerophytic plant grower and find out how plants have adapted to survive with little water. Come along to find out more about our stunning collection of plants from the people who care for them.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 26 — Sun 28 Aug 2016
Can you crack the biological codes to escape the cell? Our escape room is a challenge for adults and teens that will explore the hidden inner workings of the living cell as part of the Glass Life exhibition.