Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 1 — Sun 2 Nov 2014
A beginners hands-on course concentrating on basic tapestry weaving skills that lays a foundation for future study.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 1 Nov 2014 — Sat 5 Sept 2015
This two-day course will explain and tackle the bewildering choice of rootstocks and varieties, as well as general maintenance or summer pruning to help you establish trained fruit for your garden with confidence.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sun 2 Nov 2014
This one-day course introduces students to the use of sound as a therapy, gives teaching in how to use sound themselves and how to play some of the instruments.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 4 Nov 2014
Join local wine merchant Vino at RBGE's magnificent Caledonian Hall to taste samples of their Scottish craft beers, French and sparkling wines, accompanied by buffet style food.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 11 Nov 2014
Hear about a recent visit to Myanmar, collecting herbarium specimens in this land of great biodiversity.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 12 Nov — Wed 10 Dec 2014
With guidance from Lizzie Sanders learn to create the textures to make your fruit truly delicious. Lizzie will demonstrate dry brush technique and provide one-to-one assistance each week. Suitable for intermediate +
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 15 — Sun 16 Nov 2014
Learn how to make expressive drawings of winter trees using pen and ink. This introductory course explores the rich collections of the Garden and will teach essential methods of observing, understanding and drawing trees. Sarah will also share and discuss her own drawings and sketchbooks.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 20 Nov 2014
Prizegiving, talks, and wine and food provided.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 22 Nov 2014
On this one-day workshop we will use a combination of dry and wet felt making techniques and learn to “draw” with fibres to create your own impressionist picture. Suitable for all abilities.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 4 Dec 2014
Ali Gower, owner of The Chocolate Tree (one of the very few chocolatiers in the UK who make their own chocolate) will explain the challenges of making chocolate from bean to bar. A range of produce will be offered for tasting.