Classes

Classes

To register for classes call us at 360-466-3821 or 1-800-585-8200

June Classes and Workshops

 

 

Casablanca Floral
Cut Flower Workshop
Saturday, June 2 10 a.m. – noon
pre-payment required  class fee: $75

static1.squarespace.comWe are thrilled to partner with owner and floral designer, Maura Whalen from Casablanca Floral in Seattle, in this two hour hands-on, fresh cut flower workshop. Learn the essential skills of basic floral design including techniques on how to choose, anchor, and place garden roses, peonies and other fresh cut flowers – all from small farms in Skagit Valley – into a unique vessel.

By the end of the workshop, you’ll leave with a stunning compote floral arrangement and invaluable new skills and the confidence to create a flower-filled life.

 

 

Apps & Snaps for iPhone
and iPad Gardeners
Saturday, June 23 11 a.m. – noon
reservations required   class fee: $8

rubber-bucketsEvery gardener who seeks to capture the elusive
moments of perfection in plants and gardens
inevitably turns to photography. John and
Kathy Willson use the classroom interactively to teach
how they use the newest digital gardening tools – the iPhone and
iPad – to capture and archive the stunning beauty and grandeur
of gardens around the world. Take home skills with five new apps
to immediately grow and harvest your garden photography skills.
Make sure your phones are charged!
 
 
 

Whimsical Water Features
& Garden Art
Saturday, June 30 11 a.m. – noon
reservations required   class fee: $8

29594757_1641915955856222_7466051001885790221_nWant to add a unique water feature to your backyard this summer?  Building fountains out of found objects such as tea kettles, watering cans and terra cotta pots makes a unique DIY fountain to enjoy throughout the summer.

Instructor, Fred Bell, demonstrates how to make your own fountain during class. Bring your notebooks and imagination!