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Due to the Covid-19 crisis we have postponed all our day courses for the time being for your safety and well-being. We have launched two interactive online courses for Planning and Planting Borders and Introduction to Garden Design. These are now available to book on the website, costing £120 per course and include 6 weeks interaction with Caroline for feedback via a closed Facebook group. We would be delighted to upgrade those of you who have already booked day courses onto the online course equivalent with our compliments. Both of the online courses give you the opportunity to ask Caroline questions about your own garden with the support of Caroline’s professional advice and many years of experience.

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"I wanted to say a huge thank you for the wonderfully inspiring 10 week Garden Design course last autumn."
Briony D

"I was looking for a career change after moving areas two years ago and from my first visit to the school I was impressed by the enthusiasm and professional approach of all involved. The course involves a balance of theory and teaching, with guest lecturers adding to Caroline’s core instruction, and practical work. Feedback from ‘real’ clients has been invaluable."
Dena W
"Thank you for a totally inspiring day. I thoroughly enjoyed every minute of it and want to begin working on my survey, planting plans and mood board straight away. There is a whole lot to learn but instead of being overwhelmed I am very excited knowing that I can take my creativity and put it into a more structured plan to help move forward."
Anita C
"I attended your garden design day course last week and I just wanted to thank you for such an enjoyable and informative day. We both loved it and felt your amazing enthusiasm was deliciously contagious. Loads of ideas now buzzing around."
Rosalie A
"I just wanted to let you know how much I've enjoyed the last 10 weeks and how much I've learned from you and from the others on the course. I will miss Wednesdays at the gardening school but I'm looking forward to seeing everyone again at Malvern - and to turning my design into a reality in my own garden! And hopefully to steering my career in a totally different direction as a garden designer."
Carole N
“A belated but heartfelt thank you of the super day I spent at the school a few Saturdays ago! It was a real inspiration, and I am just itching to put ideas into practice and to learn more!”
Elaine M
"Thank you so much for the very informative and interesting course I attended last Saturday, also for the delicious lunch. I’ve certainly come home with plenty of ideas – now I just need the time, energy and vision to put them into practice!"
Geraldine G
"Sending our sincere thanks for a thoroughly enjoyable day at the Garden Design group last Saturday. You honestly made the day so interesting and I was actually amazed how much material I seemed to retain! Believe me Caroline, this is very unusual for me..... :-)"
Maggie N
"I wanted to gain some underpinning knowledge about gardening. Coming to an Open Morning convinced me that the Cotswold Gardening School was a great place to learn. I chose to do the Professional Horticulture course and this became the highlight of my week, every week, for 10 weeks! The School is an inspiring place with great facilities."
Diana M
"Very many thanks for a splendid day on Saturday. The day course was just what I was looking for and I learnt a lot – happy coincidence that we both share clay soil and so it was enlightening to discover new plants which would survive it and to be reassured that some of my choices were also yours. I appreciate the amount you packed into a day’s teaching especially on such a warm day."
Jean M

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Twelve Week Design Your Own Garden Online

Twelve Week Design Your Own Garden Online Course

A quality, fun and supportive online course that will both inspire and inform. Caroline is looking forward to helping you to learn how to make the most of your outdoor space and draw up professional standard master layout plans. Learn how to gather your thoughts using mood boards and ensure that all your wishes for your garden come together in the creation of a cohesive space that relates to your house. We love students to ask questions and now, for the first time, we can help you to design your own garden with feedback from our school principal, Caroline. Let us help you to create the perfect design for you and your garden style with Caroline's professional guidance underpinned by her over twenty years of garden design and teaching experience.


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Suitable for


Those seeking an overview of the

theories and practices of professional garden design with lots of inspiration along the way. Those wanting to develop ideas for their own garden with Caroline’s professional guidance.


Anyone wanting to know more about how professionals design the whole garden rather than just its planting (although we do include planting too) and work on ideas for their own individual outdoor space.










What’s included



Price £495


Course starts Monday 1st June 2020

 


Design by Eleanor McArdle Design by Sarah Fletcher Please contact us before booking to check that your garden is suitable