What You'll Get
It's never too late to learn something new or sharpen your skills, and the New York Botanical Garden has learning opportunities of all varieties. Whether you want to spiff up your yard, try your hand at art or make your own herbal remedies at home, there's a class for you. Botanical art and illustration classes teach you how to make beautiful pieces of art in a variety of mediums, while gardening, botany and horticulture glass will help you realize all of your backyard dreams. There are also wellness, crafting and photography classes to round out your education.
October 25, 2016: The Good Garden: Thoughts on Residential Landscape Design by Ed Hollander
Called a “landscape guru” by Architectural Digest, and lauded with Honor Awards by the American Society of Landscape Architecture, Edmund Hollander is one of New York City’s biggest names in residential landscape design. Ecology, practicality, and aesthetics receive equal billing in the work of Hollander Design | Landscape Architects, his firm with offices in New York City, the Hamptons, and Chicago. Designing gorgeous green spaces of repose from the Hamptons to Hong Kong, Hollander is known especially for his award-winning gardens that integrate a site’s human, natural, and architectural ecology. He will share his design principles as illustrated in a portfolio of outstanding regional, national, and international projects in this afternoon lecture at The New York Botanical Garden. CEUs are available.
- February 21, 2017: In the Garden: Advice from a Color Specialist*
For designers in any field, finding the right color for the job is essential. For landscape designers, who must consider ever-changing light and the seasonal growth of plants, choosing appropriate color schemes can be complex and challenging. Famed color consultant Eve Ashcraft turns her highly trained eye to the garden, offering advice for the colors of paving, walls, furniture, pools, and decorative objects as well as for plants, in this afternoon lecture at The New York Botanical Garden. CEUs are available.
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