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  1. Add Watercolour Painting Day: 'Sunlit Flower Pots' to your Itinerary

    Watercolour Painting Day: 'Sunlit Flower Pots'

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    Demonstration

    Exton, Oakham

    Join local artist Sandra Peck for a really enjoyable, relaxed and informative day. It doesn't matter whether you are a beginner or have been painting for a while. You will have a chance to sit up close and watch detailed demonstration and then have…

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    27 June 2019Open 10:30 - 16:00
  2. Add Love Your Garden Bugs to your Itinerary

    Love Your Garden Bugs

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Ever wondered exactly what some of those beasties are as you work in the garden? Sally Cunningham's course is an introduction to garden pests and predators, and the others which simply live in your garden minding their own business. You'll learn how…

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    3 July 2019Open 10:30 - 16:30
  3. Add Growing Veg Indoors and Out to your Itinerary

    Growing Veg Indoors and Out

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Are you a virgin veg grower? Want to learn which seedlings are weeds and what's a plant, or are you nervous about taking on more than you can dig? Join Sally Cunningham to find out how to start growing vegetables- even if your garden is small or…

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    Barnsdale Gardens, Rutland

    Dates

    From:
    17 July 2019Open 10:30 - 16:30
  4. Add Glass Fusing Workshop to your Itinerary

    Glass Fusing Workshop

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    Workshop

    Langham

    Come along to our 2 hour workshop and create your own glass pieces. Whether its a coaster, hanging or home decoration, lose yourself in some satisfying craft. Workshop costs £15 plus materials used on the day. To book your place please e-mail…

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    From:
    20 July 2019Open 10:30 - 12:30
  5. Add Watercolour Painting: 'Campanula' to your Itinerary

    Watercolour Painting: 'Campanula'

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Join local artist Sandra Peck for a really enjoyable, relaxed and informative day. It doesn't matter whether you are a beginner or have been painting for a while. You will have a chance to sit up close and watch detailed demonstration and then have…

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    From:
    25 July 2019Open 10:30 - 16:00
  6. Add Photography Workshop: 'Point & Shoot' to your Itinerary

    Photography Workshop: 'Point & Shoot'

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Learn how to take the perfect picture with award-winning botanical and garden photographer Hemant Jariwala. This inspiring workshop covers the use of light, composition and colour and includes lots of useful tips and new techniques which will change…

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    3 Aug 2019Open 09:30 - 16:30
  7. Add Gardening in Shade to your Itinerary

    Gardening in Shade

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    Learning

    Exton, Oakham

    Discover a range of plants that are perfect for the shady areas in your garden and clever ways to improve growing conditions and broaden your scope for planting. Nick Hamilton's morning course combines indoor tuition with an outdoor exploration of…

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    From:
    12 Aug 2019Open 10:00 - 12:30
  8. Add Watercolour Painting: Garden Views to your Itinerary

    Watercolour Painting: Garden Views

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Join local artist Sandra Peck for a really enjoyable, relaxed and informative day. It doesn't matter whether you are a beginner or have been painting for a while. You will have a chance to sit up close and watch detailed demonstration and then have…

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    From:
    22 Aug 2019Open 10:30 - 16:00
  9. Add Watercolour Painting: 'Little Things' to your Itinerary

    Watercolour Painting: 'Little Things'

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Join local artist Sandra Peck for another really enjoyable, relaxed and informative day. It doesn't matter whether you are a beginner or have been painting for a while. You will have a chance to sit up close and watch detailed demonstration and then…

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    From:
    12 Sept 2019Open 10:30 - 16:00
  10. Add Dry Stone Walling to your Itinerary

    Dry Stone Walling

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    Workshop

    Egleton

    A 2 day course run by local expert John Shone - you will have a brief introduction to this ancient craft and the language associated with it. You will then build your own stretch of wall.
    We provide all the tools and materials.
    You will need to…

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    From:
    14 Sept 2019to15 Sept 2019Open 09:45 - 16:00
  11. Add Preparing Your Garden for Winter to your Itinerary

    Preparing Your Garden for Winter

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    In these days of global warming and changing weather patterns, the term putting your garden to bed for winter no longer really applies, but there are still plenty of jobs that need to be carried out before the cold weather really kicks in. Nick…

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    From:
    17 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 12:30
  12. Add Composting to your Itinerary

    Composting

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Being able to compost all that free material that we generate at home and in the garden is an exciting thought. This course will show you how! Nick Hamilton takes a look at what can and cannot be composted, the requirements of a compost heap,…

    Dates

    From:
    19 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 12:30
  13. Add Rose Pruning to your Itinerary

    Rose Pruning

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Roses are notorious for being tricky to trim so if you're petrified of pruning, join Barnsdale's Head Gardener Jon Brocklebank for a morning of simple step-by-step demonstrations and learn exactly how and when to tackle each different type.

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    From:
    26 Sept 2019Open 10:00 - 12:30
  14. Add Wildlife Lino Printing With Richard Jarvis to your Itinerary

    Wildlife Lino Printing With Richard Jarvis

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    Participatory Event

    Egleton

    A day of lino cutting and printing under the expert guidance of wildlife artist and printmaker Richard Jarvis.

    Dates

    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  15. Add Garden Design Workshop to your Itinerary

    Garden Design Workshop

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    While many of us are more than competent to design and decorate our homes the ideas can often dry up as soon as we move outside. Just where is the best place for a patio or path, the shed, greenhouse or a possible arbour and of course the whole…

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    From:
    5 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30
  16. Add Willow Animal Workshop to your Itinerary

    Willow Animal Workshop

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Grab your secateurs and join country craftsman Martin Keeley to learn all about willow and create something beautiful to take home. In the morning you'll learn the basics of weaving and make a simple fish, then after lunch in the Tea Room you can…

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    From:
    9 Oct 2019Open 09:30 - 04:00
  17. Add Pruning Shrubs to your Itinerary

    Pruning Shrubs

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    If the thought of pruning your shrubs brings you out in a cold sweat, then this is the course for you! Join Barnsdale's Head Gardener Jon Brocklebank as he tackles plants in the various pruning groups in two hours of easy-to-follow practical…

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    From:
    9 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 12:30
  18. Add Vegetables All the Year Round to your Itinerary

    Vegetables All the Year Round

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Aimed at both experienced and novice growers, Nick Hamilton's course will show you the many ways you can extend your growing season; learn all about different vegetable varieties, propagation by seed, growing in beds, storage, and the importance of…

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    From:
    16 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:00
  19. Add Watercolour Painting: 'Beautiful Backgrounds' to your Itinerary

    Watercolour Painting: 'Beautiful Backgrounds'

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    Type:

    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    Join local artist Sandra Peck for another really enjoyable, relaxed and informative day. It doesn't matter whether you are a beginner or have been painting for a while. You will have a chance to sit up close and watch detailed demonstration and then…

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    From:
    17 Oct 2019Open 10:30 - 16:00
  20. Add Planting Design Workshop to your Itinerary

    Planting Design Workshop

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    Workshop

    Exton, Oakham

    If your garden is not achieving everything you envisaged and you're unsure what to do, then why not join internationally renowned garden designer David Stevens for this very special workshop. David will take you through all the basics, as well as…

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    From:
    19 Oct 2019Open 10:00 - 16:30

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