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DIY Wire Cloches

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

IN-PERSON In this hands-on workshop learn how to make wire cloches you see in the Perennial Border at Bellevue Botanical Garden to keep rabbits from eating the plants. They make great plant supports too! Once you learn the basic skills, you can make them any size and style that suits you, creating something worthy of a place in your garden. We will supply everything you need to make one medium-sized cloche and you will receive a materials list with information...

BOTH CLASSES FULL

DIY Wire Cloches

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

IN-PERSON In this hands-on workshop learn how to make wire cloches you see in the Perennial Border at Bellevue Botanical Garden to keep rabbits from eating the plants. They make great plant supports too! Once you learn the basic skills, you can make them any size and style that suits you, creating something worthy of a place in your garden. We will supply everything you need to make one medium-sized cloche and you will receive a materials list with information...

BOTH CLASSES FULL

NPA DIY Wire Cloche-Making Workshop 

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

Taught by Tere Kaulfus, President of the Northwest Perennial Alliance. In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to make the wire cloches NPA uses in the Perennial Border at Bellevue Botanical Garden to keep rabbits from eating the plants. The cloches make great plant supports too! Once you learn the wiring skills, you can make them any size and style that suits you, creating something worthy of a place in your garden. We will supply everything you need to...

$24.50 – $35

NPA DIY Wire Cloche-Making Workshop 

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

Taught by Tere Kaulfus, President of the Northwest Perennial Alliance. In this hands-on workshop you will learn how to make the wire cloches NPA uses in the Perennial Border at Bellevue Botanical Garden to keep rabbits from eating the plants. The cloches make great plant supports too! Once you learn the wiring skills, you can make them any size and style that suits you, creating something worthy of a place in your garden. We will supply everything you need to...

$24.50 – $35

NPA Promise of Spring Lecture

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

Design Makeovers for a Climate of Change Join Sue Goetz, award-winning garden designer, writer, and speaker, to learn about designing your garden for a changing climate. Wet winters, dry summers, heat domes, atmospheric rivers, or whatever the terminology, how does all this fit the puzzle of garden design? Learn tips, techniques, and stylizing for the real world. Healthy soil, drought-tolerant plants, micro-climates, rain gardens, no lawns, and more! Before and after makeover ideas for sustainability, resilience, and adaptability.  Plant Sale & Social...

Varied Cost

Flowers and Fruit: Beginner Acrylic Painting

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

In Person Taught by Terry MacDonald. Come and create brilliant botanical artwork! This acrylic painting class is for the true beginner. Students will create two projects and learn the basics to get started painting with acrylics. Acrylics are a very versatile medium with bright colors, infinite techniques, and ease of use. Learn about the paints, brushes, surfaces, how to load a brush with paint, basic strokes and more. Students will create a small pear project and a larger botanical painting....

$87.50 – $125

NPA March Mania Plant Sale

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

Plant sale hosted by the NW Perennial Alliance March is a great time to buy plants from a select group of local small nurseries and specialty growers who sell an amazing collection of hard-to-find and old-time favorite perennials, shrubs, ferns, grasses and more. Your support helps these growers thrive and prosper, and in return they can grow even more special plants for our gardens! This is a 'Farmer's Market Style' plant sale where you purchase plants directly from each seller....

Free

Introduction to Nature Journaling: A Guided Workshop

The Aaron Education Center at the Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main St, Bellevue, WA, United States

In-person Introduction to Nature Journaling will familiarize you with the goals and practices of nature journaling based on the books of John Muir Laws. We will begin with an indoor presentation, followed by outdoor journaling practice and then opportunities to share your discoveries and interests with the rest of the group. No prior experience or art expertise is necessary. After registration, you will receive a suggested materials list.  Please dress for the weather. This workshop is geared to adults and...

$17.50 – $25