Learn how best to photograph flowers and panoramas with Capture and Create. Top tips and techniques on how best to use creative depth of field along with how to shoot and process panoramas from two experienced tutors, Sue Chapman and Doug Harman. An afternoon of image editing in Adobe’s Lightroom completes your day. Delicious lunch/refreshments are included. Tickets directly from: capture-and-create.com/shop/summer-godinton-photographic-workshop. Booking Essential.
What’s OnFrom Spring Week and Autumn Week to garden workshops, Godinton is home to a great variety of fun and informative events.
A celebration of the fabulous Delphinium collection in Godinton’s walled garden. Society members will be in the garden daily, 1pm – 4pm from Sunday 17th June until Sunday 24th June.
Lorna Wyrill from Onodrim Wood will be joining us in the gardens to help adults and children create a beautiful watercolour picture – with a difference! Make your own natural paintbrush, mix traditional watercolours, paints and ink made from plants and other natural products. Apply for free tickets.
Expert advice and plant sales, normal garden entry applies. Society members will be in the garden daily from 1pm – 4pm until Sunday 24th June.
Join Fiona Abrahams as she guides you through the gardening year on a monthly basis. Stay up to date with seasonal tasks, techniques to get the best results and practical activities. Draw inspiration from the beautiful gardens at Godinton as you watch the changes that each season brings. Contact Fiona Abrahams for more information. Fiona.firstname.lastname@example.org or 07941 580 613 £40.00 per session
Supporting St. John Ambulance, remember to bring your chairs, rugs and picnics. Tickets £12.00 all proceeds to St. John, booking required dependant on tickets sales we may have tickets on the door on the night. It is advised to book in advance. Picnics 6pm, performance 7pm.
Join Fiona Wymess, from Blueleaf Plants for a workshop on succulents. This evening workshop will guide you through plant choice, planting and caring for your succulents. Enjoy a glass of cordial or hot drink and time to wander round the gardens after hours. Booking through Blueleaf Plants, email@example.com, 01233 731 240. £40.00 per person, booking essential.
Join orchid enthusiast, Christine Bartlett, and learn how to get the most from your orchids, understand the ways to water, feed, repot and get them to flower again. Watch a demonstration and then have a go yourself at repotting a flowering orchid that you can then take home. Booking essential £35 including homemade refreshments, materials and an orchid to take home. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org Tel:07503000504
Supporting the work of the National Garden Scheme. Tearoom open, house tours. Normal entry applies.
Punch and Judy in the walled garden, enjoy a picnic remember to bring your chairs. Normal garden entry will apply to all visitors. Volunteers from East Kent Headway will be in the garden during the afternoon. Performances at 2pm and 3.30pm, picnics in the walled garden only.