Workshops & Courses

Please see below for upcoming gardening workshops and courses. These run across Lancashire and Manchester at established venues: Whalley Old Grammar School Community Centre in the Ribble Valley; Cedar Farm Galleries, Mawdesley; Brinscall Hall near Chorley in South Ribble; The Barlow in Edgworth, Bolton; Stitch Studio in Ramsbottom; Didsbury Parsonage Trust in Didsbury, Manchester where any practical workshops are held in the Garden Greenhouse.

If you would like me to deliver a customised workshop at your home, workplace, club or venue please click here to contact me to discuss your requirements. To join my mailing list and get monthly updates on new courses and workshops click here.

Please click on any workshop for more information or to book your place.

Please see below for upcoming gardening workshops and courses. These run across Lancashire and Manchester at established venues: Whalley Old Grammar School Community Centre in the Ribble Valley;Cedar Farm Galleries, Mawdesley; Brinscall Hall near Chorley in South Ribble; The Barlow in Edgworth, Bolton; Stitch Studio in Ramsbottom; Didsbury Parsonage Trust in Didsbury, Manchester where any practical workshops are held in the Garden Greenhouse.

If you would like me to deliver a customised workshop at your home, workplace, club or venue please click here to contact me to discuss your requirements. To join my mailing list and get monthly updates on new courses and workshops click here.

Please click on any workshop for more information or to book your place.

Christmas Wreath Workshop - morning Bolton SOLD OUT

The Barlow, 216 Bolton Road, Edgworth, Bolton BL7 0AP

Sunday 2 December, 10.30am - 12.30pm  £30

Christmas Wreath Workshop - afternoon Whalley SOLD OUT

Whalley Old Grammar School Community Centre, Station Road, Whalley BB7 9RH

Saturday 24 November, 1.30pm - 3.30pm  £30

Christmas Wreath Workshop - morning Whalley SOLD OUT

Whalley Old Grammar School Community Centre, Station Road, Whalley BB7 9RH

Sunday 25 November, 10.30am - 12.30pm  £30

Christmas Wreath Workshop - afternoon Bolton - SOLD OUT

The Barlow, 216 Bolton Road, Edgworth, Bolton BL7 0AP

Sunday 2 December, 10.30am - 3.30pm  £30

Christmas Indoor Wreath Workshop - evening Ramsbottom SOLD OUT

45 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom, BL0 9AD 

Thursday 6 December, 7.00pm - 9.00pm  £30

Terrarium Workshop Ramsbottom

Stitch Studio, 45 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom
Sunday 10 February, 1.30pm - 3.00pm  £30

Grow Your Own Vegetables, Herbs and Fruit Workshop - Didsbury

Didsbury Parsonage, Stenner Lane, Didsbury, Manchester M20 2RQ 

Saturday 9 March, 10.30am - 3.00pm  £60

Beginners' Gardening Skills Workshop - Whalley

Whalley Old Grammar School Community Centre, Station Road, Whalley BB7 9RH

Saturday 23 March, 10.00am - 3.00pm  £60

Introduction to Garden Design Workshop - Ormskirk

Cedar Farm Galleries, Mawdesley, Ormskirk
Saturday 6 April, 10.00am -3.00pm  £60

Plant Propagation Skills Workshop - Didsbury

The Greenhouse, Didsbury Parsonage, Stenner Lane, Didsbury, Manchester M20 2RQ 

Saturday 11 May, 10.30am - 3.00pm  £60

Creative Container Gardening Workshop Ramsbottom

Stitch Studio, 45 Bridge Street, Ramsbottom
Saturday 18 May, 10.00am  3.00pm  £60

“I do consider myself to be a reasonable gardener, but Sue really made me think about planting in a different way!”

Cheryl – Attendee at Garden Design Basics evening class

“A very imaginative course which gives you more ideas and more information on what plants and foliage you can look for.”

Stella, Whalley – Attendee at Creative Container Gardening evening class

“Excellent and very knowledgeable tutor, great venue and fascinating workshop with lots of useful practical tips and advice.”

Glen, Bromley Cross – Attendee at Plant Propagation Workshop

“Really informative course, good content delivered at a good pace.  Group numbers small enough to be personal but large enough to be fun and interactive.”

Michelle, Rossendale – Attendee at Grow Your Own evening class

“This was a great course.  As a novice to gardening I found the course interesting with some great ideas that I cannot wait to try.”

Vicki, Didsbury – Attendee at Creative Container Gardening workshop

“I have thoroughly enjoyed the day.  It was aimed just right and I’m going hone with loads of ideas to think about.  Lovely lunch too!  Thank you.”

Lesley – Attendee at Introduction to Garden Design workshop

“As a novice, the course has really helped me to form a plan as to how to approach making changes in my garden.”

Neil, Didsbury – Attendee at Designing with Plants workshop

“Thoroughly enjoyable day.  Information well presented and understandable.  Can’t wait to get home and get going!.”

Anna, Bury – Attendee at Designing with Plants workshop

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