WORKSHOPS

  • Festive Willow Weaving
    Sat, 07 Dec
    Global Gardens
    07 Dec 2019, 10:00 – 16:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Join us to make festive reindeers and stars with artist and weaver Imogen Higgins.
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  • Winter Creative Writing
    Sat, 30 Nov
    Global Gardens
    30 Nov 2019, 11:00 – 13:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Join us in the Global Gardens greenhouse for a creative writing workshop with writer-in-resident Lucy Smith.
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  • Drawing Natural Forms
    Sat, 26 Oct
    Global Gardens
    26 Oct 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Join us at Global Gardens to study natural forms, using mixed media including pencil, charcoal and ink with artist-in-resident, Lucy Mebarki.
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  • Autumn berry and nut inks
    Sat, 21 Sep
    Global Gardens
    21 Sep 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Harvest, make and play with botanical inks: with organic artist Cat Lewis.
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  • Creative writing workshop
    Sat, 31 Aug
    Global Gardens
    31 Aug 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Join us for this summer creative writing workshop with our writer-in-residence Lucy Smith. We’ll do a gardening activity together then sit down to write, using the garden as inspiration. All abilities are welcome, just bring pen and paper.
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  • Cyanotype workshop
    Sat, 17 Aug
    Global Gardens
    17 Aug 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Come to the garden and have a go at making a cyanotype with Global Gardens food coordinator and photographer Vaida.
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  • Anthotype workshop
    Sat, 10 Aug
    Global Gardens
    10 Aug 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Come to the garden and have a go at making an anthotype with Global Gardens food coordinator and photographer, Vaida.
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  • Beeswax: food wraps, candles and cosmetics
    27 Jul 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Artist Lucy Mebarki will lead a workshop at Global Gardens exploring uses of beeswax in domestic products. We will make waxed cloth food wraps, candles and simple cosmetics, and customise them with different fabrics, pigments and scents.
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  • Willow weaving bumble bees
    Sat, 06 Jul
    Global Gardens
    06 Jul 2019, 10:00 – 16:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Join us for this willow weaving workshop with artist and willow weaver Imogen Higgins.
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  • Botanical colours
    Sat, 01 Jun
    Global Gardens
    01 Jun 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    A day to play and discover how plants from the garden can be used for making dyes and inks with Cat Lewis. Bring your own cloth to recycle. We will also have some on hand if you don't have any.
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  • Salad growing: indoors and outdoors
    Sat, 04 May
    Global Gardens
    04 May 2019, 14:00 – 17:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Join us for this salad growing workshop with Sophie, salad grower at Cardiff Salad Gardens.
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  • Spring Creative Writing Workshop
    Sat, 06 Apr
    Global Gardens
    06 Apr 2019, 11:00 – 14:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NT, UK
    Join us for a creative writing workshop in the spring garden. We’ll do a gardening activity together then sit down to write, using the garden as inspiration. All abilities are welcome, just bring pen and paper. Hot drinks and tasty snacks provided!
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  • Biodynamic planting
    Sat, 09 Mar
    Global Gardens
    09 Mar 2019, 10:00 – 15:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NE, UK
    Learn more about the biodynamic planting calendar and planetary rhythms with Kai.
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  • Fruit tree pruning
    Sat, 16 Feb
    Global Gardens
    16 Feb 2019, 10:00 – 13:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NE, UK
    Join us for this practical workshop with Kai on fruit tree pruning. We will learn more about top fruit pruning (apple and pear trees) and soft fruit pruning (blackcurrants).
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  • Salad growing with Sophie
    Sat, 27 Oct
    Global Gardens
    27 Oct 2018, 14:00 – 17:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NE, UK
    Join us for an introduction to organic salad growing through the year with Sophie Durnan (Cardiff Salad Garden).
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  • Saving seeds: harvesting, storing and sharing
    27 Oct 2018, 10:00 – 13:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NE, UK
    Join us for a hands-on practical workshop on seed-saving.
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  • Intro to Biodynamics
    Sat, 20 Oct
    Global Gardens
    20 Oct 2018, 10:00 – 15:00
    Global Gardens, Cardiff CF14 3NE, UK
    Join us for an introduction to biodynamic gardening with Kai.
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