Botanical Art Course

Join artist, Debbie Devauden, on a one day botanical art course and learn how to draw subjects from our beautiful gardens.

  • Booking essential

Artist, Debbie Devauden, will be running workshops throughout the year in Dyffryn.

In 2003, Debbie gained a Diploma in Botanical Illustration from the English Gardening School at the Chelsea Physic Garden. She has also exhibited locally and at the Society of Botanical Artists London exhibitions.


Event ticket prices
  • All £37.50

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Spaces are limited so please book in advance.
Under 16's must be accompanied by an adult
Unfortunately dogs are not welcome at this event.
Meeting point
The class will be taking place in the Cory Education Centre. Directional banners will be up to guide attendees.
What to bring and wear
Please bring a packed lunch with you.
All materials are provided and specimens are taken from the gardens. Cost £37.50 per person, which includes admission to the gardens. There will be no lunch provided.


Event opening times and availability
Day Times Availability
18 August 2018 10:30 - 16:00 Available
22 September 2018 10:30 - 16:00 Available
20 October 2018 10:30 - 16:00 Available

Contact Info

Dyffryn Gardens
Call 02920 593328

Upcoming events

Big butterfly count

Sun 22 Jul 2018
Grab an ID sheet , or download the app, and find your favourite spot in the gardens to sit whilst you count the different butterflies and moths that flutter past.

Heritage orchards and cider making exhibition

Sun 22 Jul 2018
Learn about the heritage of our orchards in Wales and the history of cider and perry making with this interactive touring exhibition.

Make it Mondays

Mon 23 Jul 2018
Join us every Monday during Vale of Glamorgan school holidays to take part in a craft activity.

Garden Tours

Thu 02 Aug 2018
Get a little closer to our gardens with a volunteer-led tour.

Late Night Fridays

Fri 03 Aug 2018
Make the most of the longer days and warmer nights. Join us after work and stay late, soaking up the summer sun in the gardens with music being played on the south terrace for you to enjoy the relaxed ambience.

WWI cavalry re-enactment

Sat 04 Aug 2018
A small group of re-enactors will be bringing two horses and some military style tents to give you a flavour of what life was like for soldiers during WWI.