Botanical painting workshop at Emmetts Garden

Join artist, Louise Dean at Emmetts Garden this summer as part of our Rose Festival celebrations, with a botanical painting workshop. Learn how to paint beautiful pink and white roses on this 3 hour course in the idyllic setting of the Rose Garden.

  • Booking essential

Come and enjoy a creative morning at Emmetts Garden in the Rose Garden with visiting artist, Louise Dean. With the glorious roses as your study, learn to draw from life in pencil, and then paint your canvas with acrylic paints. All drawing tools including paints, brushes, aprons, canvases and easels are fully provided as part of the workshop, as well as tea/coffee and a slice of cake from the tearooms during the mid morning break.

From the complete beginner to the more experienced artist, Louise will help you with full tuition on all aspects of creating your artwork. She is a very experienced teacher and will help you achieve a lovely result that you will be proud to take away!

Louise is a full time artist, teacher and muralist who’s favourite subject matter are botanical and birds. She works in all mediums, watercolour, acrylic and oils and is passionate about painting and helping others rediscover their creativity or to improve their existing skills.

Prices

Event ticket prices
  • All £50.00

The basics

Booking details
Call 0344 249 1895
Meeting point
Please head to the Visitor Centre on arrival.
What to bring and wear
This is an outdoor event, please come dressed for the weather, with sun cream, hats and glasses advised.
Accessibility
Hard paths in main garden. A few steps down into the Rose Garden but step free route available. Steep incline in places.

Contact Info

Name
Central Box Office
Email
emmetts@nationaltrust.org.uk
Telephone
Call 0344 249 1895

Upcoming events

IGPOTY at Emmetts Garden

Sat 21 May 2022
10:00-16:30
The 15th exhibition of the International Garden Photographer of the Year (IGPOTY) competition will visit Emmetts Garden (for the very first time) this summer. Runs 13 May to 13 July 2022.

May half term at Emmetts Garden

Sat 28 May 2022
10:00-17:00
Join us for family fun this May half term at Emmetts Garden.

The Secret Garden by New Creations Collective

Sat 11 Jun 2022
14:30-15:30
Join Mary on her journey to discovering The Secret Garden in this family-friendly, dance adaptation of the best-selling novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett at Emmetts Garden.

Botanical painting workshop at Emmetts Garden

Tue 19 Jul 2022
09:30-12:30
Join artist, Louise Dean at Emmetts Garden this summer as part of our Rose Festival celebrations, with a botanical painting workshop. Learn how to paint beautiful pink and white roses on this 3 hour course in the idyllic setting of the Rose Garden.

As You Like It by The Lord Chamberlain’s Men

Thu 11 Aug 2022
19:00-21:00
Following last year’s hugely successful tour of Macbeth, The Lord Chamberlain’s Men, return with a joyous and celebratory production of Shakespeare’s As You Like It, coming to Emmetts Garden on 11 August.

Outdoor Theatre - Rapunzel by Immersion Theatre

Tue 23 Aug 2022
16:00-17:30
Join Immersion Theatre for their production of Rapunzel at Emmetts Garden; the perfect treat for the whole family!