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Landscape Design I Class (Afternoon)

Landscape Design I
Continuing Education

Dates & Price

8 sessions

Fridays, 1:00–4:00 pm
January 27–March 24, 2017

Inclement Weather Date: March 31, 2017

No Class: March 17, 2017

Fee: $239

Registration Opens November 9, 2016

This course is an in-depth approach to the design process, traditional landscape graphics and topics related to sustainable landscapes. Through lectures and demonstrations, learn to produce professional-quality, conceptual designs. Utilizing a home landscape on Longwood grounds, students gain practice in process and design drawing. Learn to prepare a base plan by measuring a garden space, translating measurements to scale, and drafting a base plan. Get acquainted with design tools and online sources of information that are key to producing practical designs. In a final project, develop a unique, creative, yet feasible solution for a given site. 

Online Learning

Extend your learning beyond the classroom with supplemental materials


Danilo Maffei


Acer Room

A materials list will accompany your confirmation email.

Please remember that many courses are extremely popular and will sell out quickly. Register now to begin your journey in lifelong learning at Longwood Gardens.

2016 Continuing Education Catalog