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Design, Create, Construct: Walls Class

Design, Create, Construct: Walls
Continuing Education

Dates & Price

4 sessions

Tuesdays, 5:00–7:00 pm
September 4–September 25, 2018

Fee: $129

Focus on landscape walls and their various applications in residential garden design. Compare many common wall materials, such as concrete, stone, wood, brick, and block. In this practical and interactive course, we will study construction techniques, design, foundations, drainage, costs, maintenance, and limits of DIY construction. The Gardens will serve as a teaching lab for students to observe and study the many different types of landscape walls, in conjunction with steps, lighting, and other garden features.

Elective Course


Shipley Allinson


Catalpa Room

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2018 Continuing Education Catalog