Organised by the Kent Gardens Trust and in aid of the charity Gardening Leave, Marian will be talking about the influence of early 20th century artists and architects on gardens and landscapes. When: 6th November 2015 at 18:30 Location: Lenham Community Centre, Lenham, Maidstone ME17 2QT Cost: £25.00 will include canapés and wine before the talk Book online at www.kentgardenstrust.org.uk.
Save the date! Marian Boswall is going to give a garden tour of Long Barn Garden in Weald with Rebecca Lemonius (the current owner) and will be followed by a cream tea. The event, supported by Haller, will take place on Friday 19 September 2014, 11am to 1pm, with a minimum donation of £30 per person.
Old Alresford House We were delighted to be invited to talk to the Society of Garden Designers about our approach towards Historic Garden Conservation. Garden conservation and restoration are becoming more and more popular and extremely relevant to the garden design process. There is even a new category in the SGD Awards for Garden Restoration. The event was organised by the SGD South East at Old Alresford House, a Grade II* l
We are delighted to have had an invitation from the Dean of Canterbury Cathedral for our Chelsea Fringe Poetry Garden to join the Canterbury Cathedral @NGSOpenGardens on May 25th and 26th. Apparently he loves poetry and gardens. Good man! Join the event on Facebook by clicking here.
Four thousand years in the making of Sissinghurst 3rd December 2009 7pm Kent Gardens Trust Tom Turner, Landscape Architect and Garden Historian teaches at Greenwich University and is the author of many books including Garden History – Philosophy & Design 2000 BC to 2000 AD. He will talk about the garden at Sissinghurst and the origins of the ideas it represents. Tom is also author of the excellent GardenVisit website. Ven