The Modern Meadow: A Pictorial Meadows Masterclass

The Modern Meadow: A Pictorial Meadows Masterclass

North West

  • 09:30 AM - 04:00 PM, 6 July 2018

Discovery Centre, Sheffield Manor Lodge, 197 Manor Lane, Sheffield, S2 1UH

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A full day event with talks and practical classes by leading proponents in naturalistic and sustainable urban planting such as Professors Nigel Dunnett and James Hitchmough and wildlife gardening experts the Butterfly Brothers. Book a place now.

  • Description

    BALI Registered Affiliate member Pictorial Meadows is delighted to announce a brand new event for the summer, The Modern Meadow: A Pictorial Meadows Masterclass. Along with guest speakers Nigel Dunnett, James Hitchmough and the Butterfly Brothers, the day promises to inspire attendees with a host of invaluable tips from the experts in modern meadow creation. This masterclass is designed for all professionals who would like to learn about meadows, and their creation and maintenance. You will be enthralled listening to global leaders in the field of naturalistic planting together with the UK’s leading exponents in the art of wildlife gardening. There will also be an opportunity to see more of the research work Pictorial are carrying out on their site in Sheffield.

    9.30 – Registration and Coffee

    9.45 – The Pictorial Meadows Story; Professor Nigel Dunnett

    10.30 – Wildlife and Meadows in Perfect Harmony – The Butterfly Brothers

    11.15 – Practical Sessions

    Helen Hoyle, Michael Livingstone, Helen McNally, Dan Cornwell

    (12.30 – 13.30 Buffet Lunch)

    14.15 – 14.45 – Mediterranean Meadows - Miguel Garcia

    14.45 – 15.30 - Meadowology – Professor James Hitchmough

    15.30 – 16.00 – Group Discussion and Wrap Up

    Tickets are now available through the eventbrite page.