Day Courses with Adam

Fun and informative day courses with Adam provide ideas and advice for your garden throughout the year.

Every course includes lunch at the local pub with Adam, plus refreshments and homemade cake will be available throughout the day.

To book your place, click the booking button and complete the online form. You will then be directed to Paypal where you can make your payment. It is also possible to book a place as a gift for someone else.

Discounts are offered to students, and bookings of five or more people. Please call or e-mail us for further details.

Adam’s Monthly Masterclasses

Every month Adam will look ahead at seasonal tasks to do in all areas of the garden. He will answer the most frequently asked questions, and demonstrate techniques and solutions that will help you get the best from your garden.

The day will be a combination of a morning in the classroom and a practical, hands-on afternoon outside.

Adam will also share design tips, plus his favourite plants that are looking their best that month. He will give advice on the best places to grow them and other plants they work well with.

By the end of the day, Adam hopes that you will be eager to get outside into your own garden.

Thursday 6th April
Tuesday 9th May
Thursday 1st June
Thursday 29th June
Thursday 3rd August
Thursday 7th September
Thursday 5th October
Thursday 2nd November

Cost: £135

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An Introduction To Garden Design

If you have ever wondered how to approach designing your own garden, what you need to know to be a garden designer or the skills involved, then this day with Adam will reveal the process and principles.

A fun and inspiring day full of insights and ideas. Adam will guide you step by step through the key points and discuss how there is more to great design than being artistic.

The day is also ideal if you are thinking about a career change or further studies in garden design.

Wednesday 3rd May
Thursday 24th August
Friday 15th September

Cost: £175

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Big Ideas For Small Gardens

When space is at a premium it can be daunting to know how to approach a garden. It needs to be practical, but you still want it to be beautiful.

Join Adam for a day focused on big, bold ideas to transform small gardens. The day will be crammed with inspiration to help turn a tight space into your perfect garden.

Adam will give advice and solutions for topics such as noise and privacy, ideas on layout and levels, and creating planting schemes to add year-round interest.

Thursday 22nd June
Wednesday 11th October

Cost: £175

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An Introduction To Planting Design

Find out how to approach designing the beds and borders in your garden.

Whether you are starting from scratch or want to refresh existing areas of your garden, Adam will share the essential things you need to know to get started.

The day will be a combination of time in the classroom and time in the garden. Adam will explain how great planting is about more than just flower colour, with shape, texture, size, and seasonal interest playing really important roles too.

The course will provide you with a great selection of Adam’s tried and tested planting combinations to use home and the key things to consider when creating planting schemes.

Tuesday 18th July – FULLY BOOKED
Thursday 23rd November

Cost: £175

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Fruit And Veg Outside The Box

Many edible plants provide more than just food. Their foliage and flowers create beautiful displays and can add an unusual element to herbaceous borders.

Spend a day with Adam and find out how his passion for food can offer a taste of the unexpected. You will learn how to create lively borders of edibles and get a new perspective on produce.

Using his own garden as an example, Adam will demonstrate how to create exciting new combinations of plants. As well as fruit and vegetables, Adam will also reveal familiar plants that offer food for free.

Thursday 17th August
Thursday 28th September

Cost: £175

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Roses and foxgloves at Adam Frost's home
Adam Frost's orchard and meadow
Roses flowering at the Adam Frost Garden School