Guest Tutor Courses

Our guest tutors provide expert courses on a wide range of garden topics.

Every course includes lunch at the local pub with the guest tutor, 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 groups of five or more people. Please call or e-mail us for further details.

Jason Ingram’s Photography Day

Join award-winning photographer Jason Ingram for a practical day learning how to improve your garden photography.

He will explain his own techniques to achieving beautiful images, and while walking around Adam’s garden, will reveal the tricks and pieces of kit he couldn’t work without.

Later in the day you will have time to practice your photography skills.

Finally, everyone will share their favourite photo from the day with further advice and tips from Jason.

This course is aimed at anyone with some familiarity using an SLR camera. Please bring along your camera, tripod, spare memory card and batteries.

Tuesday 12th June 2018

Cost: £195

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Michael Marriott’s Rose Day

A day dedicated to the wonderful world of roses, hosted by Senior David Austin rose expert Michael Marriott.

There is practically nothing that Michael does not know about roses. So whether it’s pruning advice, which rose has the best scent, or finding a plant for a tricky spot in the garden, Michael will be on hand with his encyclopedic knowledge!

The day will be filled with advice on rose care, such as, planting bare root and containerized plants, feeding, pruning and pests and diseases. Michael will also share his knowledge on different types of roses, and how they can be used when designing beds and borders.

It’s a perfect course if you love roses and want to grow more in your garden, and promises to be a great celebration of a true garden favourite.

Thursday 29th November 2018

Cost: £195

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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