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Plan Your Landscape I: Getting Started

In this first of a three-course series, you will take home a better understanding of the processes used to design a home landscape. Learn to use your plat of survey to prepare a scaled base map of your garden. Discover how to measure and evaluate your property. Learn design terminology and the application of various garden styles.

Instructor: Laverne Bohlin, landscape designer
Notes: Drawing materials will be discussed at the first class. This class is the prerequisite for all other design classes. Limit 16.
Required Text: Designing the Landscape by Tony Bertauski will be used as the text for all three Plan Your Landscape courses (H933, H934, and H935).
Certificate Information: Home Landscape Gardening Certificate Requirement (12 hours)

Course number: 
H933
SCHEDULE AND LOCATION: 

4 Tuesdays, October 29-November 19, 6:30–9:30 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

FEES AND ADMISSION: 

Fee includes admission to the Arboretum.

$130.00 members
$153.00 nonmembers
REGISTRATION INFORMATION: 

CALL: 630-719-2468
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.
ONLINE: REGISTER NOW