Introduction to Garden Design

03 Sep

A course for aspiring garden designers interested in creating their own garden plans.
A well designed garden is a work of art, and designing a beautiful garden is a type of artistic process. Understanding the underlying aesthetic principles at play in a beautiful garden can help in the process of design, as do practical techniques for assessment and idea development.
The course will provide an introduction to basic design techniques and principles for those interested in creating their own beautiful balcony or backyard garden designs and communicating their designs graphically in the form of a legible scale landscape plan.

Course Topics


Aesthetic principles of beautiful design –
Design styles –
Design of small spaces –
Plant selection and creating a planting palette –
Site assessment –
Surveying your garden –
Creating a scale drawing –
Graphic presentation –
Design process –


Instructor:Ayehlet Cooper


Course duration

(Course session: 4 meetings (total 12 academic hours

Mondays 10:30-13:00

Course price

₪Fee:  900 ₪ -including non-refundable registration fee of 250

For details and registration:  052-4472409

Course opening

Starting: November   2019

The course is for English speakers



4 sessions


Ayehlet Cooper
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