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October 2018

Mosaic Stepping Stone

Saturday, October 6 @ 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
$85 – $90
close-up of a beautiful and colorful mosaic tile for the Garden

Add beauty and flare to your garden or yard with a handmade mosaic stepping stone. Stepping stones make perfect focal points or thresholds in the garden.

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Fruit Tasting Tour

Saturday, October 13 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
$30 – $35

Get a taste of the variety of cactus fruits, palm fruits, and other delectable items harvested from the Garden. Garden Curator, Brian Kemble, will lead this tour which highlights water wise plants that please the palette.

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Fruit Tasting Tour

Saturday, October 13 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
$30 – $35

Get a taste of the variety of cactus fruits, palm fruits, and other delectable items harvested from the Garden. Garden Curator, Brian Kemble, will lead this tour which highlights water wise plants that please the palette.

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Caudiciform Plants

Saturday, October 20 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
$15 – $20

Learn how to grow and show fat plants! Caudiciform and pachycaul succulents are bizarre yet lovely plants known and loved for their fat stems/trunks.

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November 2018

Metallic Leaf Art

Saturday, November 3 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
$50 – $60

Capture the essence of your favorite plants in this fun metal art class. Learn how to create stunning botanical embellishments that will liven any room or patio.

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DIY Succulent Gravy Boat Garden

Saturday, November 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Grace your Thanksgiving table with a one-of-a-kind succulent gravy boat garden! Learn the basics of creating and caring for a succulent dish garden.

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Watercolor: The Many Colors of Succulents (3-part series)

Thursday, November 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating until Thursday, November 15, 2018

$70 – $80
watercolor painting with vibrant white cactus flowers

Master the basic techniques of watercolor in the beautiful autumn setting of the Ruth Bancroft Garden with Wendy Soneson. You will learn the four paper uses, three brush techniques, and choosing correct materials in this outdoor class.

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December 2018

Houseplants 101 (Members Only)

Saturday, December 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Free
pale creamy green leaves of sansevieria moonshine at ruth bancroft garden

Houseplants add beauty and functionality to the home with their vibrant colors and air purifying abilities. Join us for a discussion on growing and caring for these special plants.

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DIY Creative Succulent Series: Holiday Succulent Pine Cones

Saturday, December 8 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
$35 – $40

Create three beautiful hanging ornaments and/or tabletop accessories with pine cones, succulents and dried plant material foraged from the Garden.

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Santa in the Nursery

Saturday, December 8 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Visit Santa in the Nursery! First 35 kids will get to take home a free mini succulent!

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