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How to shoot Autumn pictures 2017

£50.00

Description

A fantastic opportunity for a small group interested in plant and garden photography to spend a day working with a professional photographer. Join Graham for a guided walk around the Botanic Garden to identify Autumn highlights followed by the opportunity to capture your own images with guidance from the tutor. The day will conclude with an informal, friendly discussion of your selected images and a chance to ask questions.

Anyone wishing to improve their digital outdoor photography should benefit from this day. An understanding of the basics of photography would be an advantage. You will need to know the basic functions of your camera.

This day starts at 10.00am - 4.00pm and the cost of the course is £50.00 per person which also includes a light lunch.

Date:
Saturday 28 October 2017

Location:
University of Bristol
Botanic Garden
Hollybush Lane
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JB

Contact:
botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
0117 4282041
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Gift Wrapping Workshop 2017

£35.00

Description

Unlock the secrets to a professionally wrapped gift which looks too good to open. Print your own paper and get creative with your stylish flourishes. A lovely mixture of demonstrations and hands-on fun. Includes all materials and seasonal refreshment.

This course commences at 10.00am - 4.00pm

Date:
Saturday 18 November 2017

Location:
University of Bristol
Botanic Garden
Hollybush Lane
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JB

Contact:
botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
0117 4282041
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Christmas Wreath making workshop with Sue Amesbury, 09/12/2017

£40.00

Description

Christmas wreath making workshops on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th December led by expert Sue Amesbury of Greengarland. Sue will demonstrate and then assist you in making a welcoming and stylish wreath for your front door to your own design. You will use locally sourced, natural, compostable materials, all provided and trimmed to size, such as holly, pine, juniper and ivy flowers and hand tie with jute. Decorate with dried orange slices, bundles of fragrant cinnamon sticks or bring in other embellishments if preferred.

Seasonal refreshments will be served.

Contact:
botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
0117 4282041

Time:
1.30pm - 4.30pm

Date:
09 December 2017

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG
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Christmas Wreath making workshop with Sue Amesbury, 10/12/2017

£40.00

Description

Christmas wreath making workshops on Saturday 9th and Sunday 10th December led by expert Sue Amesbury of Greengarland. Sue will demonstrate and then assist you in making a welcoming and stylish wreath for your front door to your own design. You will use locally sourced, natural, compostable materials, all provided and trimmed to size, such as holly, pine, juniper and ivy flowers and hand tie with jute. Decorate with dried orange slices, bundles of fragrant cinnamon sticks or bring in other embellishments if preferred.

Seasonal refreshments will be served.

Contact:
botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
0117 4282041

Time:
1.30pm - 4.30pm

Date:
10 December 2017

Location:
University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road
Stoke Bishop
Bristol
BS9 1JG
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How to shoot winter pictures with Graham Parish

£45.00

Description

A not to be missed opportunity for a small group interested in plant and garden photography to spend a day working with a professional photographer. Join Graham for a guided walk around the Botanic Garden to identify winter highlights followed by the opportunity to capture your own images with guidance from the tutor. The day will conclude with an informal, friendly discussion of your selected images and a chance to ask questions.

Anyone wishing to improve their digital outdoor photography should benefit from this day. An understanding of the basics of photography would be an advantage. You will need to know the basic functions of your camera.

Time: 10.00am to 4.00pm

Date: 27 January 2018

Location: University of Bristol Botanic Garden
Stoke Park Road, Stoke Bishop
Bristol, BS9 1JG

What to bring:

Camera, tripod, an empty memory card and a spare if desired, lenses, spare batteries and memory stick and appropriate outdoor clothing and footwear for the prevailing weather! Ideally you will have a DSLR camera which gives some degree of use control over the functions but those with a ‘point and shoot’ compact are also welcome as while they may not be able to undertake all the techniques covered during the day they will learn how to become more creative with their camera.

12 places available.

If you have any queries please contact:
botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk
0117 4282041
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