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Waking Up Your Garden

Hollister House Garden 300 Nettleton Hollow Rd, Washington

Spring cleaning in the garden is crucial to get shrubs and herbaceous borders looking their best and to prepare vegetable and herb beds for a bountiful year.  Daryl Beyers will review a checklist of earth-friendly gardening tasks to be performed during spring maintenance based on the key elements of soil, trees and  shrubs, herbaceous perennials, vegetables ... Read more

Making Composition Work for You

Hollister House Garden 300 Nettleton Hollow Rd, Washington

Understanding and applying just a few key principles of composition will bring strength, balance and the “wow” factor to your artwork in any medium. We will explore a range of basic principles and techniques through observation of Great Masters’ works of art and a variety of short exercises in pencil. These exercises include: focal point, ... Read more

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Opening Day

Hollister House Garden 300 Nettleton Hollow Rd, Washington

The garden opens for the season on Friday, April 23, Visiting hours for the 2021 season are: Wednesdays and Fridays 1-4 Saturdays 10-4 All visitors are required to observe the following guidelines: Please visit in small family groups only - a maximum of 4 adults per group. Please observe 6' social distancing from other groups ... Read more

Mind Your Matrix: Successful Plant Combinations to Create a Living Landscape

Hollister House Garden 300 Nettleton Hollow Rd, Washington

Robert Clyde Anderson returns to Hollister House Garden to share his methods for the technique of Matrix planting. If you haven't heard about matrix planting, you will soon. Essentially the planting of three to five equally competitive plants that are vigorous enough to act as a "living mulch" to provide weed suppression and moisture retention around ... Read more

The Story of a Garden: Creating Coltsfoot

Hollister House Garden 300 Nettleton Hollow Rd, Washington

Over the past sixteen years Juliet and John Hubbard have created an enchanting cottage garden around the colonial house that has been in the Hubbard family for over 100 years. Local scenery frames a series of perennial and vegetable gardens which are formal in composition but softened by the informal planting of old-fashioned roses, peonies, ... Read more

Enhancing Your Images: iPhone Photography in the Garden

Hollister House Garden 300 Nettleton Hollow Rd, Washington

Hollister House Garden offers many creative photographic opportunities for knowledgeable users of smartphone/tablet cameras. This detailed class, taught by Thad Kubis, will begin with an overview of basic camera systems operations, and will address a range of desired creative techniques including: macro, depth of field, direct and indirect lighting, compositional landscape and how to enhance ... Read more

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