Monday, 28 January 2019 11:38

Design and Dine - A Landscape Course with Meredyth Hilton

A five-week course that will get participants zinging into spring with a garden design they have prepared themselves, ready to turn into reality.

Meredyth Hilton knows gardens – she’s green and gifted! Plus, she’s an excellent teacher. Course members can learn from today’s hottest garden expert and, in a five-week course, prepare their own landscape design!

Can spring be around the corner? Gardeners can bring this softer season into focus with a session of classes that will, in five weeks, teach them to make their own landscape design! Master gardener Meredyth Hilton of Design Department is leading the classes. “Our students learn the basics of garden design and plant placement,” she explains. “They bring the dimensions of their property and step by step come up with a scale drawing of their garden design that they can prepare and plant themselves or hire someone to do for them.”

The two hour classes are fun, and enable students to explore their personal design style and their likes and don’t likes in terms of use of space and particular plants. Meredyth Hilton also is an owner of Artistic Gardens an award winning company with hundreds of stunning gardens to its credit throughout the GTA. Her teaching expertise includes stints at Centennial College too.

And dining? Every evening a selection of delightful hors d’oeuvres with wine and other beverages will be served.


Design Department is a new concept for garden planning and unusual decor items by Meredyth Hilton of Artistic Gardens, one of Toronto's top Landscape Design Firms.
A design space and store in midtown Toronto, it offers curated items including repurposed and refocused elements to enhance living space as well as workshops and design classes. Combining new and old, the store offers unique decorative objects such as vintage prints, antique vases and custom made cushions as well as a selection of tropical plants and terrariums.

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For more information, please contact Kathy Flaxman:
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