Create a Magical Fairy Garden

Date/Time: 2 Fridays, July 12 & 19, 1:00-3:00 PM
Tuition: $42 Member/$54
Non-Member Age: 7-14

You will create a unique magical fairy garden featuring a fairy house (your own custom design), a fairy or elf, stream, arbor, fence, welcome bell, patio, swing and more! You will all learn a basic landscaping design and will be able to customize your garden using your own creativity. You will be using succulents which are wonderful, drought tolerant plants that are perfect for low maintenance fairy gardens. You will learn all about using the proper soil, sun exposure, propagating new plants, watering schedules and fairy garden maintenance so that your garden will last for years to come. A generous grant and class volunteers provided by the Mahtomedi Garden Club helps support this class.

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Inspired by Nature: Garden Art & Floral Arrangements

Date/Time: Saturday, August 3, 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Tuition: FREE with registration

Inspired by Nature will highlight gardening and pollinators on August 3, offering visitors a pleasing spectrum of art, flower arrangements, speakers and activities. The Mahtomedi Garden Club will invite area floral artists to build on the exhibition Summer Celebration by the Lake Country Pastel Society in the Ford Family gallery by submitting floral interpretations of the artwork.

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Felted Flowers and Vines

Date/Time: Saturday, June 8, 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM *rescheduled date

Leslie Granbeck
Think spring! Create beautiful felted flowers and vines using wool fibers and a little soapy water. Learn to layer additional fibers, like silk and bamboo, for added texture and detail. Make flowers with stems for a bouquet. Pin your flowers on napkin rings or use them to adorn packages. These pretty flowers have a million uses! $20 supply fee, payable to instructor, includes all fibers and supplies.

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