Top 10 Best Terrarium classes, courses, learnings kits and gifts in the UK

Want self sustaining indoor house plants? Making your own large or tiny terrarium doesn’t have to be a prickly experience! Explore succulents, cactus plants and moss to fill glass jars, bowls or bottles and create your own small ecosystem. Whether you want a hanging terrarium or a green feature for your table, learn everything about terrarium making with interactive workshops.

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3. Succulent Terrarium Masterclass
Surrounded in greenery at our new botanical experience store, you'll be guided by our experienced tutors to learn the art of creating your very own succulent terrarium. A succulent terrarium is very low maintenance and provides an instant pop of colourful plant magic to your home. What you'll learn: A fascinating brief history of how terrariums impacted the world followed Understanding succulent terrariums Discovering the components, materials, soil and plant types to make up a beautiful terrarium Benefits of a terrarium's visual impact Choosing materials and plants Understanding of what containers can be used for succulent terrariums Plant selection, choosing from a wide range of succulent shapes, colours and sizes Design principles for succulent terrariums Balance, proportion, colour harmony and focal points Planting & decorative arrangement Placement before planting Experimenting with a range of succulents to create your very own bespoke garden Select from a range of colourful sands, stones and other decorative objects to give your landscape that something special Care Principles Caring for your beautiful new creation, top tips Finale Showcase your terrarium in our celebration instagram video Our fine selection of South African Wines and MOTH cocktails are available to purchase at the workshop to enjoy with your experience. A menu will be provided. Please turn up 20 mins prior to your class to get your choice of soft and alcohol drinks before the start of your session. Level: Entry level, no garden experience required.
Next available date:17th January 2024
from £30
10. Floristry Workshop: Make a Terrarium
Looking to bring a little more greenery into your life? Experience the calming benefits of a DIY plant project and meet some fellow floral enthusiasts at this amazing London workshop. Terrariums are tabletop plant arrangements, usually made up of a variety of succulents, grown in a transparent container such as a glass dome. Terrariums are fun to create and are a fantastic way to brighten up any indoor space. If you're looking for creative things to do in London this weekend, this terrarium class could be just for you. You could even bring along your little ones for a nature-filled experience that'll introduce them to the beauty of indoor plants! Don't worry if you've always wanted to flex your green thumbs but never got around to it, our expert teacher will be by your side to provide guidance and support as you learn how to create a DIY terrarium from start to finish. We'll provide everything you need to make your terrarium - so all you have to worry about is which surface your perfect jungle paradise will decorate! In addition to being enjoyable and beautiful, terrariums are also easy to care for and make the perfect addition to an at-home desk. Why not round up some work colleagues to enjoy a unique team bonding experience together? Whether you’re looking to bring the outdoors in, are on the hunt for a unique gift idea, or if you're searching for some relaxing activities to pass the time with, a terrarium class could be just what you're looking for.
Book this class as a private group!
from £55
18. Cacti & Succulent Landscape
Come join us at our cozy plant shop for a fun and friendly Cactus & Succulent Landscape! In this workshop, you'll learn how to create your own arid landscape inside a open glass vessel. We'll start off with a brief introduction to the history and science behind terrariums, as well as the different types of plants that can be used in them. Then, our instructor will guide you through the steps of preparing the soil and plants, and arranging them in a visually appealing way. Throughout the workshop, you'll have the chance to ask questions and get personalized guidance from our instructor. By the end, you'll have a unique and beautiful miniature world that you can take home and care for. This is a great opportunity to connect with nature and create a living work of art. We hope to see you there! There is a welcome drink included and water is available all throughout the workshop. We also have additional cold drinks available for purchase. The workshop ticket is per person. In case you would like to bring a friend or partner, to help you with the terrarium or to join you, please purchase an "Bring a plus one" in addition to your preferred date, as we are very limited on seating places! Workshop add-ons: As a standard, we will use the round open vase but if you wish, you can upgrade your terrarium to the Bottle vessel! Select the Upgrade Workshop ticket at checkout! Located at: The Vaults Collective, 61 Westow Hill, SE19 1TS London
from £55

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