English country cottages and gardens workshop March 26

Published 4:03 pm Thursday, March 3, 2011

“English Country Cottages and Gardens: A Design Workshop” will be held on Saturday, March 26 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. at Derbyshire, an English-inspired residential community, located at 400 Landrum Road in Columbus.

English cottage decorating, the interior design portion of the workshop, will be lead by Gillian Drummond of Drummond House Interiors in Tryon. Participants will explore English country style and how to add beauty and comfort to their homes.

English cottage gardening will be lead by Linda Cobb, a master gardener from Spartanburg, S.C. Cobb will lead participants through garden design, plant selection and techniques for creating their own English country garden.

A luncheon for all participants will be held after the first portion of the workshop. Following the design workshop, Derbyshire will host a dessert reception at the Wisteria Cottage.

A registration fee includes the design workshop, luncheon and dessert reception.

For further information, contact Jennifer Dennis at Jennifer@DerbyshireNC.com or call 828-863-2660.

Participants are asked to register no later than Monday, March 21.