Tulip displays in spring

Creative Writing

Are you an aspiring writer looking for inspiration? Find it in the Gardens at Kew on this one-day creative writing course with author Lynda Waterhouse.

Tulip displays in spring

Creative Writing

Are you an aspiring writer looking for inspiration? Find it in the Gardens at Kew on this one-day creative writing course with author Lynda Waterhouse.

Sketch of crocuses

Creating a botanical sketchbook

Learn how to keep a botanical sketchbook, an invaluable tool to record your plant drawings and field notes, colour studies, and written notes.

Pen and ink drawing of Terminalia chebula

Pen and ink workshop

Learn how to use dip pens and black ink to create botanical illustrations. This two-day course is suitable for beginners and more experienced students.

Bees in Kew's beehive (photo: Jeff Eden)

Beautiful British bees

A new painting day where you'll get the chance to study the British bee in both an artistic and scientific way.

Close up of Bromeliad

Kew in close-up

A two-day course led by nature photographer and lecturer, Heather Angel, who will show you how to take close-up pictures both indoors and outside.

Spring photography masterclass

A chance to use Kew Gardens as a location for your spring pictures and gaining expert guidance from a successful garden photographer.