2017 Spring Project Parties

Succulent Terrarium

Succulent Terrarium

April 1, Saturday, 10A SOLD OUT
Tilly Terrarium

Tilly Terrarium

April 2, Sunday, 1P It's a wrap! Next one is in May. See below.
Succulent Trough

Succulent Trough

Apr 8, Saturday, 10A SOLD OUT
Succulent Trough

Succulent Trough

Apr 9, Sunday, 1P SOLD OUT
Container Garden

Container Garden

Apr 15, It's a wrap! [next one on Sunday, Apr 23]
Succulent Pot

Succulent Pot

April 15, Saturday, 1P SOLD OUT
Succulent Trough

Succulent Trough

April 22, Saturday, 10A SOLD OUT
Container Garden

Container Garden

Apr 23, Sunday, 1P
Herb Patio Pot

Herb Patio Pot

Apr 29, Saturday, 10A [1 spot left as of Apr 17]
Monarch Magnet

Monarch Magnet

April 30, Sunday, 1P [3 spots left as of Apr 17]
Foliage Fun

Foliage Fun

May 7, Sunday, 1P
Hanging Basket

Hanging Basket

May 13, Saturday, 10A
Herb Patio Pot

Herb Patio Pot

May 20, Saturday, 10A
Succulent Terrarium

Succulent Terrarium

May 21, Sunday, 1P
Tilly Terrarium

Tilly Terrarium

May 27, Saturday, 10A
Succulent Trough

Succulent Trough

May 28, Sunday, 1P

Weekend Project Party Calendar 2017

Light beverages provided.  

Feel free to bring your own if you prefer something a bit more 'party-like'.


 

 

 

SPRING

 

April 1, Saturday, 10A

Succulent Terrarium Project Party

 

Learn in the ins and outs of making an arid terrarium.

Terrarium and succulent selection provided.

Cost: $40. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

April 2, Sunday, 1P

Tilly Terrarium Project Party

 

Have fun making your own little Tilly world in a glass globe.

Cost: $34. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

April 8, Saturday, 10A

Succulent Trough Project Party

 

Create a chic and sturdy succulent design that morphs throughout the season.

Hypertufa trough and succulent selection provided.

Cost: $40. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

April 9, Sunday, 1P

Succulent Trough Project Party

 

Create a chic and sturdy succulent design that morphs throughout the season.

Hypertufa trough and succulent selection provided.

Cost: $40. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

April 15, Saturday, 10A

Container Garden Project Party

 

Refresh your space. Learn basic tips and techniques and have fun while you’re doing it. 

Bring a pot and let us help you plant your container right there! Bring your buddies and make it a morning get together.  

Cost varies with plant selection. Reserve your place

 

 

 

April 15, Saturday, 1P

Succulent Pot Project Party

 

Create a wire moss basket filled with fun and funky succulents. Basket, moss and plant selection provided.

Cost: $20. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

April 22, Saturday, 10A

Succulent Trough Project Party

 

Create a chic and sturdy succulent design that morphs throughout the season.

Hypertufa trough and succulent selection provided.

Cost: $40. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

April 23, Sunday, 1P

Container Garden Project Party

 

Refresh your space.  Learn basic tips and techniques and have fun while you’re doing it. 

Bring a pot and let us help you plant your container right there!

Bring your buddies and make it a morning get together.

Cost varies with plant selection. Reserve your place

 

 

 

April 29, Saturday, 10A

Herb Patio Pot Project Party

 

Garden-fresh kitchen herbs are aromatic heaven.

Create a fun and functional herb pot for right outside the kitchen door.

Container and herb selection provided.

Cost: $30. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

April 30, Sunday, 1P

Monarch Magnet Project Party

 

Create your own Monarch butterfly B&B or roadside diner. Learn what plants this beautiful butterfly likes best.

Container and plant selection provided.

Cost: $34. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

May 6, Saturday, 10A

Springfest! Day 1

Quick Classes run 10A-2P.

10-15 minute QuickClasses on the top of every hour starting at 10A.

Door prizes offered at each class for participants.

QuickClass line up TBA.

 

 

Springfest! Day 2

May 7, Sunday, 1P

Foliage Fun Project Party

 

Greenery makes any space fresh. Learn tips on designing with foliage plants while making a fun foliage basket.

Hanging basket and plant selection provided.

Cost: $34. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

May 13, Saturday, 10A

Hanging Basket Project Party

 

Pick up fresh inspiration to express your style in hanging plants on high.

Learn fun tips and create your own unique hanging basket. 

Plant selection and hanging basket provided.

Cost: $40. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

May 14, Sunday, 11A-3P

 

It’s Mother’s Day!  All you moms deserve something special.

Bring your kids in to make a FREE Mother’s Day Pot.

Small pot, plants and tags for a special note provided.

 

 

 

May 20, Saturday, 10A

Herb Patio Pot Project Party

 

Garden-fresh kitchen herbs are aromatic heaven. Create a fun and functional herb pot for right outside the kitchen door.

Container and herb selection provided.

Cost: $30. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

May 21, Sunday, 1P

Succulent Terrarium Project Party

 

Learn in the ins and outs of making an arid terrarium. Terrarium and succulent selection provided.

Cost: $40. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

May 27, Saturday, 10A

Tilly Terrarium Project Party

 

Have fun making your own little Tilly world in a glass globe.

Cost: $34. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

May 28, Sunday, 1P

Succulent Trough Project Party

 

Create a chic and sturdy succulent design that morphs throughout the season. Hypertufa trough and succulent selection provided.

Cost: $40. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

 

HOLIDAY

 

November 4, Saturday, 10A

Succulent Pumpkin Table Topper Project Party

 

Create a chic and sturdy succulent design with a low profile perfect for the Thanksgiving table. Set of small pumpkins and gourds and succulent selection provided. This would be fun to do with your kids.

Cost: $20. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

November 5, Sunday, 1P

Succulent Napkin Ring Project Party

 

It’s the little touches that make things fun and special. Make a set of succulent napkin rings to set off the Thanksgiving table. This would be fun to do with your kids.

Cost: $24. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

November 11, Saturday, 10A

Cornucopia Succulent Table Topper Project Party

 

Cornucopias symbolize abundance. Mix it up with a dash of succulents and you have a modern twist on tradition. Cornucopia, décor and succulents provided.

Cost: $30. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

November 12, Sunday, 1P

Thanksgiving Table Runner Project Party

 

Create a beautiful low profile natural table runner from harvested elements of the garden.

Cost: $34. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

November 18, Saturday, 10A

Succulent Ornament Project Party

 

Create your own dainty set of three living ornaments. Fresh cut succulents and festive hanger makes for a fun hands-on party.

Cost: $38. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

November 19, Sunday, 1P

Wreath Making Project Party

 

Handcraft an evergreen wreath. Featuring an assortment of fresh spruce, arborvitae, pine, fir, or balsam branches. Decorate with a collection of ornaments, garden dried flowers, twigs, and pine cones. Add-on #1: holiday bow.

Cost: $38. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

November 25, Saturday, 10A

Small Business Saturday

Succulent Ornament Project Party

 

Create your own dainty set of three living ornaments. Fresh cut succulents and festive hanger makes for a fun hands-on party.

Cost: $38. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

November 26, Sunday, 1P

Porch Pot Project Party

 

Create a porch pot with an assortment of spruce, arborvitae, pine, fir, or balsams branches and decorate with a collection of ornaments, garden dried flowers, twigs, and pine cones.

Cost: $38. Space limited. Tickets

           

 

December 2, Saturday, 10A

Wreath Making Project Party

 

Handcraft an evergreen wreath. Featuring an assortment of fresh spruce, arborvitae, pine, fir, or balsam branches. Decorate with a collection of ornaments, garden dried flowers, twigs, and pine cones. Add-on #1: holiday bow.

Cost: $38. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

December 3, Sunday, 1P

Tilly Ornament Project Party

 

Create a beautiful glass globe ornament with a little green world inside. Tilly, décor and glass globe ornament provided.

Cost: $34. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

December 9, Saturday, 10A

Swag Making Project Party

 

Create a beautiful swag. Featuring an assortment of fresh spruce, arborvitae, pine, fir, or balsam branches. Decorate with a collection of ornaments, garden dried flowers, twigs, and/or pine cones. Add-on #1: holiday bow.

Cost: $22. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

December 10, Sunday, 1P

Hanging Basket Project Party

 

Make a hanging basket with an assortment of fresh spruce, arborvitae, pine, fir, or balsam branches and decorate with a collection of ornaments, garden dried flowers, twigs, and pinecones.

Cost: $38. Space limited. Tickets

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Distinctive Gardens
2020 Lowell Park Road
Dixon, IL
815-285-0014

 

 
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