Wednesday

11:30 - 12:15 Summer Flowers with Philippa Craddock

Summer Flowers with Philippa Craddock

An introduction to British summer blooms, a starter guide to conditioning flowers and prepping them ready for arranging.  Philippa will then guide you through a step by step process of arranging a petite milk bottle of blooms, perfect for a small table, plus demonstrate how to use offcuts to create a simple pinned corsage, both of which you will take home with you.

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13:00 - 13:45 Light Summer Lunches with Andrew Wilson

Light Summer Lunches with Andrew Wilson

Andrew Wilson is the Estate Manager who looks after the garden Kitchen at Lucknam Park which provides him with fantastic produce that features on all their menus throughout the hotel. Summer is one of the busiest Seasons for Andrew and his team and they will be harvesting an array of produce including sweet peas, beans, rainbow carrots, beetroot and fresh herbs. He’ll be making a very light tasty broth from these vegetables and flavouring it with a fresh pesto. Garnishing the broth will be little pasta parcels of a fantastic local ricotta from Wetscombe Farm flavoured with fresh lemon and meleguetta pepper.

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14:30 - 15:15 The Healing Power Of Colour With Georgia Coleridge

The Healing Power Of Colour With Georgia Coleridge

Join professional healer and journalist, Georgia Coleridge, as she takes you on a journey through the chakras. Fine-tuning the seven chakras can help to strengthen your physical body, nourish creativity, fire-up motivation, nurture your heart, support self-expression and clarify your intuition. When your chakras are clear, you feel full of vitality, confidence and joy. Georgia provides practical advice for including this ancient wellness practice in your day-to-day life, from the colours you choose for your home, clothes and the foods you eat, to quick exercises you can do to transform yourself, experiencing the power of chakras in the modern world.  

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15:30 - 16:15 Cupcake Masterclass with Hummingbird Bakery

Cupcake Masterclass with Hummingbird Bakery

rom their first shop in Notting Hill's Portobello Road, The Hummingbird Bakery introduced London to the delights of American-style baking. Join the Hummingbird Bakery team for a cupcake masterclass and learn all about how to make and decorate the perfect cupcake; from the frosting process and tasty vanilla cupcakes which they will be making on the day. 

More information available from their website: hummingbirdbakery.com

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Thursday

11:30 - 12:15 Summer Flowers with Philippa Craddock

13:00 - 13:45 Champagne Tasting Masterclass with Louis Roederer

Champagne Tasting Masterclass with Louis Roederer

Founded in 1776, Louis Roederer is still family-owned and today they own 230 hectares (570 acres) of vineyards in the best villages of Champagne. During the workshop you will taste Louis Roederer’s Champagnes specially blended from some of Roederer’s best vineyards. Mark Bingley, Master of Wine, has worked with Louis Roederer Champagne in Britain for 25 years. His expert guidance through the complexities and pleasures of Champagne will be informative and entertaining.

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14:30 - 15:15 Revolutionizing Greek Food with MAZI

Revolutionizing Greek Food with MAZI

MAZI: REVOLUTIONISING GREEK FOOD

Owners of the Greek restaurant, MAZI, Christina and Adrien will share the story of MAZI and their joint mission to revolutionise Greek food. They will be joined by their head chef John Skotidas who will demonstrate straightforward but delicious Greek sharing plates with a modern twist. With a strong emphasis on sharing a feast of small dishes, Christina and Adrien bring a trendy tapas vibe to recipes exploding with flavour yet relying only on the finest fresh ingredients and simple techniques to achieve the best results.

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15:30 - 16:15 Drawing Masterclass with Jake Spicer

Drawing Masterclass with Jake Spicer

Join artist & author Jake Spicer for a technique-filled figure drawing class. Featuring tutorials from Jake’s new book How To Draw, he will take you through tried and tested sketching exercises suitable for complete beginners as well as experienced artists. Whatever your goals are, the UK’s favourite drawing teacher will give you the inspiration and encouragement to draw more and keep improving.

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Friday

11:30 - 12:15 Mini Eco-System Terrarium Workshop With Botanical Boys

Mini Eco-System Terrarium Workshop With Botanical Boys

During this interactive workshop you will learn all about how to keep plants in your very own enclosed Eco-System Terrarium using mosses, brightly coloured moisture loving plants and natural decorative items to turn your jar into a miniature living world. You will learn all about:

  • Terrariums and their fascinating history
  • Understand the layering techniques and basic design where you will begin to create your garden
  • How to place your plants in the jar and the right tools and methods
  • Ongoing care for watering methods and positioning of your terrarium 
  • You will be able to take your terrarium jar home with you

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13:00 - 13:45 Champagne Tasting Masterclass with Louis Roederer

Champagne Tasting Masterclass with Louis Roederer

Founded in 1776, Louis Roederer is still family-owned and today they own 240 hectares (595 acres) of vineyards in the best villages of Champagne. During the workshop you will taste Louis Roederer’s Champagnes from some of the family owned best vineyards. Mark Bingley, Master of Wine, has worked with Louis Roederer Champagne in Britain for 25 years. His expert guidance through the complexities and pleasures of Champagne will be informative and entertaining.

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14:30 - 15:15 Sauce | Source with Chef Hrishikesh Desai from Gilpin Lodge

Sauce | Source with Chef Hrishikesh Desai from Gilpin Lodge

Sauce | Source

Sauces are at the heart of cooking across the world, and knowing the right methods, ingredients and techniques to make the base sauces allow us to create the maximum flavour. Sourcing authentic ingredients can produce even better results - knowing the producer and understanding their philosophy and their love towards nature deepens our understanding of the dish.

 

The Dish: Nori wrapped Newlyn Landed Cod, crispy soft shelled crab, burnt cauliflower purée, root vegetable pears, pineapple ‘Rassam'

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Saturday

13:00 - 13:45 Champagne Tasting Masterclass with Louis Roederer

Champagne Tasting Masterclass with Louis Roederer

Founded in 1776, Louis Roederer is still family-owned and today they own 240 hectares (595 acres) of vineyards in the best villages of Champagne. During the workshop you will taste Louis Roederer’s Champagnes from some of the family owned best vineyards. Alex has spent the last 15 years immersed in the wine industry, starting as a winemaker in South Africa before returning to her native England to pursue roles in sales, marketing and brand management. Her unquenchable thirst for knowledge led to her completing her Wine and Spirit Education Trust Diploma before embarking on the notorious Master of Wine programme.  Her musings along the way resulted in her being awarded the Young Wine Writer of the Year Award.  However, hailing from a family of amateur thespians, it is her love of communicating about wine that has remained a constant throughout this journey.

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14:30 - 15:15 Modern Moroccan Food with Nargisse Benkabbou

Modern Moroccan Food with Nargisse Benkabbou

MODERN MOROCCAN FOOD WITH NARGISSE BENKABBOU  

Observer’s Rising Star in Food for 2018, Nargisse Benkabbou will be teaching us how to add a modern twist to classic Moroccan dishes and demonstrating some simple techniques and powerful flavour combos. Nargisse breathes new life into Moroccan cuisine, blending that authentic Moroccan spirit and the contemporary to create accessible recipes for the everyday.

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15:30 - 17:30 PopUp Paintings - Pre-Bookable Only

PopUp Paintings - Pre-Bookable Only

PopUp Painting are working in partnership with the House & Garden Festival to bring all visitors the exclusive chance to have a go at their own art masterpieces, themed from Art Nouveau to Paint London and led by quality and practicing artists.

“PopUp Painting aims to bring art out of the classroom and gallery and into the places where people meet on an everyday basis. We want to make art accessible to all. No experience is necessary, it is simply for fun. The same ethos can be extended to antiques which are increasingly appealing to young and old across all spectrums of society.”
Phyllissa Shelton, Founder and Managing Director at PopUp Painting

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Sunday

11:00 - 12:30 PopUp Paintings - Drop In Session

PopUp Paintings - Drop In Session

PopUp Painting are working in partnership with the House & Garden Festival to bring all visitors the exclusive chance to have a go at their own art masterpieces, themed from Art Nouveau to Paint London and led by quality and practicing artists.

“PopUp Painting aims to bring art out of the classroom and gallery and into the places where people meet on an everyday basis. We want to make art accessible to all. No experience is necessary, it is simply for fun. The same ethos can be extended to antiques which are increasingly appealing to young and old across all spectrums of society.”
Phyllissa Shelton, Founder and Managing Director at PopUp Painting

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14:30 - 15:15 Mindfulness With Danielle Marchant

Mindfulness With Danielle Marchant

MINDFULNESS WITH DANIELLE MARCHANT  

Join Executive Life Coach and author of Pause and Pause Every Day, Danielle Marchant for a Micropause session. Danielle will lead an interactive pause session, showing you how to take little pauses throughout the day (without anyone even noticing!).

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15:30 - 16:15 Cupcake Masterclass with Hummingbird Bakery

Cupcake Masterclass with Hummingbird Bakery

From their first shop in Notting Hill's Portobello Road, The Hummingbird Bakery introduced London to the delights of American-style baking. Join the Hummingbird Bakery team for a cupcake masterclass and learn all about how to make and decorate the perfect cupcake; from the frosting process and tasty vanilla cupcakes which they will be making on the day. 

More information available from their website: hummingbirdbakery.com

 

 

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