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Overview

Helping members become accomplished landscape designers.

The Landscape Design Study Courses offer a series of four 10-hour courses. The courses cover the history of landscape design as well as instruction from landscape architects in a variety of design techniques used in home and municipal settings.

The curriculum covers a wide range of subjects: from landscape design history to landscape architecture in the year 2000 and beyond. Since its founding in 1958, professional instructors have maintained the high standards originally incorporated in the study program. Also offered are many optional programs, such as conferences, symposia and tours. Students acquire the tools for making their own gardens more beautiful and easier to maintain. Many students have been motivated to serve in political decision-making areas where awareness of the impact of a well-designed landscape can enhance the beauty and enjoyment of life in the public arena.

Landscape Design Courses

Course 1


March | 
3/24
 - 
3/26
, 2015 | 
New Haven, 
CT
Course: 1
State Chairman: Susan Laursen | Phone: (203) 415-2077
March | 
3/30
 - 
3/31
, 2015 | 
Glenview, 
IL
Course: 1
State Chairman: Bobby G. Nicholson | Phone: (773) 619-3025
May | 
5/4
 - 
5/5
, 2015 | 
Auburn, 
AL
Course: 1
State Chairman: K.T. Owens | Phone: (251) 743-3846
May | 
5/20
 - 
5/22
, 2015 | 
Morgantown, 
WV
Course: 1
State Chairman: Donna L Davis | Phone: (304) 684-3136

Course 2


April | 
4/15
 - 
4/17
, 2015 | 
Chappaqua, 
NY
Course: 2
State Chairman: Antoinette Babb | Phone: (845) 246-4445
April | 
4/23
 - 
4/24
, 2015 | 
Santa Rosa, 
CA
Course: 2
State Chairman: Alexis Slafer | Phone: (323) 292-6657
September | 
9/29
 - 
10/1
, 2015 | 
Annapolis, 
MD
Course: 2
State Chairman: Diana Bonner | Phone: (410) 643-6779
October | 
10/29
 - 
10/31
, 2015 | 
Wellesley, 
MA
Course: 2
State Chairman: Maureen O'Brien | Phone: (781) 407-0065

Course 3


April | 
4/14
 - 
4/15
, 2015 | 
Madison, 
WI
Course: 3
State Chairman: Gretchen Vest | Phone: (262) 338-6645
April | 
4/14
 - 4/15
 & 
4/17
, 2015 | 
East Brunswick, 
NJ
Course: 3
State Chairman: Peggy Koehler | Phone: (908) 526-1309
April | 
4/20
 - 
4/21
, 2015 | 
Marietta, 
GA
Course: 3
State Chairman: Jane A. Whiteman | Phone: (404) 252-4473

Course 4


March | 
3/25
 - 
3/27
, 2015 | 
Fulton, 
MO
Course: 4
State Chairman: Linda Houston | Phone: (573) 642-9419
March | 
3/29
 - 
3/31
, 2015 | 
Lancaster, 
PA
Course: 4
State Chairman: Vivian Abel | Phone: (717) 872-0991
April | 
4/21
 - 
4/23
, 2015 | 
Louisville, 
MS
Course: 4
State Chairman: Melanie Gousset | Phone: (662) 226-9666
May | 
5/4
 - 
5/5
, 2015 | 
Marietta, 
GA
Course: 4
State Chairman: Jane A. Whiteman | Phone: (404) 252-4473
May | 
5/7
 - 
5/8
, 2015 | 
Ann Arbor, 
MI
Course: 4
State Chairman: Terry Harding | Phone: (231) 947-0568

Required Reading

Newscape the NGC Landscape Design Newsletter

Resources

For information about a course near you, contact the event Chairmen listed, or:
Jane R. Bersch, Chairman Landscape Design Schools