About This Course

Do you want to learn how to create a well designed garden and show your friends or clients how it will look? Then this course is for you!

At the end of this course you will be able to understand design principles and apply them to drawing up plans and sketches.

  • Learn how to design gardens and draw up plans and sketches
  • Learn about garden design principles
  • Learn about garden user areas
  • Find out how to draw base plans to scale from site information
  • Find out how to draw up plans with plant and construction symbols
  • Find out how to colour in plans easily
  • Learn how to do sketches from photos easily
  • Apply design principles to any garden that will work well and look good

This course can be used by beginners and can lead to work designing gardens.  It is unique as it shows quick and easy ways of designing gardens with hand drawn plans.


This course offers you an easy, simple way to understand sound design principles as they apply to gardens. You will learn the design principles, and how to divide up your garden into user areas.

Once you have obtained the site information you can easily draw this up on a base plan. After obtaining the client wishes and working out the user areas, you can add in the gardens and construction areas using symbols. You can then colour in the plan and add wording.

You will also learn how to do a quick sketch from a photo to show your client how the garden could look in 3D.

What are the requirements?

  • Have basic drawing skills and interest in garden design

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Understand design principles and draw concept plans, and do simple sketches

What is the target audience?

  • Homeowners or aspiring garden designers

Our Promise to You

By the end of this course, you will have learned about designing gardens and drawing plans.

30 Day Money Back Guarantee. If you are unsatisfied for any reason, simply contact us and we’ll give you a full refund. No questions asked.

Get started today and learn more about the beginners guide to designing gardens and drawing garden plans.

Course Curriculum

Section 1 - Start Here
Introduction 00:00:00
Design Principles 00:00:00
Design Materials 00:00:00
Drawing Up Base Plans To Scale 00:00:00
Drawing Up User Areas In Your Plan 00:00:00
Adding Landscape And Plant Symbols To Your Plan 00:00:00
Coloring In Your Plan 00:00:00
Drawing A Simple Sketch From A Photo Of Your Landscape 00:00:00

Course Reviews


1 ratings
  1. 5

    Jon shows you the basics of garden design and making a drawing plan. It’s very flexible and creative, we can come up with our own little symbols. I enjoyed this course.

Template Design © VibeThemes. All rights reserved.

Setup Menus in Admin Panel