In a gentle, encouraging and safe environment, you will be guided to find a path to the real you through discovering childhood memories of significance, the elements that make your heart sing and the courage to let yourself be seen. Betsy- Sue has a special way of working with people to bring out what they need to nurture themselves and to grow. From there, a beautiful garden retreat reflective of the real you will emerge to be captured on paper and its making planned in detail. Betsy-Sue Clarke is the founder of Dirtscape Dreaming, a unique, award winning company dedicated to helping people reduce isolation and connect to Nature through highly creative, intuitive landscape design and emotional healing. The work of Dirtscape Dreaming has been recognised in Australia and Internationally, featured in popular magazines and TV. Betsy-Sue has a heart-felt holistic approach and is passionately changing the relationship between people and nature.
“Just loved this healing garden course so much that I just want to keep going!” Jenny
“Such an amazing course - so much more than expected. To design your own garden - but a healing garden that just keeps giving back to yourself was so unthought of before this course and I’m so grateful for what Betsy-Sue has helped us create. “ Teresa
Wk 1: Healing gardens & personal connection
Wk 2: Finding your dreaming place, assessing & measuring the site.
Wk 3: Feelings of freedom, personal elements of healing, the vision.
Wk 4: plotting the site on a plan, sketching ideas.
Wk 5: Designing the retreat, plant choice.
Wk 6: planning the making, translating principles to groups.
- What makes a garden a place of healing, specific to each person
- Your personal connections to elements of healing
- How to design, plant and plan the making of a healing garden for your space
- Insight to your own nature connection and elements of healing
- Guidance to connect to positive memories with a professional counsellor
- Take home the design for your own healing sanctuary
- Some preparation measuring of the space required. Instructions will be sent on receipt of booking but please allow some time a few days beforehand to get this done!
Whatever you feel comfortable and oozing with confidence in!
Suitable for anyone with an interest and keen to learn. No need to be Leonardo daVinci with a pencil, there will be help to shape your ideas into a design.
Vendor since 2018
Betsy-Sue Clarke is the Director and Principal designer of Dirtscape Dreaming, a company dedicated for 18yrs to helping people connect to Nature through highly creative landscape design & garden creation, sharing of knowledge and providing opportunities for emotional growth. The work of Dirtscape Dreaming has been recognised here in Australia and Internationally, featured in popular magazines and TV. Betsy-Sue has a unique holistic approach to design and is a knowledgeable and passionate presenter, educator and qualified counsellor.
Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd requires 48 hours notice via email prior to the start of a class or event for a full refund or transfer. Refunds and transfers will not be processed if cancellation occurs within 48 hours of the event commencing. We do not offer refunds for missed classes. There are no fees for refunds or transfers. For cancellations prior to the 48 hour cut off, email Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd to organise a refund or transfer
Anyone partaking in any classes or coming to any events at Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd or organised by Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd must agree to these terms and conditions.
1.) LIABILITY WAIVER
I agree to take on full responsibility for any damages, injuries and for physical and/or personal property, which I might incur whilst participating in classes and/or events organised by Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd.
2.) PHOTO & VIDEO
I agree to give Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd unrestricted publishing rights for any photographs or videos taken at Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd classes and events or on Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd's premises. (For use of Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd marketing materials).
Dirtscape Dreaming Pty Ltd requires 48 hours notice in writing prior to the class for a full refund or transfer.
In the event that a class is cancelled, students will be notified via text message or email and entitled to a full refund or credit.