Upcoming Events

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July 21st-25th
2022 APLD International Design Conference

Join us in Chicago to get a taste of the gardens and education experiences that the area has to offer. More info here.

August 11th
Garden Tour: Pools and Hot Tubs

The event we all look forward to each year- an opportunity to tour beautiful gardens and network with other designers. This year we'll be touring three gardens on Mercer Island. We will start the day with a presentation on pool and hot tub design and discussion of material selections followed by a tour of gardens that showcase pools and/or hot tubs. APLD and WSNLA CEUs pending.

October - Save the Date
Lecture and Workshop with Annie Guilfoyle

Dates: October 27th and 28th, all-day
Locations: Heronswood Garden and The Point Casino & Hotel, Kingston


Annie Guilfoyle
Photo Credit: Learningwithexperts.com
This is a very special in-person event with Annie Guilfoyle, British garden designer, Chelsea medal winner, awards judge, educator and, together with Dr Noel Kingsbury, co-founder of Garden Masterclass. This will be Annie’s first trip to Western Washington!

Day 1 will see Annie give a lecture on landscape design, followed by a Q&A and/or panel discussion with local experts.

On Day 2, Annie will lead a workshop on landscape model building. We will be working in two small groups, in the inspiring setting of Heronswood Garden. An extra bonus will be a guided garden tour with Ross Bayton.

Day 1 will be open to all, with limited availability. Day 2 will be APLD Members only. We will communicate more details and start of registrations closer to the event. To never miss a date, please check back regularly on this page, on our Facebook and Instagram pages, and subscribe to our Newsletter.


Refund Policy - In the event that APLDWA has to cancel any APLDWA sponsored event for any reason, we will provide upon request, refunds to the maximum extent possible. Attendee refunds will be available, upon request, if the cancellation is made no later than one week in advance of the event.