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Autumn Pot Design Workshop ~ Oct 8, 2023

Join My Thyme Gardens and Suburban Mama Gardener on a personal, guided, hands-on class where you’ll learn all about Fall Container Designs!

When: Sunday, Oct 8th from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: New Baltimore, MI (address sent only to those registered)
Cost: $10 per person (total cost based on materials used, bring your own pot, or purchase onsite.)
How to register: Contact Us Form Enter: “Autumn Planter Design Class”

Celebrate autumn’s bounty by designing your own outdoor flower planters! You can expect to learn our planting method that promotes healthy plant growth, design composition that creates an eye-catching combination, and receive helpful plant-care tips to maintain your finished arrangement. We offer a wide selection of frost-proof containers, or you’re welcome to bring your own. Jen of My Thyme Gardens and Kate of Suburban Mama Gardener join forces to bring their design talents to you. They will guide you to find out which plants are best suited for the spaces you’re looking to decorate outside of your home.

Donations will be collected toward the support of The Butterfly Collection

Backyard Mini Series~ October 2023 (various dates available)

Join Jen for an intimate backyard class to learn all about the fall to-do list, proper way to divide, prune, and time of year for certain garden chores, and more.  

  • Proper tool use
  • Typical fall chores
  • What to leave up for the birds
  • Soil health
  • Proper fertilization
  • Pruning (best time of year)

Enjoy shopping her personal plant stock to start planning for next years garden.

How to register: Contact Us Form Enter: “Backyard Autumn Class”
Cost: $45 per person – Class Workshop or
$100-$150 – Private Session in your home gardens.

Bonus: Enjoy shopping her personal plant stock at clearance rate to start planning for next years garden.

Adopt-A-Family Christmas Auction Fundraiser ~ November 2023

Enjoy an opportunity to shop for our festive holiday designs with proceeds benefitting The Butterfly Collective, whose mission is to provide financial assistance to survivors in need who are trying to rebuild a life on their own after they have left an abusive relationship.