Terrarium Making Class

Make your own mini ecosystem at this unforgettable terrarium making experience in London.

2 hours Class size 1 to 12 (public classes), 10 to 30

label £40 - £85 (£40 for 1L terrarium (2 plants), £55 for 2 litre terrarium (3 plants), £85 for 4-5 litre terrarium (5-6 plants))

Learn to make a glass terrarium using beautiful live plants at this creative class in London.

Terrariums are self-sustaining micro-ecosystems enclosed in glass and look beautiful in the home – add one to your coffee table, windowsill or desk for a pop of indoor nature!

This mindful terrarium making class gives you the chance to make your own terrarium, indulging in some time for yourself to work with plants and get creative. Doing something creative is proven to promote your sense of wellbeing and decrease stress levels. Joining this London terrarium making class promises to give you a break from your daily concerns to enjoy a relaxing activity in a chilled studio environment.

Taught by an experienced teacher, you'll be shown how to plant some luscious terrarium plants into your glass terrarium. You'll add various natural elements such as soil, stones, sand and moss to your glass vessel to ensure your plants have everything they need to thrive.

You'll learn how to layer the substrates in your terrarium and you'll get lots of tips on how to landscape and decorate your terrarium so that your plants have plenty of space to grow. You'll also be taught how to water and care for your terrarium, and whereabouts in your home it'll do well. Your teacher will also give you some guidance on aftercare to ensure your terrarium plants thrive long-term.

As you create your terrarium, you'll hear some interesting terrarium facts from your teacher and you'll learn all about the history of terrariums. Your teacher will also chat through a range of mini indoor gardening skills, giving you lots of tips for looking after your terrarium plants.

Enjoy a glass of prosecco or a non-alcoholic drink as you make your DIY terrarium and soak up the positive vibes of your plant class as you settle your terrarium plants into their new home!

Choose between a 2L glass terrarium with three different plants, or go bigger with a 4-5L glass terrarium with 5-6 plants. You can choose the best size for you at checkout!

By the end of your London terrarium making class, you'll have your own beautiful glass terrarium to take home with you, as well as a renewed sense of calm from your relaxing activity!

What you'll get
Everything you need to make your own terrarium to take home.
What to bring
Your smile!
Suitable for

This class is perfect for beginners - no prior experience is needed.

This class is great for individuals and couples as well as for a team building activity, birthday, hen do or stag do.

This would also be a unique gift for her, gift for mum or anniversary gift.

Glass Gardens London adheres to COVID-19 government guidelines. They won't run this class if they've had a continuous cough, a high temperature, or a loss of or change in their normal sense of taste or smell, in the last 14 days.


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Glass Gardens London
Glass Gardens London

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Emily and Peter from Glass Gardens London are nature lovers and plant enthusiasts. They love to work with plants in any way! Join their mindful workshops to learn more about plants, terrariums and nature itself.

Glass Gardens London brings nature into people's lives through glass terrariums. Using glass vessels, live plants and various natural elements - soil, stones, sand or moss - to make terrariums, Glass Gardens London pay homage to the terrariums invented by Dr Nathaniel Ward. He inspired them to create their own self-sustaining, biologically diverse micro ecosystems. Join Glass Gardens London and learn to make your own!

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Mathilde Gouin Apr 2022

This class was amazing! The teacher Emily was so friendly and passionate. The venue was really nice (even if a bit far) and I feel like I've learned so much! Can't wait to make more terrariums in the future.

Nancy Cullen Jan 2022

I loved this class, relaxed and informative. Everything provided and thorough explanations at each stage.

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