Watch artist Jessamy Barker as she paints a ladybug on a rock and shares tips for creating your own rock paintings. For inspiration, view Jessamy’s creations at Stainedstones.com or visit Gamble and find some of Jessamy’s creations hidden throughout the garden!  Send a photo of your painted rock painting to [email protected] and it could appear in a future publication!  This free online class is available on the Gamble YouTube channel at any time. Inspired by the creatures and plant-life of the San …

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Learn to Draw the Gamble Garden house with Instructor Sue Emsley

Enjoy this short instructional video, as Instructor Sue Emsley uses Gamble Garden to demonstrate some of the basics drawing buildings and architecture. Apply these techniques and draw the Gamble Garden house or your own home. We encourage you to share your drawings! Please send photos to [email protected] Instructor Bio Sue was raised in England. She has lived here for about 30 years. She attended Art School in London for her training. She is an Art Teacher and teaches at the …

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Come to Gamble Garden’s annual Easter Egg Hunt, a beloved tradition for the whole family. Hunt for eggs in our beautiful garden, meet friendly animals in the Petting Zoo, take photos with the Easter Bunny, and enjoy Arts  & Crafts. Hunts are at 9:30 am, 11:00 am, and 12:30 pm on Sunday, April 5, 2020. Times are not interchangeable so purchase your tickets for the time you want. Note, tickets must be purchased for each child over 2, and each …

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On October 12, 2019, Gamble Garden held its first-ever Monarch Festival, celebrating monarch butterflies and pollinators everywhere. Coinciding with the western monarch’s migration to the coast, the festival is an opportunity to gain a better understanding of the monarch, its life cycle and how each of us can help to ensure its existence and the survival of all pollinators. Activities include hands-on arts and crafts designed for learning,  games, education tables, and live monarch life cycle displays. The Carriage House …

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Gamble’s fall roundtable discussion on October 10, 2019 focused on Joyful Living and on what’s Trending in House & Garden. Many thanks to our moderator Richard Hayden, Gamble’s Garden Director Richard Hayden and our panelists — interior designer Melinda Mandell, horticulturist Janet Sluis, and food writer Carolyn Jung — for sharing their expert insights. Here’s a look back at the topics covered: How did you get into your line of work and what inspired you to do what you do? …

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