Courses & Workshops

07/06/24 Roses by the lake – Orta San Giulio, Italy

Wednesday 7th February, 2024


The first international symposium on the Rose in our Culture will have as its backdrop the enchanting atmosphere of Lake Orta.
Orta San Giulio lies partly on the shores of Lake Orta and partly on the beautiful island of San Giulio, in a scenic setting that makes it unique. It is considered one of the most beautiful villages in Italy for its artistic and cultural interest.

Hear speakers from around the world, each an expert in their cultural field.
Enjoy guided visits to wonderful gardens close to the venue
Eat delicious rose-orientated dishes.
Shane looks at the history of roses in art; their ancient symbolisms and meanings in the Language of Flowers; and how roses are still loved and adored by floral artists all over the world.
His talk will combine words, images and a demonstration using roses from the gardens of Villa Adua
4th - 7th June

Shane will be speaking on the 7th June. There our a variety of event packages that can be purchased on the link below.

07/06/24 Roses by the lake – Orta San Giulio, Italy