Growing Through The Seasons 2024 Calendar
Every cook that loves to spend time in the garden, will adore this stunning calendar.
The intricately designed fruit, flowers and vegetables have been hand drawn and then meticulously carved into lino blocks to create a beautiful design. First class growing advice is offered each month and guaranteed to inspire gardeners old and new. It also includes a monthly schedule, as well as a chart for planting and harvesting.
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Growing Through The Seasons by Isla Middleton 2024
Everyone tells us that they ADORE this beautiful collection of stunning prints and we can't help but agree. Once more, Isla has created a calendar packed full of her handcrafted designs that will appeal to every cook and gardener.
For this coming year, month by month, there are a selection of brand new drawings, along with a few of her most popular lino cuts from previous editions.
Available to pre-order now. Dispatch from mid-September onwards.
A true masterpiece, this delightful calendar has been created by textile designer Isla Middleton. As she celebrates the very best of homegrown garden produce. Complete with full page original hand carved linocut prints each month offers a beautiful image depicting our favourite fruit, flowers and vegetables to relish at their peak and as the seasons unfold.
Not only is this is a wonderful record of the gardening year for experienced growers and allotment holders, it will also be a treasured gift for anyone embarking on creating a vegetable patch for the first time. Gazing at these abundant images, nobody can fail to to be inspired to grow from seed and learn the pleasure from harvesting fresh produce from their plot.
Turn the page for each month and discover practical growing advice written by Isla’s sister Bryony Middleton. Bryony is Head Gardener at Sharpham Trust in Devon, and manages the organic 19th Century Walled Vegetable Kitchen Garden. She has included her gardening tips to help organise the productive year ahead beginning with sowing seeds through to harvest. We LOVE the growing chart that is included on the last pages of the calendar and continue to be inspired by this creative family.
Each month by month page includes:
- A seasonal print of fruit, flowers and vegetables that has been created from Isla’s original hand drawn designs and then carefully carved into blocks.
- Growing advice from head gardener Bryony Middleton (and Isla’s sister). These include what to sow and harvest each month.
- Detailed growing chart and schedule.
- Seasonal celebrations, holidays and festivals as well as the dates for each moon phase.
A beautiful gift that you will want to keep.
Ideal to post, the calendar folds to 300 x 300mm and is stapled at the fold.
Hand from the hole ready punched at the top and once open the calendar measures to 300 x 600 mm.
This stunning design created by local Devon artist, Isla Middleton, has an organic look and feel with a rich palette of colours using eco inks that have been printed on 100% light grey, recycled paper.
We love the tactile feel of the calendar as well as the textured paper that has been created using reclaimed fibre.