The links here provide a structured learning course for budding landscape designers. The first part of the course is designed to show how landscape designers go about their business while the latter part is focused on assisting landscape designers who are moving from hand drafting to drafting with a computer.
Becoming a landscape designer
Examples of landscape designer’s work
The images below show some gardens by landscape designers.
Preliminary reading – the history of landscape design
Build your own library of reference books.
A list of some to help you get started.
Gardens Through the Ages
Landscaping with Australian Plants
Glenn Wilson, 1975. Published by Thomas Nelson (Australia Limited), SBN 17 –1991 8
Birdscaping Your Garden
George Martin Adams, Published by Rigby, 1980, ISBN 0 7270 1367