Online class with Andy & Karen Chapman

Building a Raised-Bed Garden

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Create a raised-bed vegetable garden and learn essential woodworking skills along the way in this class presented in partnership with Lowe’s.

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Karen Chapman is a professional garden designer, award-winning author and owner of the Seattle-based garden design firm Le Jardinet. She also teaches ...Read more

Lessons (7)

Designing Your Raised Bed
1. Designing Your Raised Bed
Meet returning Craftsy instructors Karen and Andy Chapman, who kick off the class with an introduction to raised-bed gardens. Karen walks you through ...Read more
11min
Preparing the Site
2. Preparing the Site
Discover the best materials for your garden bed with Andy's expert guidance to help you. Learn how to sketch your design and select lumber that will b...Read more
13min
Construction
3. Construction
Your preparation has paid off, and now it's time to construct your beds! Andy shares his favorite construction tools for the job and shows you how to ...Read more
22min
Soil & Planting
4. Soil & Planting
Discover the ideal types of soil as Karen talks you through the many varieties that are on the market, and shares tips for adding fertilizer. Next, le...Read more
23min
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Taught by

Karen Chapman is a professional garden designer, award-winning author and owner of the Seattle-based garden design firm Le Jardinet. She also teaches ...Read more

What you'll make

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Created by: Andy & Karen Chapman
Created by: Andy & Karen Chapman
Created by: Andy & Karen Chapman
Created by: Chinacat Poppins
Created by: Spicegirl
Created by: Andy & Karen Chapman
Created by: Andy & Karen Chapman
Created by: Andy & Karen Chapman