Flex your creativity with two workshops in the glorious surroundings of Easton Walled Gardens (below), near Grantham in Lincolnshire. On 13-14 September, there is a two-day Willow Weaving Animals course, £140, at which you can make a deer, stag, sheep or dog. Or learn to capture the resplendent colours of autumn at the Botanical Art workshop, 27-28 September. It costs £135 and is suitable for beginners and those with a little experience. For more information and to enrol, visit visiteaston.co.uk.