Attend a Masterclass at Jekka's

Shellards Lane, Alveston, Bristol, BS35 3SY

Tel: +44 (0) 1454418878

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Masterclass at Jekka's


Jekka’s is a family run herb farm on the outskirts of Bristol with over 30 years’ experience in growing and using medicinal and culinary herb plants and seeds.

Spend the day at Jekka’s and experience their unique setting and the passion they have for herbs. At Jekka’s they aim to provide a variety of master classes to suit everyone from the amateur to the enthusiast. Their master classes are very hands on and cover a variety of disciplines from art and food to horticulture. You will leave with a new understanding and passion for herbs.

Their art master classes are taught by Hannah, the food master classes by Alistair and the horticulture master classes by Jekka.

Their master classes are a full day and limited to 12 people to ensure everyone gets the most of the day. Lunch is provided as well as afternoon refreshments of Jekka’s herbal infusions and homemade cake. Master classes are from 10am to 4pm.

All prices include lunch and refreshments. For more information about their master classes, as well as potential accommodation options, please see this page.

Spring 2022 Masterclasses include:
Saturday 9 April: Introduction to Botanical Screenprinting
Saturday 23 April: Herb Garden Design
Saturday 30 April: How to Use Herbs
Saturday 21 May: How to Grow Herbs
Saturday 28 May: Cooking with Herbs

Gift vouchers available.

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Opening Times

Open (1 Jan 2022 - 31 Dec 2022)



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    Recent Reviews:

    • Cyclebag
      Chipping Sodbury, United Kingdom
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      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 11th February 2019
      If you are into herbs then Jekka's is the place for you. When she has one of her open days it is well worth a visit, there are plenty of herbs to buy and Jekka usually has one or two talks about... Read full review
    • Robert D
      Bristol, United Kingdom
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      A treasure
      5 of 5 stars
      Monday, 15th April 2019
      Jekka McVicar is a renowned herb grower and expert, and a visit to her herb farm in South Gloucestershire is not to be missed if you enjoy your food, cooking and garden - and if you can make it on... Read full review
    • nannygail
      Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
      A paradise for gardeners
      5 of 5 stars
      Thursday, 27th February 2020
      If you love gardening, visit on a free open gardens day. If you want a treat book yourself on one of Jekka's workshops. Jekka is the font of all knowledge where herbs are concerned. I was lucky... Read full review

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