Instructor: Paula Capps Sarathy

Paula Capps Sarathy
Paula's special interest is the history of medieval, Victorian, and modern gardens. She earned an advanced diploma in history at Oxford University, and is completing a Master's Degree in Garden and Landscape History at the University of London. She has traveled extensively to visit and study gardens in the United States, Asia, and Europe.

Classes by this instructor

Explore theories, traditions, and principles that have shaped the design of landscapes from antiquity to the present, through visual presentations, assigned readings, projects, and classroom discussion.
232LAN301AO 10/12 We 10:00am-1:00pm Capps Sarathy

Study three pioneering women designers-Beatrix Farrand, Marian Coffin, and Ellen Shipman-who shaped America's tastes in the early 20th century. We'll focus on gardens that showcase Farrand's knack for innovation and infallible eye for design, Coffin's use of contrasts in color, more...
233LAN278O 03/09 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Capps Sarathy