11:15 A.M. to 12:15 P.M. | Topiary Demonstration by Topiary Artist Mike GibsonLearn More >
Self-taught topiary artist Mike 'Gibby-Siz' Gibson will demonstrate his unique and whimsical style by sculpting four site specific topiaries in the Cummer Gardens. Make it a Florida morning, sip some orange juice, and watch the magic happen.Members $15, Non-Members $25
2:15 to 3:15 P.M. | Get Your Learn On: Highlights TourLearn More >
Embark on a journey through time as you explore works of art that span from ancient cultures through today. Tours leave from the Museum lobby and explore highlights and favorites from the Museum’s collection.Free with admission
7 to 8 P.M. | The Art and Therapy of Topiary: A Journey Through the History, Techniques, and Benefits of Creative Pruning with Mike Gibson, Topiary ArtistLearn More >
Topiary artist Mike Gibson explores the history, techniques, and therapeutic benefits of topiary - the art of shaping plants through creative pruning. Attendees will learn about the different forms that can be achieved through pruning, and how it can promote relaxation and mindfulness. Gibson will showcase stunning examples of topiary from around the world. Overall, attendees will gain a greater appreciation for the beauty and complexity of topiary and understand its many benefits.