Kate Heffernan’s career in horticulture spans more than 40 years working with botanic gardens across Australia. Kate has also written and presented across broadcast media on gardens and gardening. Kate has a special interest in the plant explorers and garden history, both of which are covered in this tour. A keen traveller with an emphasis on garden-based travel, Kate has led tours to the gardens of France, United Kingdom, Ireland and Australia.
Travel sketching has been a particular passion of Erin Hill for more than two decades. As an advertising art director and illustrator, Erin learnt the skills to simplify a visual story in a limited time. Erin then studied at the Julian Ashton School of Art before becoming a gallery owner and teacher. Erin has taught sketching in workshops and classes around the world and also on many sketching tours to destinations including USA, UK, France, Italy, Turkey, Morocco, Spain, Cuba and Fiji.