Thursday February 27, 2020

Former architect digs deep and wins garden design prize

Leaving a career in architecture to pursue his passion for garden design has paid off for Gareth James Butler from Mullingar.

16th March, 2014
Competition winner Gareth James Butler and Irish garden designer Diarmuid Gavin who judged the competition.

Leaving a career in architecture to pursue his passion for garden design has paid off for Gareth James Butler from Mullingar.

The 34-year-old who cited financial reasons and the high costs of living in Dublin as two main reasons for his career change, has just won a major student garden design competition held by Irish paving specialists Kilsaran.

Beating off more than 100 entries, Butler, a landscape design student at the Garden Design Academy of...

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