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Graduated 2008 – garden design from SERC School of Horticulture, Ard’s Campus & achieved MGLDA Oct 2012
The Garden Design Shop , established (2008) an ethically independent Belfast based, garden & landscape design business & is happy to travel & garden design anywhere in Ireland, the UK mainland or internationally.
Michael has completed numerous beautiful garden designs, in both North & Southern Ireland & approaches each client brief with enthusiasm, energy & will for each client, produce a well thought out colourful detailed conceptual design for each client brief & thrives on sorting clients out bad ground, drainage & structural issues.
Michael designed 4 show winning show gardens gaining notable successes, & to date has project managed/ built 5 award winning show gardens in Ireland.
Aug 2011 Michael submitted a large NI themed show garden ‘Titanic Dreams’ for RHS Chelsea 2012 (£280k)
A Civil engineer professionally, experience gained as site measurement engineer & Site Agent, project managing many high profile & challenging UK heavy civil engineering projects £0.25-£4.5M(1987-2000)
1998, Est’d Design & Construct Partnership Ltd & has over 14 years built Ulster Rugby’s new Invalidity Stand, one-off houses, domestic extensions, bespoke garden rooms & numerous beautiful commercial & private family gardens.