Botanical Art for Everyone – All Levels Welcome! with Artist Donna Torres

Botanical Art for Everyone – All Levels Welcome! with Artist Donna Torres

Classes at Fairchild

When: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 2:00 PM to Wednesday, September 9, 2015 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 9/9/2015 2:00:00 PM 9/9/2015 4:30:00 PM Botanical Art for Everyone – All Levels Welcome! with Artist Donna Torres This class, for the beginner and advanced student, will focus on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students will draw and paint fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided). Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Instructor: Donna Torres

This class, for the beginner and advanced student, will focus on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students will draw and paint fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided). Using traditional botanical illustration techniques and contemporary interpretations of flora, this class will encourage expressive freedom while still honoring the beauty inherent in its plant subjects. Beginners will learn the basics of botanical art, while advanced students will be encouraged to explore new combinations of media and techniques.


1:00 to 3:30 p.m.
Wednesdays, September 9 − October 7* (four sessions) *No class on September 23

Fee: Members, $110; Non-members, $140