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Orchid Society of Coral Gables

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 8:30 PM to
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 10:30 PM

Add to Calendar 11/1/2016 8:30:00 PM 11/1/2016 10:30:00 PM Orchid Society of Coral Gables Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

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Botanical Art for Everyone – All Levels Welcome!

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 2:00 PM to
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 11/2/2016 2:00:00 PM 11/2/2016 4:30:00 PM Botanical Art for Everyone – All Levels Welcome! This class for the beginner and advanced student focuses on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students draw and paint using fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided). Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

This class for the beginner and advanced student focuses on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students draw and paint using fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided).

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BOTANICAL ART FOR EVERYONE – ALL LEVELS WELCOME!

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 2:00 PM to
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 4:30 PM

Add to Calendar 11/2/2016 2:00:00 PM 11/2/2016 4:30:00 PM BOTANICAL ART FOR EVERYONE – ALL LEVELS WELCOME! This class for the beginner and advanced student focuses on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students draw and paint using fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided). Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

This class for the beginner and advanced student focuses on the representation of tropical plants in watercolor and graphite. Students draw and paint using fresh plant material collected at Fairchild (provided).

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Pasta Night at Fairchild – Making Home-Made Ravioli

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 7:00 PM to
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 10:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/2/2016 7:00:00 PM 11/2/2016 10:00:00 PM Pasta Night at Fairchild – Making Home-Made Ravioli Get ready to roll your sleeves up as you’ll be introduced to the art of making ravioli from scratch.  YES, pasta night has come to Fairchild and Chef Chris will demonstrate the art of preparing fresh ravioli. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Get ready to roll your sleeves up as you’ll be introduced to the art of making ravioli from scratch.  YES, pasta night has come to Fairchild and Chef Chris will demonstrate the art of preparing fresh ravioli.

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PASTA NIGHT AT FAIRCHILD – MAKING HOME-MADE RAVIOLI

Wednesday, November 2, 2016 7:00 PM to
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 10:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/2/2016 7:00:00 PM 11/2/2016 10:00:00 PM PASTA NIGHT AT FAIRCHILD – MAKING HOME-MADE RAVIOLI Get ready to roll your sleeves up as you’ll be introduced to the art of making ravioli from scratch.  YES, pasta night has come to Fairchild and Chef Chris will demonstrate the art of preparing fresh ravioli. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Get ready to roll your sleeves up as you’ll be introduced to the art of making ravioli from scratch.  YES, pasta night has come to Fairchild and Chef Chris will demonstrate the art of preparing fresh ravioli.

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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, November 4, 2016 2:00 PM to
Friday, November 4, 2016 4:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/4/2016 2:00:00 PM 11/4/2016 4:00:00 PM Plant ID Workshop

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Do you have a plant in your garden that you aren't familiar with? Or, perhaps are looking to find out its origins and how it came to South Florida? If so, bring your specimen to Fairchild’s Herbarium and let our scientists uncover its secrets! Bring a cutting from your plant to Fairchild’s Herbarium team on the first Friday of every month at 1:00 p.m. and participate in our Plant Identification Workshop.

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SUNRISE AND EARLY MORNING PHOTOGRAPHY AT FAIRCHILD

Saturday, November 5, 2016 8:00 AM to
Saturday, November 5, 2016 11:00 AM

Add to Calendar 11/5/2016 8:00:00 AM 11/5/2016 11:00:00 AM SUNRISE AND EARLY MORNING PHOTOGRAPHY AT FAIRCHILD Students will experience the sunrise as they photograph Fairchild’s spectacular garden landscapes. This course will offer the opportunity to photograph the Garden’s lush greenery, dramatically lit by the rising sun. Participants will receive instruction and demonstrations on photographing outdoors in the early morning natural light. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Students will experience the sunrise as they photograph Fairchild’s spectacular garden landscapes. This course will offer the opportunity to photograph the Garden’s lush greenery, dramatically lit by the rising sun. Participants will receive instruction and demonstrations on photographing outdoors in the early morning natural light.

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Sunrise and Early Morning Photography at Fairchild

Saturday, November 5, 2016 8:00 AM to
Saturday, November 5, 2016 11:00 AM

Add to Calendar 11/5/2016 8:00:00 AM 11/5/2016 11:00:00 AM Sunrise and Early Morning Photography at Fairchild Students will experience the sunrise as they photograph Fairchild’s spectacular garden landscapes. This course will offer the opportunity to photograph the Garden’s lush greenery, dramatically lit by the rising sun. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Students will experience the sunrise as they photograph Fairchild’s spectacular garden landscapes. This course will offer the opportunity to photograph the Garden’s lush greenery, dramatically lit by the rising sun.

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Sunday Sounds

Sunday, November 6, 2016 1:00 PM to
Sunday, November 6, 2016 2:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/6/2016 1:00:00 PM 11/6/2016 2:00:00 PM Sunday Sounds

Enjoy live music performed by students of University of Miami's Frost School of Music on select Sundays, in the Glasshouse Café. 

                                                                                                                                                                                  

Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Enjoy live music performed by students of University of Miami's Frost School of Music on select Sundays, in the Glasshouse Café. 

                                                                                                                                                                                  

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LANDSCAPING WITH TERRESTRIAL ORCHIDS

Wednesday, November 16, 2016 6:30 PM to
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 8:30 PM

Add to Calendar 11/16/2016 6:30:00 PM 11/16/2016 8:30:00 PM LANDSCAPING WITH TERRESTRIAL ORCHIDS Learn how easy it is to add terrestrial orchids to your landscape. With proper care, you can introduce these fabulous ground-growing orchids that add just the right touch to your tropical garden or your pool patio.  Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Learn how easy it is to add terrestrial orchids to your landscape. With proper care, you can introduce these fabulous ground-growing orchids that add just the right touch to your tropical garden or your pool patio. 

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WINE AND WATERCOLORS: A Social Evening of Sipping and Painting with Hillary Parker

Friday, November 18, 2016 6:30 PM to
Friday, November 18, 2016 8:30 PM

Add to Calendar 11/18/2016 6:30:00 PM 11/18/2016 8:30:00 PM WINE AND WATERCOLORS: A Social Evening of Sipping and Painting with Hillary Parker This event is for everyone, including those closet artists wanting a little “liquid courage” to pick up a paint brush for the first time. Grab your friends, bring your spouses and join international award-winning botanical watercolor artist Hillary Parker for one of her popular social and educational art parties.  Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

This event is for everyone, including those closet artists wanting a little “liquid courage” to pick up a paint brush for the first time. Grab your friends, bring your spouses and join international award-winning botanical watercolor artist Hillary Parker for one of her popular social and educational art parties. 

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Wine and Watercolors: A Social Evening of Sipping and Painting with Artist Hillary Parker

Friday, November 18, 2016 6:30 PM to
Friday, November 18, 2016 8:30 PM

Add to Calendar 11/18/2016 6:30:00 PM 11/18/2016 8:30:00 PM Wine and Watercolors: A Social Evening of Sipping and Painting with Artist Hillary Parker This event is for everyone, including those closet artists wanting a little “liquid courage” to pick up a paint brush for the first time. Grab your friends, bring your spouses and join international award-winning botanical watercolor artist Hillary Parker for one of her popular social and educational art parties. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

This event is for everyone, including those closet artists wanting a little “liquid courage” to pick up a paint brush for the first time. Grab your friends, bring your spouses and join international award-winning botanical watercolor artist Hillary Parker for one of her popular social and educational art parties.

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Going native in the garden? Try these plants

Friday, November 25, 2016

Going native in the garden? Try these plants

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FLIGHTS OF FANCY IN WATERCOLORS (WATERCOLORS II LEVEL)

Monday, November 28, 2016 1:00 PM to
Monday, November 28, 2016 4:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/28/2016 1:00:00 PM 11/28/2016 4:00:00 PM FLIGHTS OF FANCY IN WATERCOLORS (WATERCOLORS II LEVEL) Painting feathers and nests is a fantastic way to explore nature’s textures and details. This is an excellent class for all students with previous watercolor experience looking for opportunities to build upon, fine tune or master their watercolor dry brush techniques.  Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Painting feathers and nests is a fantastic way to explore nature’s textures and details. This is an excellent class for all students with previous watercolor experience looking for opportunities to build upon, fine tune or master their watercolor dry brush techniques. 

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Flights of Fancy in Watercolors (Watercolors II Level)

Monday, November 28, 2016 1:00 PM to
Monday, November 28, 2016 4:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/28/2016 1:00:00 PM 11/28/2016 4:00:00 PM Flights of Fancy in Watercolors (Watercolors II Level) Painting feathers and nests is a fantastic way to explore nature’s textures and details. This is an excellent class for all students with previous watercolor experience looking for opportunities to build upon, fine tune or master their watercolor dry brush techniques. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Painting feathers and nests is a fantastic way to explore nature’s textures and details. This is an excellent class for all students with previous watercolor experience looking for opportunities to build upon, fine tune or master their watercolor dry brush techniques.

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Advanced DSLR Techniques: Getting More Out of Your DSLR Camera

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 6:00 PM to
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 9:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/29/2016 6:00:00 PM 11/29/2016 9:00:00 PM Advanced DSLR Techniques: Getting More Out of Your DSLR Camera Would you like to learn the more advanced camera features of your DSLR? This class will cover the following advanced functionalities of your DSLR: when to use RAW format vs JPG; how to manage your white balance options; how to manage the auto focus options; using external flashes and light modifiers effectively; how to use your camera’s TTL meter to control multiple dedicated external flashes and balance ambient and artificial lights to create professional results. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Would you like to learn the more advanced camera features of your DSLR? This class will cover the following advanced functionalities of your DSLR: when to use RAW format vs JPG; how to manage your white balance options; how to manage the auto focus options; using external flashes and light modifiers effectively; how to use your camera’s TTL meter to control multiple dedicated external flashes and balance ambient and artificial lights to create professional results.

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ADVANCED DSLR TECHNIQUES: GETTING MORE OUT OF YOUR DSLR CAMERA

Tuesday, November 29, 2016 6:00 PM to
Tuesday, November 29, 2016 9:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/29/2016 6:00:00 PM 11/29/2016 9:00:00 PM ADVANCED DSLR TECHNIQUES: GETTING MORE OUT OF YOUR DSLR CAMERA Would you like to learn the more advanced camera features of your DSLR? This class will cover the following advanced functionalities of your DSLR: when to use RAW format vs JPG; how to manage your White Balance Options; how to manage the Auto Focus options; using External Flashes and light modifiers effectively; how to use your camera’s TTL meter to control multiple dedicated external flashes and balance ambient and artificial lights to create professional results. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Would you like to learn the more advanced camera features of your DSLR? This class will cover the following advanced functionalities of your DSLR: when to use RAW format vs JPG; how to manage your White Balance Options; how to manage the Auto Focus options; using External Flashes and light modifiers effectively; how to use your camera’s TTL meter to control multiple dedicated external flashes and balance ambient and artificial lights to create professional results.

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Using the Hipstamatic App

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:00 AM to
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 1:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/30/2016 10:00:00 AM 11/30/2016 1:00:00 PM Using the Hipstamatic App Did you know that the “Hipstamatic Camera App is a world-class photography app and Apple’s original App of the Year”? Having your iPhone ready and available at a moment’s notice can enable you to capture that perfect photo. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Did you know that the “Hipstamatic Camera App is a world-class photography app and Apple’s original App of the Year”? Having your iPhone ready and available at a moment’s notice can enable you to capture that perfect photo.

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USING THE HIPSTAMATIC APP

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 10:00 AM to
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 1:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/30/2016 10:00:00 AM 11/30/2016 1:00:00 PM USING THE HIPSTAMATIC APP Did you know that the “Hipstamatic Camera App is a world-class photography app and Apple’s original App of the Year”? Having your iPhone ready and available at a moment’s notice can enable you to capture that perfect photo.  With the Hipstamatic camera app you can capture that photo like never before without post processing.  Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Did you know that the “Hipstamatic Camera App is a world-class photography app and Apple’s original App of the Year”? Having your iPhone ready and available at a moment’s notice can enable you to capture that perfect photo.  With the Hipstamatic camera app you can capture that photo like never before without post processing. 

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A Sushi Party for the Holidays

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 6:00 PM to
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 9:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/30/2016 6:00:00 PM 11/30/2016 9:00:00 PM A Sushi Party for the Holidays Host your own sushi party at home with your family and friends for the upcoming holiday season. It’s much easier than you think. Chef Johnson will teach the tricks to making sushi with friends simple and fun. Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Host your own sushi party at home with your family and friends for the upcoming holiday season. It’s much easier than you think. Chef Johnson will teach the tricks to making sushi with friends simple and fun.

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A SUSHI PARTY FOR THE HOLIDAYS

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 6:00 PM to
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 9:00 PM

Add to Calendar 11/30/2016 6:00:00 PM 11/30/2016 9:00:00 PM A SUSHI PARTY FOR THE HOLIDAYS Host your own sushi party at home with your family and friends for the upcoming holiday season. It’s much easier than you think. Chef Johnson will teach the tricks to making sushi with friends simple and fun.   Fairchild Tropical Botanics Gardens contactus@fairchildgarden.org MM/DD/YYYY axDaZzWwrzTRZGFqimyP24857

 

Host your own sushi party at home with your family and friends for the upcoming holiday season. It’s much easier than you think. Chef Johnson will teach the tricks to making sushi with friends simple and fun.  

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