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Plant ID Workshop

Friday, September 2, 2016 1:00 PM

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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Orchid Society of Coral Gables

Tuesday, September 6, 2016 7:30 PM

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Illustration Workshop: Painting Butterflies in Watercolor

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 1:00 PM

This class focuses on the accurate representation of butterflies using traditional illustration techniques. Students will be taught the basics of watercolor for doing butterfly illustration.

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The Basics of Drawing

Monday, September 12, 2016 10:00 AM

Our talented Helen Burgos is back for another year teaching this popular beginner class on Monday mornings.  Mastering basic drawing techniques can be a goal in itself or a tool for use in other art mediums, e.g., watercolor or acrylic.

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Intermediate Drawing with Graphite, Charcoal, Ink or Colored Pencils

Monday, September 12, 2016 1:30 PM

This class is intended for students who already have basic drawing experience and wish to work with their own themes and concepts – taking their drawing beyond an assigned class exercise.

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Success with Orchid Growing

Thursday, September 15, 2016 6:00 PM

Professional orchid collector and American Orchid Society student judge Guillermo Salazar will help you become a successful orchid grower.

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Oils and Acrylics: Refreshing Your Works

Friday, September 16, 2016 10:00 AM

You’ll be adding pop and pizazz to your paintings in this workshop. Just one vivid painting can spark the personality of a room. Let our talented Ms. Zanetti teach you how to incorporate your inner feelings into new works or give existing ones a little boost.

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International Aroid Society Annual Show and Sale

Saturday, September 17, 2016 9:30 AM

International Aroid Society Annual Show and Sale
September 17 & 18, 2016
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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Using the Hipstamatic App

Saturday, September 17, 2016 10:00 AM

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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