Botanical Art for Everyone – All Levels Welcome!

Botanical Art for Everyone – All Levels Welcome!

Classes at Fairchild

When: Wednesday, September 28, 2016 2:00 PM to Wednesday, September 28, 2016 4:30 PM

Instructor: Donna Torres

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).  Drawing from traditional botanical illustration techniques and contemporary interpretations of flora, this class encourages expressive freedom while still honoring the beauty inherent in its plant subjects. Basic instruction in watercolor will be given as well as advanced. Join us for lively discussions and exchange of ideas on materials, techniques and composition.


1:00 to 3:30 p.m.

Section A: Wednesdays, September 28 – October 26* (four sessions)

*No class October 12

Fee per section: Member, $135; Non-member, $170