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Botanical Drawing for Beginners: Fruit- August 7, 14, and 21 Botanical Drawing for Beginners: Fruit- August 7, 14, and 21

Three sessions: August 7, 14, and 21 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. What exactly is a fruit? Is an eggplant or an acorn a fruit? Join us as we investigate the mysterious and fascinating world of fruits while drawing! Learn how to create an accurate illustration of a fruit in graphite using line techniques and measurements. No prior drawing experience is necessary. $35 for garden members, $45 for non-members. Materials needed: sketchbook, mechanical or HB pencil, ruler, eraser


Our Price: $45.00
Botanical Drawing for Beginners: Flowers- September 4, 11, 25, and October 2 Botanical Drawing for Beginners: Flowers- September 4, 11, 25, and October 2

Four sessions: September 4, 11, 25, and October 2 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Walk through a garden and you are likely to see many different flower forms. Differences in shape, size, and color are just a few of the reasons we love them! Learn how to create an accurate flower illustration in graphite using line techniques and measurements. Students can go on to create a page of different flower forms to beautifully showcase the variety found in nature. No prior drawing experience is necessary. $35 for garden members, $45 for non-members. Materials needed: sketchbook, mechanical or HB pencil, ruler, eraser


Our Price: $45.00
Botanical Illustration: Fall Leaves- October 9, 16, and 23 Botanical Illustration: Fall Leaves- October 9, 16, and 23

Three sessions: October 9, 16, and 23 from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Capture the beauty of fall leaves with graphite and colored pencil. Basics of layering colors, creating shadows and highlights will be explored. No prior drawing experience is necessary. $35 for garden members, $45 for non-members. Materials needed: mechanical or HB pencil, starter set of artist's quality colored pencils


Our Price: $45.00
Botanical Illustration: Evergreens and Cones for the Season- December 3, 5, 10, and 12 Botanical Illustration: Evergreens and Cones for the Season- December 3, 5, 10, and 12

Three sessions: December 3, 5, 10, and 12 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Learn the mathematics behind drawing cones and the beauty of evergreens. Add interest to holiday cards and increase your drawing potential. No prior drawing experience is necessary. $35 for garden members, $45 for non-members. Materials needed: mechanical or HB pencil, starter set of artist's quality colored pencils.


Our Price: $45.00
Special Workshop: Prairie Plants in Graphite and Colored Pencil- September 29 Special Workshop: Prairie Plants in Graphite and Colored Pencil- September 29

September 29 from 1 to 5 p.m. Explore the world of prairie natives in this workshop. Use a magnifying glass to unlock the secrets of grasses. Enhance your understanding of these critically important plants and their relationships, as we learn the basics of working with colored pencils and graphite. Learn to layer color, blend, and create detail and texture. $85 for garden members, $120 for non-members. Materials needed: drawing paper, graphite pencils, basic set of artist's quality colored pencils


Our Price: $120.00