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Botanical Art & Illustration or Native Plant Studies
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6/25/2016 1:00 PM - 7/16/2016 4:30 PM
Botanicals in Colored Pencil, Watercolor, and InkRegistration Closed
Saturdays June 25, July 2, 9, 16; 1:00 – 4:30 pm
This class is designed to increase your skills and confidence in the use of the various art media taught at the Garden. The instructor demonstrates techniques to combine watercolor, ink and colored pencils to create vibrant botanical paintings. Students receive one-on-one instruction to evolve their own unique drawing and painting.
This course is a non-credit course. Prerequisites: Beginning Colored Pencil, Pen and Ink, Intermediate Watercolor.
Fee: $150 ($135 NCBG members).
7/16/2016 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
8/14/2016 1:30 PM - 9/18/2016 5:00 PM
8/21/2016 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
8/26/2016 12:00 PM - 9/16/2016 4:30 PM
This course is introductory in nature and designed for a broad audience. It is a fundamental core course for students enrolled in either of the NCBG certificate programs. Basic principles of botany including taxonomy, anatomy, morphology and physiology are covered. Class time is divided between lectures and examining/dissecting samples. There are also opportunities for making observations in the gardens.
Fee: $195 ($175 NCBG members)
9/11/2016 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
9/15/2016 1:30 PM - 5:00 PM
10/1/2016 1:15 PM - 4:45 PM