North Carolina Botanical Garden
Course

Integrating Composition and Color Theory

with Patricia Savage, Professional Artist


Dates: Sundays April 14, April 28, May 5, and May 19

Time: 1:15 - 4:45 p.m.

Fee: $150 ($135 Members)

 

In this class students learn the basics of color and the techniques for properly mixing pigments to match a specific color. Concepts of the color wheel and analogous/complementary colors are explored through instruction and numerous exercises. The three attributes of color – hue, value and intensity are also covered. This class was formerly known simply as Color Theory. It serves as a prerequisite for the Advanced Watercolor classes and for Intermediate and Advanced Colored Pencil.


Prerequisites: Composition, Intermediate Watercolor

 

Note: This class involves homework assignments. The amount of time students need to spend on homework varies and usually ranges from five to fifteen hours per week. 

 

SUPPLY LIST (PDF)


Register



Remaining Seats: 8

Registration open through 4/12/2019 11:59 PM EST | Refund Policy


About the Instructor

Patricia Savage has been a fine artist since 1989. She was awarded Best and Honorable Mention in Wildlife in the Pastel Journal’s Sixth Annual Pastel Top 100. She served as artist-in-residence in Denali National Park and expedition artist for The 1899 Harriman Expedition Retraced. Her work has appeared in Botanical Art: Eden Re-imagined, The Best of Wildlife Art 1 and 2, Focus (Italy), U.S. Art, Wildlife Art, and Wildlife in North Carolina. Patricia has exhibited her work at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, the Bell Museum of Natural History, the National Geographic Society, the U.S. Botanic Garden, and Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom. She is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and the Society of Animal Artists. She also belongs to the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators and GNSI-Carolinas, Paint N.C., and the Pastel Society of North Carolina. To see Patricia’s paintings go to www.psavageartist.com and friend her on Facebook.

 

 

Contact Instructor

 



Certificate in Botanical Art & Illustration Credits

Integrating Composition and Color Theory: Credits - 1

 

This course fulfills a core requirement in our Certificate in Botanical Art & Illustration program.


Share This


Location

Joslin Classroom I (C106)

100 Old Mason Farm Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27517

Click here for directions