Botanical Drawing Workshop
Sharpen your observational drawing skills in this fun, floral workshop. Using dip pens and ink, we’ll explore live botanical subjects with an eye for line, form, and silhouette. After a few warmup studies, we’ll jump into watercolor and colored pencils to bring our drawings to life. Come develop your personal illustration style and dig into the rich genre of botanical drawings; from spiny succulents to budding blooms, this class is perfect for beginning and experienced drawers alike!
Learn to observe your surroundings and draw what you see! Discover your personal style by learning perspective, form, lighting, value, and composition through using different drawing mediums; such as charcoal, pencil, inks, and other media. Drawing fundamentals is a great foundation to add to your sketchbook of ideas and push your artwork to the next level!
Learn color mixing and basic drawing skills using watercolor, gouache, and acrylic paint. Work with light and dark values, perspective, and composition as you paint subjects such as still life, nature, and portraits. In this class, you will receive individual attention as you learn to develop your personal style.
In this class, learn how to carve stamps from rubber sheets and linoleum for seamless, repeat printing. Printmaking techniques and inks will be used to create compositions on paper. Learn about registration and strategies to develop patterning for larger designs.