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Botany for the Botanical Illustrator

Friday, December 12, 2014 - 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
York Street
Additional Dates: 

Dec 13 2014 9:00AM
Dec 14 2014 9:00AM

Registration opens December 9, 2014 at 9a.m. Classes will appear sold out until then.

What is the difference between a carpel and a pistil? Where can I find the stamen? The science of the subjects you draw determines what you see! Put away your pencils for this enlightening lab class designed specifically for students of botanical illustration. Take a close look at plant anatomy and learn to recognize botanical details that will make your drawings more accurate and realistic. Learn plant morphology through detailed instruction and supporting visuals. All of your botanical art will improve when you understand the subjects. Fee: $230 member, $285 non-member. No prerequisites.

• Fri-Sun, Feb. 6-8, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Instructor: Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski

• Tue, May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2, 9 a.m. – noon

Instructor: Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski

• Fri-Sun, July 10-12, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Instructor: Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski