Practice Makes Perfect: A Botanical Illustration Sketchbook from Denver Botanic Gardens’ School of Botanical Art and Illustration not only represents skills and abilities, but also creativity, ideas and friendship. Illustration can take many forms; it has an ability to transform a page and can add magic to words to present what simple text might imply, but can not say.
Denver Botanic Gardens’ Botanical Art and Illustration Program is arranging an exciting and informative Art and Archives Tour to London and Madrid between March 31 and April 11, 2011. We will visit a variety of museums, libraries and private collections and study some of the world’s most incredible historical and contemporary collections of Botanical art. This will be an intimate group of 13 participants or less. We still have room for two more art enthusiasts...
Denver Botanic Gardens' Botanical Art and Illustration program is pleased to invite you to explore the Colorado Canyonlands November 8-12, 2010.
A gathering of botanical artists in a beautiful outdoor setting is a recipe for a remarkable week. Bring your enthusiasm for botanical art and sample enticing lectures, classes, and excursions as you expand your understanding of plants and geography and hone your illustration skills. From beginner to seasoned artist, there is...
In Collaboration with Arvada Center for Arts and Humanities the Gardens' Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate Program is offering this fall:
Botanical Illustration in Pencil
Mon., October 18 - November 22 (no class on 11/8), 1:30 - 4:30 p.m.
Instructor: Marjorie Leggitt
For more information and to register, please click here.
(Illustration by Marjorie Leggitt)