Denver Botanic Gardens’ York Street location is now open with capped numbers and timed tickets. Here are details on what to expect upon your return. Denver Botanic Gardens Chatfield Farms’ re-opening is yet to be determined.

Botanical Illustration in Pencil I

Learn to draw! Begin with an overview of the specific elements of botanical illustration. Learn the skills of careful observation and realistic drawing in graphite pencil, including line drawing, shading and perspective. Step-by-step added techniques help you render accurate perspective, texture and detail. This is the entry course for every program student and a prerequisite for all required courses to follow. You’ll emerge from this class with the tools you need to draw anything.

No prerequisites.

Fee: $285 member, $335 non-member.

Date(s):

Tue, Jan. 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11, 1-4 p.m.

Instructor: Laurence Pierson

 

Fri-Sun, Feb. 14-16, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Instructor: Charlotte Ricker

 

Thu, Aug. 6, 13, 20, 27, Sep. 3, 9 a.m. – noon

Instructor: Renee Jorgensen

 

Fri-Sun, Aug. 14-16, 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Instructor: Charlotte Ricker

 

Thu, Sep. 17, 24, Oct. 1, 8, 15, 6-9 p.m.

Instructor: Laurence Pierson

 

 

Dates + Times

Aug. 6
Thursday, 9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Aug. 14
Friday, 9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Sep. 17
Thursday, 6:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults