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Botany for the Botanical Illustrator

Botany for the Botanical Illustrator

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. Your botanical art will improve when you understand the subjects.

No prerequisites.

Fee: $250 member, $300 non-member.

 

Date(s): Fri-Sun, Aug. 3-5, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Instructor: Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski

 

Date(s): Thu, Aug. 30, Sept. 6, 13, 20, 27, Oct. 4, 6-9 p.m.

Instructor: Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski

 

Date(s): Fri-Sun, Oct. 26-28, 9 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Instructor: Mervi Hjelmroos-Koski

 

Dates + Times

Aug. 3
Friday, 9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults
Aug. 30
Thursday, 6:00 pm
Audience: 
Adults
Oct. 26
Friday, 9:00 am
Audience: 
Adults