Drawing on Tradition: The Sketchbook of Isabel Adams
Botanical artist Harriet Isabel Adams (1863-1952), member of the Botanical Society of the British Isles, fellow of the Linnean Society and a graduate of the Birmingham School of Art, produced and published a full and expressive body of botanical art. Isabel’s drawings and illustrations were developed out of the Arts and Crafts movement, including distinctive lettering for labeling. Learn about the artist’s working style and practice her techniques. Plan to sketch throughout the Gardens and finish with a botanical plate drawn in graphite and enhanced with color.
Fee: $265 member, $315 non-member.
Prerequisite: Botanical Illustration in Watercolor Pencil I.
Date(s): Wed, Oct. 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 6-9 p.m.
Instructor: Renee Jorgensen