Botanical Art & Illustration Summer Intensive Classes

Four Classes, July 9– August 10, 2018

Advance your artistic development quickly! Newcomers to Botanical Art & Illustration can complete Botanical Drawing I & II in just four weeks—less than half the normal time! Current and advanced students can choose from a selection of required classes also offered in a reduced time frame.

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Accurate observation translates into sensitive, realistic drawings and is an essential skill for botanical artists. Learn contour drawing with an emphasis on proportion, and explore techniques such as foreshortening, perspective, and line weight.

This class is a prerequisite for more...
07/09 Mo 10:00am-01:00pm Nemergut
  07/09 Mo 10:00am-01:00pm James
Pen and ink, among the most versatile and useful media, can be used to create high quality, easily reproducible drawings. Learn how to produce different strokes and how to create tone by using stipple, line, and crosshatch techniques.
07/09 Mo 10:00am-04:30pm Morley
The focus of this course is on color theory and application. Colored pencil line and tone can be applied to look like either drawing or painting, making it a versatile medium for creating botanical artwork. Learn a variety of techniques, more...
07/17 Tu 10:00am-02:00pm Vogel
Apply Botanical Drawing I skills and techniques to simple relevant subjects. Focus on concepts of light source, value, and shading to create form. Learn to translate color into black and white, and create the illusion of depth and space in more...
07/30 Mo 10:00am-01:00pm Nemergut