Jeanne Reiner earned a BFA from The Cooper Union in New York City. She then completed a post-graduate program in Switzerland through Yale University and the Basel School of Design. Before earning a Certificate in Botanical Art & Illustration from NYBG, she worked as a graphic designer at Estee Lauder and in her own design studio where she supported clients like Elizabeth Arden, Ralph Lauren, the New York City Ballet, and L'Oreal. In 2002, Jeanne moved to Connecticut to pursue a career in fine art, studying at SUNY Purchase and Silvermine Art Center. Her botanical artwork has been shown in numerous galleries and exhibitions, including at the Filoli in California, NYBG, the American Society of Botanical Art "Green Currency" exhibition, and at the New England Society of Botanical Art. Her work is sold through HIVE in West Palm Beach, Florida, and at Creel and Gow in New York City.
Visit Jeanne's website: www.botanicgirl.com
Classes by this instructor
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, including burnishing, tonal construction, and how to layer col more...