Linda M. Nemergut
Linda M. Nemergut Linda M. Nemergut, MFA, earned a Certificate in Botanical Art and Illustration from the Botanical Garden. She teaches art (Pre-K-8) at Immanuel Lutheran School in Danbury, Conn.

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Do you ever wish you could capture the details of a plant long after you've seen it? This intro class teaches you how to make realistic drawings of plants using a variety of techniques. Learn to draw a selection of plant parts, including branches, stems, leaves, and flowers, for pleasure or to ex more...
05/31 We 10:00am-01:00pm Nemergut
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 all more...
07/10 Mo 10:00am-01:00pm Nemergut
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 your work.

07/31 Mo 10:00am-01:00pm Nemergut
The intricate beauty of a bird's nest really shines when drawn in silverpoint, especially as the silver develops a soft patina over time. Using a silver wire held in a stylus, master an organic approach to drawing a complex subject. Learn to prepare the substrate, develop a skillful handling of t more...
09/13 We 10:00am-02:30pm Nemergut