Kathryn Lyness
Kathryn Lyness Katy is a passionate home gardener whose interests brought her to NYBG's Botanical Illustration Program. She has been represented in the ASBA Annual International Exhibition and is active in the Tri-State Botanical Artist Group. She also has an MA in Art Education from Columbia University, Teacher's College.

Classes by this instructor

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 expan more...
09/25 We 06:00pm-09:00pm Lyness
Accurate observation translates into sensitive, realistic drawings and is an essential skill for botanical artists. Using basic shapes, fruit, and leaves, learn contour drawing with an emphasis on proportion, and explore techniques such as foreshortening, perspective, and line weight.

09/17 Tu 06:00pm-09:00pm Lyness