Botanical Drawing I: Foundations

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Wednesday January 18

6:00 PM  –  9:00 PM

Instructor: Weldon Doran

Wednesday, Jan. 18 and 25, Feb. 1, 8, 15 and 22, March 1 | 6 – 9 p.m. (with small breaks)

After-class meeting: Wednesday March 8 | 6 – 7:30 p.m.

$265 members | $295 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Objective: To be able to accurately draw three-dimensional shapes using line and tone, and employ geometric and aerial perspective in drawing botanical subjects.

Level: Beginner

Prerequisite: None

Supply List (PDF)

*Relevant demos are recorded and made available to pre-registered students within 1 week of each class session.  Videos will be viewable for one month from receipt.

Botanical illustration differs from traditional drawing because it captures a subject with scientific accuracy through observation, form and detail.  Learn to identify basic shapes in nature and use a step-by-step process to create the illusion of depth through light, shadow and perspective.  Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate core course.