Drawing Leafy Edibles

Tuesday May 3

1:00 PM  –  4:00 PM

Instructor: Melissa Fabian

Tues., May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31 and June 7 | 1 – 4 p.m. 

After-class meeting: Tues. June 28 | 1 - 2:30 p.m.

$225 members | $255 nonmembers

Presented as a live webinar through Zoom

Objective: With close observation of intricate leaf patterns and the gorgeous colors of nature, students will be able to create new approaches to drawing textures and patterns.

Level: Intermediate to advanced

Prerequisites: Botanical Drawing I and II, and at least one of the following: Colored Pencil I, Watercolor I, or Pen and Ink I.

*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.

Red leaf lettuce, beet tops and kale aren’t just for healthy eating. Viewing various leafy edibles up close creates unique “leafscapes”. Study pages and a final project will be composed. Several mediums will be demonstrated, allowing the students a choice of medium for the study pages and final artwork. Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate elective