Page of Petals

Saturday April 21

9:30 AM  –  4:00 PM

Sat., April 21 – Sun., April 22 | 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

$145 members | $165 nonmembers (includes specimen fee)
Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park

Objective: To be able to observe color on a petal and portray its likeness on paper
Level: Intermediate to advanced
Prerequisites: Botanical Drawing I and II, Watercolor I

Explore color matching to illustrate flower petals. Create a page of petals in an assortment of colors using different methods for mixing watercolor pigments along with a variety of wash techniques. The instructor will demonstrate a series of techniques for using watercolor paints on hot-pressed paper, and you will have a chance to practice them yourself, supplemented by individual help and group discussions. Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate elective