Winter Gems

Saturday December 14

9:30 AM  –  4:00 PM

Dec. 14 – 15 | 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

$150 members | $160 nonmembers (specimen fee included)

Phipps Garden Center in Mellon Park

Objective: To be able to observe color and texture in seasonal plants

Level: Intermediate to advanced

Prerequisites: Botanical Drawing I and II, Watercolor I

Illustrate seasonal plants in an assortment of colors using different methods of mixing watercolor pigments along with a variety of wash techniques. Apply these techniques to a composition of multiple small specimens or a single sample of winter flora through a series of demonstrations, individual help and group discussion. A wide assortment of specimens will be provided from Phipps’ annual Gifts and Greens Market. Botanical Art and Illustration Certificate elective