BOTANY FOR ARTISTS
SEPTEMBER 23 - OCTOBER 7

LOCATION:
Red Butte Garden Classroom

ADDITIONAL INFO:

INSTRUCTOR:
Mary Jo Tedesco

COST:
Garden Members: 
$180
General Public: 
$225

BOTANY FOR ARTISTS

SEPTEMBER 23 - OCTOBER 7


“If you can see it, you can draw it. If you draw it, you will see it.”


Class Times

MONDAYS, SEPTEMBER 23, 30 & OCTOBER 7, @ 6-9PM, & SATURDAYS, SEPTEMBER 28 & OCTOBER 5 @ 9:30AM-3PM

REGISTRATION REQUIRED


In this class you will learn to keenly observe the intricate details and functions of plant parts as we work in the classroom and also explore the Garden. You will dissect plant parts, learn plant taxonomy (classification), and draw your observations. This class is designed for all artists, novice to expert, who want to increase their knowledge of the amazing world of plants so that they can more skillfully create realistic botanical art and illustrations.


Materials List:

  1. Your favorite graphite drawing pencils for detailed drawing
  2. Eraser of your choice
  3. Extra but not required: Variety of colored pencils, 10-20x magnifying loupe

Materials provided to students:

  1. Botanical dissection kit
  2. Small magnifying lens
  3. Bienfang Note-Sketch Book
  4. Small ruler

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