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Introduction to Botanical Illustration Learn drawing basics step by step in this gently paced course. This course is designed to build your drawing skills to enter the School of Botanical Art and Illustration. September 9, 16, 23, 30, Oct. 14, 9-noon or Thursdays November 7, 14, 21, Dec. 5, 12, 9-noon
Textures in Watercolor Pencil Accentuate surface patterns and textures that enhance a botanical subject. Learn how to color patterns on bark, prickly seedpods and succulents just to name a few. Illustrate with a palette of creative applications. Mondays October 28, Nov. 4, 11, 18,25, 9-noon
Drawing on Tradition: The Sketchbook of Isabel Adams Botanical artist Harriet Isabel Adams (18-63-1952), member of the Botanical Society of the British Isles, fellow of the Linnean Society and graduate of the Birmingham School of Art, produced and published a full and expressive body of botanical art. Learn the artist's working style, and plan to sketch thought the Denver Botanic Gardens. Wednesdays October 23, 30, Nov. 6, 13, 20, 6-9pm
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Foundational Roundhand This beginner's calligraphic hand was developed and taught during the 20th Century by Master Penman Edward Johnston (1874-1944). Based on studies of medieval manuscripts, foundational lettering was developed as a formal upright scripts created with a broad edged nib. Fridays, Nov. 1, 8, 15, 1-4pm
Grandma's Star Book Ornaments Send a holiday message in a handmade book that folds open into a star. Cut, fold, glue, write in and decorated this small book with your holiday greetings. Sunday, Dec. 1, 1-4pm