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Botanical Illustration I - Pencil Techniques (213-136)


This pencil course will provide an exploration into drawing with accuracy, beauty and individuality. This is a class for the absolute beginner. You will learn to draw in this class! We will learn techniques for colored pencils, and practice marking and shading for depth. All levels welcome.

This is a first in a series of five sessions on the fundamentals of botanical illustration; I & II focus on drawing techniques and tonal values while III, IV, and V focus on watercolor techniques and composition.

$10 materials fee payable to instructor at beginning of first class.

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Instructor Mary Harden
Fees MEMBERSHIP INFO members $130.00; nonmembers $150.00 

$10 materials fee payable to instructor on first day of class.

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