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Beginning Watercolor Techniques A (213-138)
Botanical Illustration III--Tuesdays, 10am-1:30pm

Eight Tuesdays: Oct 05, 12, 19, 26; Nov 02, 09, 16, 30, 10am - 1:30pm

Using a specially developed "Naturalist's Palette", we will learn and practice basic watercolor techniques such as color mixing for organics, texturing, glazing and superimposing. Building upon our pencil and pen drawing skills, we will add rich, luminous color to create accurate and precise studies of plants from the Garden. We will explore a variety of watercolor tools and materials while continuing to develop our skills for accuracy and beauty.

Drawing experience necessary.

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

Supply list available before first class.

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Instructor Mary Harden
Fees MEMBERSHIP INFO members $160.00; nonmembers $185.00 
Notes Eight Tuesdays: Oct 05, 12, 19, 26; Nov 02, 09, 16, 30, 10am - 1:30pm  
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