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The Fundamentals of Botanical Drawing -- Southampton Art School

The Fundamentals of Botanical Drawing -- Southampton Art School
Location:  Southampton  Art  School

Box  115 High Street,  Southampton, Ontario

Date: August 21, 22 & 23 2017
Length: 3 days
Hours: 9:00 am to 4:00 pm with 1 hour for lunch
Cost: $155:00
To register contact Darlene McConnachie, Art School Director
Tel: 519-797-5068
Or Michael Spillane: 905-891-8422


The Fundamentals of Botanical Drawing

Graphite/pencil drawing

Coloured pencils

Pen & ink techniques

This three-day workshop is ideal for those wishing to learn a range of skills relating to botanical drawing. Students will be given step-by-step instructions on how to progress through botanical drawing projects using graphite/pencil, coloured pencils and pen & ink. The drawing process when choosing botanical subjects will be discussed, along with exercises on gesture, contour drawing, blending, burnishing and pen & ink techniques. The workshop is best suited to students with some drawing experience and an interest in botanical art.

See below for supply list and flyer.
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