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December 8, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm


Botanical Art: Open Studio

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Making time to paint and draw can be challenging. Bring your botanically inspired work to class or start something new. Paint in a friendly, artistic environment. Enjoy the camaraderie of fellow artists and learn tips, improve techniques, hear about new materials, and share botanical advice. Gain inspiration from the beautiful environment of Mt. Cuba Center and fellow botanical artists.

This program takes place in-person (at Mt. Cuba Center) Thursday, December 8, 2022

About the Instructor:
Margaret Saylor is the editor/designer of ASBA’s The Botanical Artist journal. She earned a Certificate in Botanical art and Illustration, with distinction, from the NYBG.

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