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April 4 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

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Spring Botanical Art Series

Graphite Botanical Art
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Mt. Cuba’s unique collections of native plants are a natural fit for the art of botanical drawing. Using specimens from Mt. Cuba’s gardens, learn how to draw flowers, foliage, and stems realistically in this entry-level program. Start with the elements of line, shape, and form, and progress to developing your own personal drawing style. Begin with Learning to Draw Spring Wildflowers or dive into the upper-level courses if you already have the basics.
$155 per course or $419 for the series.

A detailed list of required materials is available with the online class descriptions.

This program takes place in person at Mt. Cuba Center 12 Thursdays: April 4 through June 20.

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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