Botanical Art Certificate Program

Engage your senses, discover hidden talents, and explore a more personal relationship with plants and the environment in this studio art program. Courses in drawing, painting, and color theory will help you develop your technical skills and further your understanding of art and the creative process.

Who should participate? People wanting to nurture their creativity, improve their artistic skill, and experience plants, nature, and our shared environment in new ways. No prior art experience is needed.

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Current Courses

Online registration is unavailable 24 hours prior to the class start date. You may still register by calling (847) 835-8261.

Class Title Start Date Supply List
John Pastoriza Pinol, Advanced Watercolor Workshop Sat., Oct. 11 - 9:00 am
English Watercolor Techniques Mon., Oct. 20 - 6:00 pm Supply List
Botanical Drawing 2 Sat., Nov. 1 - 9:00 am Supply List
Color Pencil Workshop Sat., Nov. 1 - 1:00 pm Supply List
Botanical Drawing 1, Winter Session Sat., Jan. 10 - 9:00 am
Introduction to Oil Painting Sat., Jan. 10 - 1:00 pm
Botanical Drawing 3 Tue., Jan. 13 - 6:00 pm
Drawing in Carbon Dust Sun., Jan. 18 - 9:30 am
Color Mixing Tue., Mar. 3 - 6:00 pm
Expressive Watercolor Sat., Mar. 7 - 1:00 pm
Colored Pencil Drawing Course Mon., May. 4 - 6:00 pm