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
Oil Painting 2 Sat., Jul. 12 - 1:00 pm Supply List
Color Pencil: Mixed Media and Unique Surfaces Sun., Jul. 13 - 9:30 am Supply List
Pen and Ink 1 Mon., Jul. 14 - 6:00 pm pen_ink_i_supply_list_july_14_2014.pdf
Watercolor 1 Tue., Jul. 22 - 6:00 pm Supply List
Annual Student Botanical Art Exhibition Mon., Jul. 28 - 9:00 am
The Landscape in Pastel Sat., Aug. 9 - 9:00 am Supply List
Open Studio, Fall Session Sun., Sep. 7 - 9:30 am Supply List
Botanical Art Certificate Program Portfolio Review Mon., Sep. 8 - 9:00 am
Pen and Ink 2 Mon., Sep. 8 - 6:00 pm Supply List
Botanical Drawing 1, Autumn Session Tue., Sep. 9 - 6:00 pm Supply List
Botany for Botanical Artists Thu., Sep. 11 - 6:00 pm 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