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.
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|
|Plein air-style Colored Pencil Drawing in the Greenhouses||Sun., Feb. 12 - 8:00 am||Supply List|
|Botanical Watercolor: Exquisite Orchids||Fri., Mar. 3 - 9:00 am||Supply List|
|Color Mixing||Sat., Mar. 11 - 9:00 am||Supply List|
|Expressive Watercolor||Sat., Mar. 11 - 1:00 pm||Supply List|
|Botanical Drawing 2||Sun., Mar. 19 - 1:00 pm||Supply List|
|Innovative Approaches to Pen and Ink Drawings with Watercolor Washes||Thu., Apr. 27 - 6:00 pm|
|Solving Color Challenges in Color Pencil||Sat., Apr. 29 - 9:00 am|
|Colored Pencil Drawing Course||Mon., May. 1 - 6:00 pm|
|Drawing in Carbon Dust||Sat., May. 6 - 1:00 pm|
|Open Studio, Spring Session||Sat., Jun. 3 - 9:00 am|
|Explore Historical Palettes to Discover Your Own Personal Palette||Sun., Jun. 4 - 9:30 am|
|Outdoor Sketching||Sat., Jul. 8 - 9:00 am|
|Pen and Ink 1||Mon., Jul. 10 - 6:00 pm|
|Watercolor 1||Tue., Jul. 11 - 6:00 pm|