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February 24
@ 5:30 pm
- 7:00 pm

$30

Event Information

Date:
February 24
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$30
Event Category:
Website:
https://scitechinstitute.orgtucsonbotanical.org/class/botanical-art-in-watercolor-prickly-pear-blossoms/

Venue:

Online
United States + Google Map

Host Organization:

Tucson Botanical Gardens
Website:
https://scitechinstitute.orgtucsonbotanical.org/

Other

Genre:
Arts, Culture & Social Science, Field Sciences
Type:
Online, Workshop
Audience:
Adult

Tucson Botanical Gardens: Botanical Art in Watercolor – Prickly Pear Blossoms

This class is a great introduction to watercolor techniques for botanical art.

We will explore Prickly Pear Blossoms through a unique medium that has been used in botanical art and illustration for centuries.

Main Concepts:

  • Basics in color application with watercolor
  • Discover organic shapes and line contour
  • Shadows, Highlights & gradients.
  • Positive and Negative space

Tools Needed:

  • Pencil
  • Watercolor
  • Round Brushes (at least one small and one medium.)
  • Watercolor paper (90lb-140lb hot or cold press)
  • Photo of flora or reference of plant life (A few photos will be sent out the week of class)

Art materials are not included in price of this class. Please provide your own materials.

Online class participants will receive a Zoom link for the live class two hours before the class begins.

All online classes are recorded and participants receive a video replay that is available for two weeks after the date of the class.

20% TBG Member discount

Date: 02/24/2021

Time: 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Price: $30