Art Courses

Introduction

Course Title: Botanical Illustration Workshops
Course Code: HR178

Department: Art Courses
Course Type: Part Time



These eight whole day workshops are designed for the botanical artist, either as a refresher or masterclass guided by professional standards. Each workshop has a seasonal project theme with botanical investigation and the work to be completed during the following month. Guidance on exhibiting and career opportunities is also given. Your tutor Sally Pinhey is an experienced botanical illustrator.

Overview

Qualification

KMC Certificate - Botanical Illustration Workshops

Course Content

Plant care
Selecting diagnostic features
Composition, project preparation and planning
Showing depth in the painting
Colour - coping with green, shadow in yellow
Highlighting detail and cross-sections
Stem joints, long leaves and edges
Complex forms, recession
Classifications
Latin names and botanical terms
Presentation and copyright, exhibiting, taking commissions

Entry Requirements

Previous drawing experience Minimum age is 16 years.

Next Steps

Botanical Art (HR019) Landscape Painting (HR173)

Dates & Fees

Start Date End Date Start Time End Time Mode of Attendance Days of the Week No of sessions
01-Oct-18 01-Jul-19 9.00 a.m. 4.00 p.m. Part Time Mon 9
Total Fee Full Cost Total Fee 19-23 Total Fee 24+
£390.00

Additional Costs

£0

Location & Contact Details

Location

Kingston Maurward College Main Campus | Directions

Helpline

Course Helpline 01305 215215

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Materials Required

Artists watercolours. H and F pencils. Hot pressed watercolour paper. Magnifying lens. Sable brushes.

Gallery

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