Calendar

Oct
17
Wed
Introduction to Botanical Art with Cheryl Hodges @ Workspace A M16 Artspace
Oct 17 @ 9:30 am – Nov 21 @ 12:30 pm

 

Beginner to intermediate level

Wednesdays  (6 weeks x 3 hour sessions) 9.30am – 12.30pm

for more information visit:-

www.natureartlab.com.au

www.cherylhodges.com

Oct
19
Fri
For the love of plants; botanical art exhibition @ Bowral Art Gallery
Oct 19 – Oct 30 all-day

OFFICIAL OPENING AT 4.30 PM SATURDAY 20TH OCTOBER BY LAUREN HOOK,  THREATENED SPECIES SPECIALIST FROM THE OFFICE OF HERITAGE AND ENVIRONMENT

WORKSHOPS: 20-21ST AND 27-28TH OCTOBER

Workshops will be offered on both weekends from some of Australia’s leading botanical and nature artists, including Susannah Blaxill, Rita Parkinson, Helen Fitzgerald, Tracey Miller, Jacqueline Donovan and Peter Wale.

Oct
20
Sat
‘Birds in Botanicals’ with Helen Fitzgerald @ Bowral and District Art Society Gallery
Oct 20 – Oct 21 all-day

Helen will be showing you how to add a bird or two to your existing botanical painting.

Enrolment form can be downloaded  from www helenfitzgerald.com

 

2 Day Drawing Workshop with Susannah Blaxill @ Mittagong Studio
Oct 20 – Oct 21 all-day

As before, the workshops will be limited to 6 students, ensuring individual attention.

please note the venue for the 2nd workshop is

Bowral District Art Society Studio, 1 Short Street, Bowral, NSW,

Oct
21
Sun
2 Day Drawing Workshop with Susannah Blaxill @ Mittagong Studio
Oct 21 – Oct 22 all-day

As before, the workshops will be limited to 6 students, ensuring individual attention.

please note the venue for the 2nd workshop is

Bowral District Art Society Studio, 1 Short Street, Bowral, NSW,

Dec
10
Mon
4 day workshop with John Pastoriza Pinol in Kaua’i Hawaii @ National Tropical Botanical Garden Education Headquarters
Dec 10 – Dec 13 all-day

 Join renowned Australian botanical artist John Pastoriza Pinol for in-depth watercolor instruction and technique.

For intermediate students with some background in botanical art. Through informative demonstrations and personal guidance, discover the intricacies of achieving fine detail with watercolor masking fluid and NEEF ¼ Comb, invaluable tools for contemporary botanical artists to achieve very fine details.
In this four day class John will assist you with composition, painting techniques and color theory as you accurately render a specimen from the NTBG garden. As a result, your paintings will be brought to a new level of realism and detail.