Illustrating Plant Dissections: 3 day Workshop with Mali Moir

When:
January 18, 2019 – January 20, 2019 all-day
2019-01-18T00:00:00+11:00
2019-01-21T00:00:00+11:00
Where:
Domain House, Botanic Gardens
Dallas Brooks Dr
Melbourne VIC 3004
Australia
Cost:
Friends $375 Non-members $440
Contact:
Friends Office
Enquiries: (03) 9650 6398



This workshop is designed to give artists an idea of what is required when drawing plant dissections to support botanical artwork. Basic botany and plant structure will be covered.  Along with preliminary drawing, page layout and how best to enlarge or reduce plant details.  Handling, storing and recording of plant specimens.  We will be working mostly with large flowers.  However, please bring your own microscope for smaller specimens.  References will be made to some of the visual language needed in line and illustration art.  You may choose your own medium to work in, be it painting, graphite or coloured pencil.

Students will need to apply for a materials list.

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