Regular  workshops and classes given by our members are listed below. Click on the entry below for more details. If you would like to include your workshop or classes on our website please let us know.




Belinda Biggs

Botanical Illustration, drawing and painting classes.
Thursday 9.30-12.00
Morisset Memorial Hall (op train station)
Contact Belinda 0412144280

Regular drawing and painting classes
Tuesday 9.30-12 or 12.30-3 pm
Tuggarah Lakes Kincumber Community College or 02 43530017

Central Coast Botanical Art Group

This self directed and well structured group provides a supportive environment for anyone interested in botanical art. It provides an opportunity for all levels of artist to learn and paint together and share their time, ideas, inspiration and friendship.

This group is coordinated by the Gosford Regional Gallery and Arts Centre and meets every Tuesday morning from 9am to 12 noon for 9 weeks during school terms.

For further information contact Ros Gordon on

Barbara Duckworth

Botanical art workshops, suitable for beginners
Every 4 th Thursday of the month
Morning class 9.45-12.45pm, all day class 9.45-3.45pm
Venue Hidden Orient, Bonsai Art Studio, Cnr Forest Way & Crosier St. Belrose
Contact 0423 763 506 or 02 9456 2424 (A H)


Leonie Norton

International Tutor, Botanical Artist & Author
Learn to draw and paint botanically in the comfort of your own home. Work at your own pace with individual attention, full support and informative lessons with detailed feedback on all aspects of your work. No time restrictions.
For further details, view and follow External Course links

For further details, view

Shippi’s Art Classes North Shore

Botanical/watercolour art classes and corporate workshops
Learn the techniques required to create realistic, detailed artworks you’ll be proud to showcase.
Short / long term and private classes available.
Prices vary depending on course length
For more information visit website or email the address below
Enquiries at
Phone 0406428619


Cranbourne Botanical Illustrators Self Help Group

Friends of the Royal Botanic Gardens

The group meets in the Elliot Centre at the Gardens on the 1st and 3rd  Wednesday of each month from 10am to 3pm.
The group encourages the exchange of ideas and information.
For more information contact Margaret Holloway on 0438985382 or
email Margaret on

Geelong School of Botanical Art

All levels
Located in Geelong Botanic Gardens, plant material from the gardens forms the focus of study
Dolores Malloni, John Pastoriza-Pinol & Rita Parkinson
Contact The Friends of Geelong Botanic Gardens
ph 03 5222 6053


Dr Tanya Scharaschkin

As a botanist and artist, Tanya offers classes that combine science and art. She runs a number of workshops and classes in Tasmania and elsewhere. Please contact her for current and future availability or to arrange private lessons.

As an introduction to botany and botanical art,  you will be guided through the process of observing plants and learning to draw them accurately. The basic steps of botanical drawing will be demonstrated gradually over four weeks, allowing you time to practice between sessions. By the end of the course, you should feel comfortable drawing leaves and simple flowers accurately.

Friday course: Oct 25 , Nov, 1, 8, 15 at 9.30 am

Saturday afternoons  Oct 26 , Nov, 2, 9, 16 at 2.30 pm


Tanya Scharaschkin’s Studio
54 Mill Road, Collinsvale, Tasmania 7012

Tel: +61 (0)3 6200 0543


Botanical Artists’ Society of Queensland

Workshops, Classes & Momentum Days are held at Seminar Room, Mt Coot-tha Botanic Gardens.
For details and further information on Workshops, Botanical Art Courses & Activities, which include structured classes and workshops on a variety of mediums and techniques, see:

    • Structured Classes in Botanical painting
    • Workshops with various botanical artist
    • Momentum Days – Informal Painting Days
    • Botany for the Artists workshops
    • Scraper Board
    • Pen and Ink
    • Coloured pencils