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    Garden Class: Botanical Drawing - Butterflies and Botanicals

    Add to Calendar 2020-03-27 17:00:00 2020-03-27 17:00:00 Garden Class: Botanical Drawing - Butterflies and Botanicals Join artist Dorota Haber-Lehigh and learn about butterflies, their wonderful symmetry, and how to capture them without a net!  Create a beautiful portrait of a butterfly using colored pencils on walnut ink-stained paper.  We will begin with loose sketching from observation, explore various techniques using colored pencils (embossing, blending, layering), experiment with creating textures, and discuss how to approach a composition.  By the end of the workshop students will complete a dynamic and evocative portrait with butterflies and botanicals.  Cost:  $45/Bellevue Botanical Garden Society members and $55/non-members.  Pre-registration:  Required.  Info and to register:  https://bellevuebotanical.org/events/ Bellevue Botanical Garden 12001 Main Street United States City of Bellevue America/Los_Angeles public
    Date and Time:
    12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
    Location

    Bellevue Botanical Garden, 12001 Main Street

    Description

    Join artist Dorota Haber-Lehigh and learn about butterflies, their wonderful symmetry, and how to capture them without a net!  Create a beautiful portrait of a butterfly using colored pencils on walnut ink-stained paper.  We will begin with loose sketching from observation, explore various techniques using colored pencils (embossing, blending, layering), experiment with creating textures, and discuss how to approach a composition.  By the end of the workshop students will complete a dynamic and evocative portrait with butterflies and botanicals.