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Watercolor Botanical Illustration

  • White Light Studios 900 Vargas Road Austin, TX, 78741 United States (map)


Join us for a workshop on botanical illustration!

Watercolor's unpredictability and fluid nature lend itself to depictions of nature. Join us as we explore watercolor techniques using plants as inspiration and still life models. BYOP (Bring Your Own Plant) or work from plants, flowers, and natural objects in the studio. This class will primarily focus on lighting, color mixing, and watercolor layering. Both abstract and realistic styles will be welcomed and honored.

About the Instructor: Debra Hardy is an artist and educator. She received her MA in Art Education from the University of Texas at Austin in 2015. She has been playing and practicing with watercolors since 2007 and has been expanding her practice since early 2016. Her arts discipline spans the "feminine"; textile craft, watercolor painting, pattern-making, and decorative arts. She is currently working on an untitled watercolor postcard project.

Earlier Event: June 6
Watercolor Techniques
Later Event: June 28
Watercolor Figure Painting