Online: Using Markers to Explore Colors and Textures in Nature

Online: Using Markers to Explore Colors and Textures in Nature
Registration Begins
5/7/2020 10:00 AM
Last Day To Register
6/19/2020 5:00 PM
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Kellie Cox, Botanical Artist, Horticulturist, and Landscape Designer

Grab your family and join Kellie online to learn how to create your own unique and nature-inspired art pieces with colorful markers! In this fun-filled art workshop, learn about artistic and creative expression through marker and ink, while exploring and learning more about the nature that surrounds us. Gain basic drawing tips and coloring skills with markers, all while learning about composition, forms, textures, and colors found within our unique nature and plant-filled landscapes. Before the online workshop begins, Kellie recommends exploring nature to find your perfect art subject to bring along to this family-friendly art class - such as a colorful leaf, a stick, or a beautiful flower!

Please note: This online workshop is for the whole family, no prior experience is necessary. This program has a 75 registrant limit. Participants will be emailed the link the evening before the online workshop occurs. Registration closes at 5 p.m. on Friday, June 19, 2020, Eastern Time (ET). This program will be recorded and made available for viewing sometime in the future after the workshop concludes. This program is a repeat of the program offered on Saturday, May 23, 2020.

Suggested supplies:
1 sketchpad 9”x 12” - bristol type or acid-free drawing paper
1 regular pencil with eraser
1 small pocket pencil sharpener
1 set of 12 mixed color art markers
Your nature-found art subjects (i.e. a leaf, stick, or flower)

DATE: Saturday, June 20
IME: 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. ET
LOCATION: online; link provided after registration
FREE: Pre-registration required

Cancellation Policy
The U.S. Botanic Garden reserves the right to substitute instructors or cancel programs when necessary.

United States Botanic Garden Conservatory
100 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC 20001
(202) 225-8333