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Botanicals in Watercolor

4-Session Daytime Course

Tuesday, September 8 to 29, 2020 – 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1K00ZS
Tickets
$165 - Member
$185 - Non-Member
By Lubna Zahid

STREAMING PROGRAM INFORMATION

  • This program is part of our Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.
  • Platform: Zoom
  • Online registration is required.
  • For multiple registrations, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses.

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Paint for enjoyment and appreciation for nature in this introduction to the processes and techniques of drawing and painting flora. In this workshop open to all levels, students discover the versatility and fluidity of the medium while exploring the functional and aesthetic elements of color and design found in plants.

Step-by-step instructions in watercolor are given, along with practical demonstrations and exercises aimed at the development of observational skills to accurately record three-dimensional forms. Students learn to work from reference photos and create harmonious and interesting pieces of art.

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OTHER INFORMATION

  • The instructor is Lubna Zahid.
  • 4 sessions; 3 hours each
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

PATRON INFORMATION

  • Once registered, patrons will receive two emails: one is an automatic email confirmation and the second will include a link to the Zoom meeting as a follow-up (usually given within 24 hours of registration).
  • NOTE: If you do not receive your follow-up email from Zoom, please email Customer Service for assistance.

GETTING STARTED WITH ZOOM

Location
This program is part of our
Smithsonian Associates Streaming series.