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Introduction to Scientific Illustration - Watercolor and Ink

4 Session Evening Studio Arts Course

Tuesday, February 21, 2023 - 6:30 p.m.to Tuesday, March 14, 2023 - 9:00 p.m. ET
Upcoming Session:
Tuesday, February 21, 2023 - 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. ET
Code: 1V00PT
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Materials for this program

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By Natalia Wilkins-Tyler

Learn to see like a scientist as you use watercolor and ink to illustrate specimens from nature. Gain confidence in observing form while documenting and interpreting what you see. Learn how to apply key techniques such as composition, working with color, and recording fine detail in nature journaling, watercolor painting, drawing, and creating stand-alone biological illustrations. Students with drawing or illustration and composition experience are welcome. Some previous drawing and watercolor experience are required.

This class will be recorded. Please see our FAQ for recording terms and conditions.

Other Information

  • The instructor is Natalia Wilkins-Tyler.
  • 4 sessions, 2.5 hours each
  • This studio arts program is a Zoom Meeting to allow for patron and instructor interaction.

Patron Information

  • All Studio Arts classes require a ticket for each participant so that the instructor can provide individual attention to every student listed on the roster.
  • If you register multiple individuals, you will be asked to supply individual names and email addresses so they can receive a Zoom link email. Please note that if there is a change in program schedule or a cancellation, we will notify you via email, and it will be your responsibility to notify other registrants in your group.
  • Unless otherwise noted, registration for online programs typically closes two hours prior to the start time on the date of the program.
  • Once registered, patrons should receive an automatic email confirmation from CustomerService@SmithsonianAssociates.org.
  • Separate Zoom link information will be emailed closer to the date of the program. If you do not receive your Zoom link information 24 hours prior to the start of the program, please email Customer Service for assistance.
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This online program is presented on Zoom.