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Intro to Botanical Drawing

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Learn to draw botanical subjects from life in graphite and colored pencils. You'll connect to nature while learning to create graceful and realistic drawings. Develop your control of line, texture, shading and composition in graphite. Explore colored pencils for their layering
opportunities and vibrant color combinations for botanical drawings.
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Class Details

8 Sessions
Weekly - Fri


Corry Buckwalter 



Please read:  Supply list: -Pad of smooth drawing paper, i.e. Bristol Smooth, 9x12, at least 25 sheets, such as Canson brand, or another. -Spiral-bound sketchbook for notes and journaling, 8x10 or larger, any kind. -6B, 2B, HB, H and 3H graphite pencils. -Prismacolor Premier Colored Pencils Set 24-count OR several earth-toned colored pencils from Prismacolor including warm and cool grays, at least three different greens, ivory, yellow ochre, some reds/pinks, a blue or turquoise and a dark sepia. -Colorless blender pencil, Prismacolor or Blick brand. -Kneaded and plastic erasers. -Portable pencil sharpener. -Ruler, a clear plastic one is best for measuring specimens, such as 6 inch Westcott brand, but use what is available. -Embossing stylus, such as Fiskar or Kemper brand. -Small leafy houseplant to study. Recommended, but not required: -0.3 mechanical pencil, H lead. -Magnifying glass. -White trace paper in a roll or several sheets.



Registration Closes On
Friday, February 5, 2021 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
2/5/2021 - 3/26/2021 Weekly - Fri 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM Ann Arbor, Webinar  Map Corry Buckwalter