Monday 30th July to Friday 3rd August
This five day course in Botanical Illustration
aims to enhance skills in observing and recording plant form, colour, structure, and detail. Structured to suit beginners, as well
as more experienced students, the course will cover composition, accurate drawing, and the use of pencil, pen and ink, and
watercolour. Botanical Illustration will appeal to gardeners, lovers of plants, flowers, fruit and vegetables, and anyone with an
enquiring mind and a love of detail and precision.
Brushes and paper available to buy from tutor.
VALERIE PRICE gained a degree in Scientific Illustration and since then has worked as a freelance Botanical Illustrator. Her work has
appeared in publications by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew; the Royal Horticultural Society; Collins;
Dorling Kindersley; Conran Octopus, and many others. She has taken part in exhibitions in London, and America; and now runs courses
in Botanical Illustration in Oxfordshire. Her work is available for commission.