Beginner’s Nature Art Workshops

Schedule and Location

Saturday, April 6, or Sunday, April 7, 2019, 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Thornhill Education Center, Founder’s Room

  • Section A: Saturday, April 6
  • Section B: Sunday, April 7

Fees and Registration

$39.00 member
$46.00 nonmember
(Fees include admission to the Arboretum)

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 ( Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Course Description

Tap into your creative side with an introductory workshop on nature art. No experience necessary! Enjoy light refreshments as you learn the basics under the encouraging guidance of your instructor. A fun and popular program with something new each season.

 

Spring Flowers in Colored Pencil (April 6 or 7)

Capture the curves and color of a cheerful spring flower using colored pencils. After class, stroll through the Nature Artists’ Guild Spring Exhibit and get inspired to continue honing your new skills!. Instructor: Kathy Steere

 

Looking Ahead

Fall Leaves in Watercolor (November 2 or 3)
Mix and blend colors to create a watercolor painting of a delicate fall leaf. After class, stroll through the Nature Artists’ Guild Holiday Exhibit and get inspired to continue honing your new skills! Registration opens August 20, 2019.

Winter Foliage in Graphite (January 2020)
Warm up by the fire and create a drawing of winter foliage using graphite pencils.

Course number

A042

Instructor

Kathy Steere

Kathy Steere is a freelance artist, face painter, and Arboretum instructor.

Course Details

  • Note: No experience necessary; all levels welcome. Limit 15
  • Supplies: All supplies included, courtesy of the Nature Artists’ Guild.
Beginner’s Nature Art Workshops