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Rocks, Minerals, and Bones in Colored Pencil

Schedule and Location

Three Fridays, January 26 through February 9, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Thornhill Education Center

Fees and Registration

$95.00 member
$112.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

Instructor demonstrates with colored pencil while students look onCapture the color, glimmer, and mottling of rocks and minerals using colored pencil. Learn to set up a still life and take reference photos you can work from later. Watch demonstrations of colored pencil technique and then work under the guidance of your instructor.

This is an intermediate/advanced level class; if you are just starting out in colored pencil, check out Nature in Colored Pencil this spring.

Instructor: Kimberly Mullarkey, freelance artist
Notes: Click here for supplies. Limit 15
Prerequisite: Previous experience in colored pencil required.


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Course Details

CALL: 630-719-2468 (or to be waitlisted)
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.