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Watercolor in Botanical Art: A Library Exploration

Schedule and Location

(Canceled) Saturday, May 14, 2016, 1:00-4:00 p.m.
Sterling Morton Library

Fees and Registration

$25.00 member
$33.00 nonmember

Nonmembers: Fees include admission to the Arboretum. 

Course Description

Discover the unique art treasures in the Sterling Morton Library collections. Learn about the history of watercolor and gouache, an opaque watercolor, and its use in botanical illustration. We will view original artworks from Barbara Dietzsch to contemporary botanical artists. We will discuss the mediums and techniques used. Tea and goodies will be served.

Instructor: Arlene Widrevitz, freelance artist
Notes: Limit 15

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Course Details

This class is canceled.  Please call the registrar at 630-719-2468 (Monday-Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.) if you have any questions.