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Spring Lilies in Acrylics

All Dates and Times for Spring Lilies in Acrylics
Date Start Time End Time
May 05, 2020 6:00 PM 9:00 PM
May 12, 2020 6:00 PM 9:00 PM
May 19, 2020 6:00 PM 9:00 PM
May 26, 2020 6:00 PM 9:00 PM
Jun 02, 2020 6:00 PM 9:00 PM

Spring Lilies in Acrylics

Lilies are some of the most loved and cherished plants in our gardens: they are delicate, intricate and perfect for capturing in a transparent medium. Although transparent acrylic looks similar to watercolor, the damp-on-damp technique offers a more controlled and methodical application process. After a guided field trip to see the blooming lily varieties at the Gardens, select a specimen of your choice. Back in the classroom, step-by-step instructions, demonstrations and exercises provide the necessary skills for you to build washes, colors, textures and details for a final lily portrait.

Prerequisites: Color Mixing, Composition for Botanical Illustration, Perfecting Perspective.

Fee: $260 member, $310 non-member.


Tue, May 5, 12, 19, 26, June 2, 6-9 p.m.

Instructor: Marjorie Leggitt


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