Saturdays May 8, 15, 29 & June 5. Skills for Solitude: Professional Series. Instructor Mehran Modarres-Sadeghi.
1:00 PM – 3:00 PM (teaching) 3:00 – 4:00 PM (open studio)
$70/$100 (Members/Non-Members) Maximum number of students: 20
In these ongoing workshops, you will continue develop skills in drawing plants and flowers from observation. Using various drawing materials such as graphite pencil, pen, and coloured pencil, you will explore basic drawing techniques of line drawing, shading, stippling, and textural drawing while drawing from wild plants of the West Coast Botanical. We will discuss the life cycle of these plants and their cultural significance. Below you can find the list of plants chosen for each week:
W1: Salmon Berry, Indian Plum
W2: Apple Blossoms
W3: Oceanspray, Lavender
W4: Lupine, Fireweed
Spring edition: We will also explore a few non-native flowers that are currently blooming in British Columbia.