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Modern Botanical Art

Schedule and Location

Saturday, May 9, 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

Explore the print collection and learn the techniques modern botanical artists use to record the details of plants. These works are not only scientifically accurate but creatively stylized. From Art Deco influences to painterly watercolor, you will be inspired by the collection! We will discuss the mediums and techniques used. Tea and goodies will be served.

Instructor: Arlene Widrevitz, freelance artist & art collection assistant, The Morton Arboretum
Notes: Limit 15
Certificate Information: Art Certificate elective (3 hours)

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Course Details

CALL: 630-719-2468
IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours.