Online Art Course: NATIVE ORCHIDS IN FOCUS - BOTANICAL MASTERCLASS IN WATERCOLOUR - 3, 24 October 2021 (Intermediate to Advanced)
Reveal the fantastic world of Australian orchids, and see what is hidden from the eyes of many! Learn to paint your own orchid illustration in watercolour with scientific illustrator and scientist Anna Voytsekhovich.
About the tutor:
Anna holds a PhD in Botany and is a professional scientist, scientific illustrator, botanical artist and wildlife illustrator. She was born in Ukraine in 1982. Anna has illustrated and published several books and scientific papers. In 2016 she moved to Sydney and became a member of the Botanical Art Society of Australia and the Wildlife Art Society of Australasia. Anna resides in Sydney and works on bush habitat restoration of critically endangered plant communities.
About the course:
During this online art course you will learn all about Australian orchids. We will explore the science and ecology of these special plants including the interdependencies between orchids, fungi, shrubs and trees. With guidance from Anna, you will create your own scientifically accurate sketches of selected terrestrial orchids in graphite, and then transform these into beautiful watercolour studies.
Suitable for intermediate to advanced students with some watercolour experience. A materials list will be provided after booking. Please bring your own lunch and refreshments for this workshop. COVID-safe practices apply.
NatureArt Lab is a registered Seniors discount provider - please let us know if you are a Seniors Card Holder for a 10% discount on courses and workshops.
Dates: 3 and 24 October 2021 (live Zoom sessions)
Days/Times: Sundays 10am to 12 noon
Via Zoom Online Art Class. Once you have registered, you will receive an email with a materials list and details on how to join the online class.
Please contact us if you have any questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Image: Glossodia major (Waxlip Orchid) - watercolour by Anna Voytsekhovich