Art Classes are an excellent place for beginners and experienced artists to learn and practice their skills in nature observation and illustration. Classes are offered throughout the year and range from series to a single program.
A Celebration of the Seasons: Colored Pencil Series
with Diane Iverson
Local artist Diane Iverson is back for this popular colored pencil workshop that focuses on the changes in the seasons. During each session of this 6-class series, participants will be drawing natural items in the Discovery Gardens. All levels are welcome!
Participants will need to bring their own 9×12 Bristol Vellum drawing pad, pencil sharpener, kneaded eraser, & Faber Castell or Prismacolor colored pencils.
Where: Highlands Center for Natural History
(1375 South Walker Road)
When: October 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18| 9:00 am-12:00 pm
Each of these dates have different drawing topics:
10/2 – Leaves, Seed Pods, and Cones
10/4 – Insects and Their Homes
10/9 – Rocks, Lichen, and Bark
10/11- Forest Floor Leaf Litter
10/16 – Birds (with live birds from the Heritage Park Zoo!)
10/18 – Nests and Feathers
Cost: $132 for all 6 classes; $25 for each class
Class participants can get 10% off at The Art Store if they buy their supplies there and mention they are participating in the class.