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About
Before photography, botanical illustrations were used to share information about plants, fungi, and lichens among scientists and gardeners. Today, botanical illustration flourishes as a fine art.
What You’ll Do

Join Wild Bear Nature Center to create your very own pen and ink drawing of a colorado lichen species. We’ll be diving into the biology of lichens and illustration techniques through observing lichen specimens. No previous art experience needed! Supply kits can be purchased from Wild Bear for $20. Supply list is below for participants who would like to use their own supplies.

What You’ll Need
(Supplies can be purchased from the nature center)
80lb Drawing Paper 4×6 or 6×8 size
Drawing Pencil
White Vinyl Eraser
Technical Pen 0.25mm/Micron 01
Technical Pen 0.35mm/Micron 03
Technical Pen 0.50/Micron 08
Pencil Sharpener
Where

The Wild Bear EcoArts Lounge, located next door to the nature center. Masks and physical distancing required!

Ages

Class suggested for participants 14 and up.

Cost
$25/participant
supply kits: $20
How to register

Please register at our secure PayPal checkout!

 

Botanical Illustration: Lichens

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Date/Time

Saturday, March 27, 2021
1:00 pm–3:00 pm

Location

Wild Bear EcoArts Lounge

20 Lakeview Dr
Nederland, CO, 80466

Category

Bookings

Bookings are closed for this event.