Arts and Crafts

Engage your senses, discover hidden talents, and explore a more personal relationship with plants and the environment. Courses in drawing, painting, and color theory will help you develop your technical skills and further your understanding of art and the creative process. Learn from accomplished artists and teachers and enjoy the Garden as your studio. Find art classes including flower arranging, watercolor, wreath-making workshops, painting, sketching, drawing, garden art classes, holiday crafts, calligraphy, and jewelry making.

Cigar Box Faerie Cottage Workshop

  • Start Date: Saturday, April 26, 2014 - 10:00am

Drawing & Painting Our Way Through History

  • Start Date: Friday, May 2, 2014 - 1:00pm

Pen and Ink Scientific Illustration

  • Start Date: Saturday, May 3, 2014 - 1:00pm

The Art of the Wildflower

  • Start Date: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 - 9:30am

Watercolor: Painting the Natural World

  • Start Date: Thursday, May 8, 2014 - 12:00pm
  • Start Date: Thursday, July 31, 2014 - 12:30pm

Mosaic Workshop

  • Start Date: Tuesday, May 13, 2014 - 7:00pm
  • Start Date: Tuesday, July 1, 2014 - 7:00pm

Edible Gelatin Art: Rose and Daisy

  • Start Date: Saturday, May 17, 2014 - 10:00am

Rejuvenated Jewelry

  • Start Date: Thursday, May 22, 2014 - 7:00pm
  • Start Date: Thursday, July 10, 2014 - 7:00pm

Oil Painting Workshop

  • Start Date: Saturday, May 31, 2014 - 1:00pm

Adventure, Travel, Plein Air Painting!

  • Start Date: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 - 9:00am

Plein Air Landscape Painting in Oils

  • Start Date: Thursday, June 12, 2014 - 9:00am

Edible Gelatin Art: Butterfly and Sunflower

  • Start Date: Saturday, June 14, 2014 - 10:00am

Fanciful Garden Inspired Art

  • Start Date: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 9:00am

Calligraphy and Floral Decoration

  • Start Date: Tuesday, June 17, 2014 - 12:30pm

Watercolor 2

  • Start Date: Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - 1:00pm

Silken Luminaries

  • Start Date: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 9:00am

Fiber Arts Workshops

  • Start Date: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 9:00am

Needle Felted Gnome

  • Start Date: Tuesday, June 24, 2014 - 1:00pm

Garden Mosaic Tile Stepping Stone

  • Start Date: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 - 10:00am

Oil Painting 2

  • Start Date: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 1:00pm

Color Pencil: Mixed Media and Unique Surfaces

  • Start Date: Sunday, July 13, 2014 - 9:30am

Pen and Ink 1

  • Start Date: Monday, July 14, 2014 - 6:00pm

Book Conservation 1: Conservation Storage Box

  • Start Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 10:00am

Watercolor 1

  • Start Date: Tuesday, July 22, 2014 - 6:00pm

Personalized Natural Perfume Workshop

  • Start Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 10:00am
  • Start Date: Saturday, July 26, 2014 - 1:00pm
  • Start Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 10:00am
  • Start Date: Saturday, December 6, 2014 - 1:00pm

The Landscape in Pastel

  • Start Date: Saturday, August 2, 2014 - 9:00am

Beginning Watercolor

  • Start Date: Wednesday, August 6, 2014 - 1:00pm

Prairie Plant Wall Tile Workshop

  • Start Date: Tuesday, August 12, 2014 - 10:00am

Dyeing Local: Creating Color with Berries, Barks, Leaves, and Flowers

  • Start Date: Monday, September 15, 2014 - 9:00am

Sketchbooks as an Artist Resource

  • Start Date: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 - 10:00am

Frame Loom Weaving

  • Start Date: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 9:00am

The Rhythms of Stone: Garden Sculpture Workshop

  • Start Date: Monday, October 6, 2014 - 9:00am

John Pastoriza Pinol, Advanced Watercolor Workshop

  • Start Date: Saturday, October 11, 2014 - 9:00am

English Watercolor Techniques

  • Start Date: Monday, October 20, 2014 - 6:00pm

Color Pencil Workshop

  • Start Date: Saturday, November 1, 2014 - 1:00pm