Botanical Art Certificate Program

Engage your senses, discover hidden talents, and explore a more personal relationship with plants and the environment in this studio art program. Courses in drawing, painting, and color theory will help you develop your technical skills and further your understanding of art and the creative process.

Who should participate? People wanting to nurture their creativity, improve their artistic skill, and experience plants, nature, and our shared environment in new ways. No prior art experience is needed.

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Current Courses

Online registration is unavailable 24 hours prior to the class start date. You may still register by calling (847) 835-8261.

Class Title Start Date Supply List
Colored Pencil Drawing Course Mon., Apr. 7 - 6:00 pm Supply list
Color Mixing 2 Tue., Apr. 15 - 6:00 pm color mixing 2 revised
Grisaille Technique in Botanical Painting: A Workshop with Wendy Hollender Sat., Apr. 26 - 9:00 am Supply list
Pen and Ink Scientific Illustration Sat., May. 3 - 1:00 pm Supply list
Open Studio, Summer Session Sun., Jun. 1 - 9:30 am
Composition Mon., Jun. 2 - 6:00 pm Supply list
Watercolor 1 Tue., Jul. 22 - 6:00 pm Supply list
Annual Student Botanical Art Exhibition Mon., Jul. 28 - 9:00 am