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Janet Campbell

Louise Chenier

Dawn Dougall

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Botanical Drawing & Painting Workshop - Michael Spillane

Botanical Drawing & Painting Workshop - Michael Spillane

This two day workshop is ideal for those wishing to learn skills relating to botanical drawing and painting. Students will be given step-by-step instructions on how to progress through two botanical drawing and painting projects.

November Workshops - Margaret Walsh Best

Artist Margaret Walsh Best is holding the following fall workshops in St. John's Newfoundland: Rosehips as Botanical, Tools & Techniques of Watercolour and Open Studio.

Using Photo Reference in Botanical Art

Using Photo Reference in Botanical Art

Botanical artists usually prefer to work from live specimens, but sometimes this isn’t possible, and we must turn to photographic reference instead. As a children’s book illustrator, I have to rely on extensive reference material from a variety of sources including photographs. 

Drawing with Graphite: Tips and Tricks! - October 15, 2014 at CP&WC

Drawing with Graphite: Tips and Tricks! - October 15, 2014 at CP&WC

All forms of art can be improved with strong drawing skills and there are many tips and tricks you can learn. These include techniques to improve everything from line drawing to shading and composition, as well as tips for drawing fur, feathers, grasses, leaves etc. 

Botanical Drawing with Coloured Pencils Workshop - Michael Spillane

Botanical Drawing with Coloured Pencils Workshop - Michael Spillane

This one-day workshop will introduce students to this versatile medium and show how to produce stunning effects equal to that of watercolour painting.

Fall Botanical Art Exhibitions - Ontario

The Southern Ontario Nature and Science Illustrators Exhibition and Botanical Art at Swansea Town Hall (featuring the work of Nellie Sue Potter and her students).

Fall 2014 Botanical Art Classes – Nellie Sue Potter

Autumn Sketchbook  –  High Park Nature Centre

Look closely at the autumn forest to create richly colourful and intricate sketchbook pages. With the skilled instructi...

Fall 2014 Botanical Exhibitions - ASBA and Hunt Institute

There are several exhibitions being held this fall by the American Society of Botanical Artists (ASBA) and the Hunt Institute that may be of interest to BAC members. For more...

Botanical Drawing & Painting Workshop - Michael Spillane

Botanical Drawing & Painting Workshop - Michael SpillaneDate:  September 19, 20 & 21, 2014Length:  3 daysHours:  9:00 am to 5:00 pm with 1 hour for lunch (lunch provided)Location:   Madoc, OntarioCost:  $325.00 + HST Description: Botanical art is a highly structured art form...

2014 Fall Session - Coloured Pencil and Watercolour Club

You are invited to join other artists who enjoy working with coloured pencils and watercolours who will be meeting for a one-day session once a month for their own leisure,...

Announcing BAC's 2015 Exhibition Theme

"Botanical Treasures at the Woodland Edge" is the inspiring theme we have chosen for BAC's 2015 juried exhibition, which will be held at the Todmorden Mills Papermill Gallery in Toronto...

2014 BAC AGM ~ July 8th

2014 BAC AGM ~ July 8thThirteen members came to the 2014 BAC AGM held on July 8. Raquel Baranyai chaired the proceedings, which included a tribute to the late Jean Johnson who contributed so much...

Nellie Sue Potter - Fall 2014 Workshops

Botanical Art Classes with Nellie Sue Potter - Wednesdays at Swansea Town Hall Fall Workshops October 1 to November 5, Colour and Form in the Fall Harvest November 12 to November...

Leslie Staples - Fall 2014 Courses

Botanical Art Studio with Leslie Staple, Toronto Botanical Garden, Fall 2014 777 Lawrence Avenue East, Toronto Thursdays, Sept. 18 to Nov. 27 (10 weeks, no class Nov. 13), 10 a.m. to 1...

JEAN JOHNSON, 1924-2014

JEAN JOHNSON, 1924-2014Very sad news for all BAC members and for the decorative arts and crafts community. Our dear friend Jean Johnson, long-time member of BAC's Coordinating Group, passed away this week....