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Traditional Botanical Painting and Drawing with Jenny Brooks

Sunday 5 March 2023 at 10:00 am to Sunday 16 April 2023 at 3:00 pm


Intricate botanical illustration of rockrose.The four-day course running during March and April will be linked with themed workshops, covering the different stages of botanical painting. Beginners will be welcome to work with more advanced Students.

Sharpen up your pencils to improve your drawing skills, working from observation of different plant specimens. Explore different watercolour techniques used in botanical painting. Bring all your skills together, working towards the completed botanical paintings.

  • Sunday, 5th March, 10am until 3pm
  • Sunday, 19th March, 10am until 3pm
  • Sunday, 2nd April, 10am until 3pm
  • Sunday, 16th April, 10am until 3pm

Materials Required: Please bring a selection of good quality pencils and an A3 pad of cartridge paper for the first session of drawing, along with the complete list of watercolour paints which will be sent on application for the Spring course.

Book your place

Booking is essential. Book your place using the University online shop and select the date(s) you would like to attend.

You will need to register your details. You will only be charged once you have confirmed your booking.

Enrolment will close 2 days before the start of the course. We only accept online bookings.

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Sunday 5 March 2023 at 10:00 am
Sunday 16 April 2023 at 3:00 pm


Linnaeus study room
University of Bristol Botanic Garden, The Holmes, Stoke Park Road, Stoke Bishop
Bristol, BS9 1JG United Kingdom
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0117 42 82041

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