A member of the Irish Society of Botanical Artists and organic grower, the tutor will bring her experience of growing and her passionate study of plants to the drawing board. Following a walk in nature, you will be capturing the beauty of plants using watercolour and drawing techniques to sketch and paint them. Paper and watercolours will be provided. Please bring 2 watercolour brushes, size 2 and 4 (sable or synthetic) as well as a ceramic or plastic plate to create your palette.
The Big workshop weekend offers a range of full-day courses to choose from. You can take a single course or two courses over the weekend. Their courses always get positive feedback from participants and you will benefit from on hand expert tutors with years of experience in their field. The weekend format also offers you the opportunity to meet like-minded people and to spend some time in our gardens, orchards and woodlands in beautiful East Clare.
Lunch and; Refreshments
The Seed Savers Cafe will be open on each course day for lunch, serving soup, tea and coffee, and homemade cakes. The Cafe is vegetarian and uses organic ingredients from the gardens and orchards whenever possible.
Dates: 13th of April
Times: 10am to 4pm
Fee: €70, 10% discount for supporters
Location: Irish Seed Savers Association, Capparoe, Scarriff, Co. Clare, Ireland
Booking: http://www.irishseedsavers.ie or 061 921866 or 921856
Introduction to Botanical Art Workshop with Giulia Canevari at Irish Seeds Savers, Co. Clare