An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until May 6, 2020
This class series has been cancelled.
In accordance with the CDC’s recommendations to practice social distancing during the evolving COVID-19 situation and regulations put forth by the City of Austin, the Center remains closed and all assembled group activities (events, classes, and programs) are canceled or postponed through April 30. If you have questions or concerns about a class or program you have registered for, please email our education department. For the latest updates from the Center regarding COVID-19, visit our information page. To receive timely updates about the Wildflower Center and future classes and programs, subscribe to our email list.
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is excited to continue a partnership with The Contemporary Austin Art School! Drawing and watercolor classes will be taught in our McDermott Learning Center, a beautifully restored 19th-century carriage house nestled in the gardens.
Enhance your drafting skills through drawing plant forms. Create detailed illustrations using a variety of papers with graphite, colored pencils, and ink. Enjoy and experience the native plants at the Wildflower Center by sketching flora in and out of the studio. Students will learn about the history of botanical drawing and benefit from demonstrations of various techniques. Prior drawing instruction is recommended.
This class is part of a 7-class series
Wednesdays, March 25 – May 6
10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Registration is required and space is limited.
Instructor: Clair Gaston