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Custom classes, art tours, and self-published instructional books can be found at Studio 16, the classroom and art studio of natural science illustrator, Mindy Lighthipe. To register for classes, contact Mindy.
Five-Day Botanical Art & Wildlife Workshop – October 22-26, 2012. Natural science illustrator, Mindy Lighthipe, and illustrator, Patricia J. Wynne, will lead this workshop in which participants will learn how to create field sketches and plein air paintings of flora and fauna. This workshop will be held in Gainesville, Florida. Each day of the workshop will be taught in a new location. Daily adventures include private tours of Kanapaha Botanical Garden, Lubee Bat Conservancy, Carlson Springs Conservation Sanctuary, the Butterfly Rainforest at the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity, and Paynes Prairie. Cost: $750.
Botanical Art Workshop with Mindy Lighthipe
September 8-9, 2012; 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Study simple flowers, fruit and vegetables in this introduction to botanical art. Learn how to create form using graphite and the techniques Mindy uses to create her award-winning watercolor paintings. Cost: $125. View Details/Register