August 3-7, 2015
9 AM to 3 PM
A five-day botanical art workshop about the Renaissance techniques of the French Court Masters with Olivia Braida-Chiusano, founder and director of OM Art Designs and the Academy of Botanical Art in Sarasota, Florida.
This workshop will be held at the Princeville Community Center on the island of Kauai.
Designed for beginning to advanced artists, this insightful class in classical botanical art technique offers individual instruction and includes:
- Slide presentation of “A Brief History of Botanical Art.”
- Plant subject, paper supplies, pencils, erasers, syllabus, and handouts.
- Daily refreshments
- One complimentary group dinner during the study week.
- A FREE copy of a botanical art publication by James White and Lugene Bruno, past and present curators at the Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation at Carnegie Mellon University.
Participants wishing to paint their subjects must bring their own painting supplies.
Cost: $875 per person
Tuition does not include travel and hotel. Please contact The Academy for hotel information and for information about the Princeville area. Participants must to make their own hotel reservations.