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2017_lansuobashowposter-1Botanical artists from the Pacific Northwest present Lan Su in Bloom, an exhibition inspired by the plant collection at Lan Su Chinese Garden in Portland, Oregon. Visit the Garden this spring to learn about the native plants of China from the following artists and educators:

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Looking ahead to the new year, here is the latest update for
Classes Near You > Oregon:


Quinn Fitzpatrick

www.quinnfitzpatrick.com
Quinn is an artist, a musician, and a graduate of the Natural Science Illustration Program at the University of Washington. His specialties include wild cats, raptors, wild edible plants, and medicinal plants. His chosen media are graphite, watercolor, gouache, colored pencil, and photography.

    Botanical Illustration: Introduction
    Saturday, March 9, 2013
    1:00 – 4:50 PM
    Natural science illustrator Quinn E. Fitzpatrick introduces students to botanical illustration and field identification techniques at Portland Community College. Cost: $35. View Details/Register

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Summer school for kids and adults!

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Leach Botanical Garden

http://leachgarden.org
A 16-acre garden in southeast Portland. Formerly the private garden of botanist Lilia Leach and her husband pharmacist John Leach, the garden features over 2,000 species of plants and hosts special events and workshops year-round.

    Botanical Illustration – This one-day class for adults is taught every Tuesday from May 1 – October 30, 1-3 PM. Class will be taught under the Meadow Tent. Instructor Jane Nash will teach participants how to turn a pencil sketch into a finished colored pencil painting. Supplies are provided. Pre-registration is required. Cost: $25 per class non-members, $20 per class members. View Details/Register

    Kids Nature Illustration
    – This one-day class for children ages 9-14 is taught every Tuesday from June 19 – August 28, 2012, 8:30 – 11:30 AM. Children will learn how to observe plants and how to draw them using pencil, drawing pens and other media. Pre-registration is required. Cost: $15 per class non-members, $13 per class members.
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Botanical illustration classes will be offered this month at Leach Botanical Garden in Portland, OR. The first class begins tomorrow.

Leach Botanical Garden
http://leachgarden.org
A 16-acre garden in southeast Portland. Formerly the private garden of botanist Lilia Leach and her husband pharmacist John Leach.

Botanical Illustration
Begin with a sketch of your favorite flower and leave with a 12″ x 18″ illustration ready for framing. This class repeats for four Tuesdays through September. Students work in colored pencil or India ink. Project changes each time the class is taught. Cost: $18 nonmembers, $15 members per session. Register online

  • September 6, 2011; 1-3 PM
  • September 13, 2011; 1-3 PM
  • September 20, 2011; 1-3 PM
  • September 27, 2011; 1-3 PM

This information can also be found at Classes Near You > Oregon.

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