The Library of Obscure Wonders

art nature illustration botanical classes workshops

Month: February, 2019

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Nature illustration: The structure of flowering plants

Ever wondered how a flower works?

This Saturday we will looking at the structures of flowers as well as leaves, and the layout of these on a plant. We will also have a look at the use of dividers to measure accurately and that old Fibonacci spiral…

The Crypt, St John on Bethnal Green, London, 2-5pm. £15, materials provided.

For more details contact me at info@obscurewonders.com

Drawing detail and texture in nature using watercolours

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This coming Saturday 16th February at the Crypt, St John Bethnal Green

How to slow down and really consider natural objects, come to know them as you draw them, learn how to get appropriate textures and details for your object using salt, clingfilm, and sponge. Equipments provided. All levels welcome from beginner to very experienced. £15, 2 – 5pm.