Join us for a 2 Day Live Zoom Workshop on……..
Drawing the Beauty of Orchids!
Winter is a great time to learn all about tropical Orchids!
Saturday & Sunday:
January 21 & 22, 2023
3:00 – 6:00pm EST
All Levels- Beginners to Advanced are welcomed.
Medium: This workshop is working in Watercolor with a touch of colored pencil here and there. Click here for the suggested supply list.
Cost- $99 ; Photos are provided as handouts before the workshop begins.
I encourage you to go to your local HomeDepot, Fresh Market etc. Orchids are available at many local markets at affordable prices. Look for ones with some open flowers as well as buds, full healthy green leaves and the root system partially or completely visible.
Limited to 20 participants-
Class Content: This is a 2 Day, 3 hour workshop via Zoom ( A link for both days will be sent 2 days prior to the workshop)
Day 1- Drawing and Preparing an Orchid Painting
- Introduction to orchid taxonomy and anatomy
- Constructing and drawing the components of the whole plant; buds, flowers, leaves, stem & root system
- Selecting color choices- mixing natural greens and vibrant flower colors
- Incorporating front, middle and background
Day 2- Focus on Painting a Final Watercolor Composition
- Discussion of paper choices and transfer methods
- Demonstrations of applying watercolor for form and color accuracy
- How to keep colors clear and bold
- Lifting veins and final details
Q & A Time during both days of the workshop + critique.
- A supply list will be sent prior to the workshop with recommended options for working during the workshop. Click here for supply list
- A follow up list of supplies and resources will be sent afterwards for further exploration.
- The Zoom workshop is recorded and a link will be sent to participants within 48 hours after the workshop is over. The recordings are available for 90 days after the workshop is over.
Cancelation Policy: Due to the popularity and limited participants, refunds are not available. If for some reason you are unable to attend the Live Workshop you will receive all the information provided before, during and after the workshop + the Live Zoom Recording to view 24/7 for 90 days after the workshop.