Learn step-by-step how to draw and paint a botanical flower based on the works of French botanical painter, Lise Cloquet (Camellia, 1820). Taught by professional artist, Xiomara Aleksic.
Please note: You will need the following materials to follow along and create your own artwork at home. These materials will allow participants to draw and paint along with the instructor, but are not required to attend the program:
Pencil (Instructor uses a B pencil)
Set of colored pencils (Instructor uses Prismacolor Premier set of 24)
Soft pastels for background
9x12 paper (Instructor uses Strathmore toned tan paper)
This virtual event is a Community of the Arts program presented by Women in the Arts Inc. in partnership with the Southwest Library and sponsored by Dr. John Nowell, Southwest Orlando Eye Care LLC.
You must be age 18 or older to register.
This is a Virtual Event hosted through Zoom. Please provide your email at registration to participate. You will receive an email with a link to access the Zoom before the event from your event host. Zoom log-in information will be shared no later than one hour before start of event. A computer with access to the internet and speakers or headsets are required. A webcam and microphone are suggested to fully participate. If using a mobile device, Android and iOS users must install the Zoom App (App Store | Play Store). However, please note interactivity may be limited. Additional information will be included in the email from your event host.
NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest.