Art in the Garden Classes

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden’s Art in the Garden classes offer a variety of opportunities in multiple media to enhance your understanding of and appreciation for the natural world, learn new skills, and enjoy the company of like-minded artists!

Use the class title to navigate to a detailed description and to register online. View the calendar to explore by date.

Class Schedule August-December 2015

Jacobean Embroidery with Leaves and Blooms | September 22, 24, 29, October 1

Use simple stitches on hand-dyed linen to create stylized images of leaves and blooms in the Renaissance tradition.  Instructor: Anne McCahill

Making Paper from Plant Fibers | October 7, 14, 21, 28

Be creative and explore making paper from garden plants, weeds, trees and grasses. Instructor: Celeste Johnston.

How to Draw Stuff (in the Garden) | October 17, 24, November 7

For those who have always wanted to learn to draw, or want to refresh unused skills, this is a fun, basic course.  Instructors: Susie Kowalik and Paula Blair