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Meditative Botanical

Channel your creativity and find your bliss in this workshop with local artist Dana DuMont. Use nature as your inspiration to design complex, imaginative images with repeated organic lines and shapes. Working with graphite, watercolor and colored pencils, you will create small works suitable for framing. This relaxing workshop will be held in a classroom with beautiful Garden views.

We believe that all adults in our community should have access to plant-based, nature-focused learning opportunities. We offer several pricing tiers so you can register at the amount you’re able to pay. To access the Learning for All ticket for this class, you will need a promo code. If you don’t have the promo code and the cost of this class is a barrier to your participation, please email [email protected] to request the promo code.

• Learning for All Attendee: pay what you wish (no minimum)
• Member: $51
• Non-Member: $62

All programs are subject to change. Pre-registration through our website is required.

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden strives to be a Garden for all and we are committed to offering diverse adult learning opportunities that are inclusive and accessible to all learners. If you would like to request an accommodation to support your participation in an adult learning opportunity at the Garden, please contact [email protected] or call 804-262-9887 x320 and we will make our best effort to help.


Saturday, August 10, 2024
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Details

Dana DuMont Meditative Botanical Drawing

All art supplies are provided. Please bring any botanical visuals that inspire you as well as any art media you enjoy working with.

About the instructor

In addition to being a studio artist, Dana DuMont is an art teacher and educational consultant with a penchant for travel and nature. Her varied works regularly incorporate recycled, donated and found items, and her integrated arts curriculum design and teaching encourages creative risk-taking, perseverance, humor, reflection, and environmental stewardship. You can find her work at danadumont.com and see her paint restoration of the RCA “Nipper” window on view at The Smithsonian’s Museum of American History.