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James River Art League:
Art Exhibit

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Included with regular Garden admission, free for members. September 12 –  October 31, 2022 James River Art League partners with Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden to bring artwork by regional artists to the Garden's Kelly Education Center Ginter Gallery II.    

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BASIC
Watercolor Techniques

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Are you experimenting with art media or have always wanted to try painting? With the Garden as inspiration, learn basic techniques for painting in watercolor. This every-other-week session is for anyone who would like to practice creating their own interpretation/vision of our world. All materials provided. Our Garden continues to follow CDC recommendations and state guidelines […]

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Intermediate Watercolor
for Botanical Illustration

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Proper lighting reveals structure, form, and texture. Color cards (from the Color Mixing course) help to identify leaf colors. Complete three detailed paintings of individual leaves on watercolor paper, and a final painting of multiple leaves on a vine. Pre-requisite: Introduction to Watercolor for Botanical Illustration. Instructors: Hazel Buys and Patrice Mason Hobbs. Our Garden […]

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SEASONAL GARDEN TOUR
OCTOBER 4

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Enhance your understanding and appreciation of Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden with this specialized garden tour featuring seasonal aspects of the collection.  Come dressed for the weather and touring the Garden.

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Yoga at the Garden
OCTOBER-NOVEMBER SESSION

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Practice yoga’s calming rhythms of breathing, movement and posture in a tranquil Garden setting. Small class sizes enable instructor Jacqueline Gooding to offer individual pointers and address multiple levels of experience. Please have a blanket, yoga mat, water and appropriate comfortable clothing. Sessions are in person either in the Garden or in a classroom with […]

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T'ai Chi Guided Practice:
OCTOBER-NOVEMBER

1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA

Join others to experience the grace and beauty of movement meditation through the 5 Elements Form of T'ai Chi. Learn Qigong exercises to build strength, foster mobility, and increase balance. Classes take place in the garden or inside garden buildings depending on weather. Wear weather appropriate clothing and bring water. This is a continuing, multi level class, […]

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