Visiting Artists

May

Award-winning botanical artist Mary Dillon visits from Ireland to share the relaxed and slow painting techniques she uses to bring movement, vitality, and depth to her work. She will be your guide as you explore the nuances of layering color more...
204BIL645 05/13 We 10:00am-4:30pm Dillon
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June

Artist James Gurney shares how he paints from life using his portable gouache setup. He'll start with a digital presentation to give an overview of his painting process in opaque water media, including gouache, casein, and watercolor. After a quick more...
204BIL497 06/04 Th 10:00am-4:00pm Gurney
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September

A renowned master of color application, botanical artist Fiona Strickland will maximize your success in color mixing by increasing your understanding of color relationships and paint qualities. Demonstrated through use of an organized palette and application of a dry brush more...
211BIL637 09/29 Tu 10:00am-4:30pm Strickland
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