Instructor: Christiane Fashek

Christiane Fashek
Christiane Fashek is a botanical artist based in New York. Formerly an architect, she transferred her interest in form and structure to the study and illustration of lichens and natural ephemera. She earned her NYBG Certificate of Botanical Illustration with honors.

Pencil is her preferred medium, particularly colored pencil combined with dry brush.

Christiane is a member of the ASBA, the Tri-State Botanical Artists and the Colored Pencil Collective.See samples of Christiane's work on her Instagram account @christianefashek

Classes by this instructor

Accurate observation translates into sensitive, realistic drawings and is an essential skill for botanical artists. Using basic shapes, fruit, and leaves, learn contour drawing with an emphasis on proportion, and explore techniques such as foreshortening, perspective, and line weight.
241BIL301EO 08/03 Th 11:00am-2:00pm Fashek
241BIL301FO 09/14 Th 6:00pm-9:00pm Fashek