Instructor: Rose Marie James

Rose Marie James
Rose Marie James, MA Art Ed., holds a Masters in Art Education and a Certificate in Botanical Illustration from the New York Botanical Garden. She is a member of the American Society of Botanical Artists, and has exhibited in both national and international juried exhibitions including the Chautauqua Institute, the Albright Knox Art Gallery, Filoli Gardens, and at the Horticultural Society of New York. Her work has been published in Colored Pencil Magazine.

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Classes by this instructor

This comprehensive class covers the basic techniques of botanical watercolor. Learn how to use your brushes to make smooth, underlying washes, as well as to create fine detail. Color theory will teach you how paints interact, and how to select more...
251BIL331O 09/17 Tu 5:30pm-8:30pm James

Practice techniques learned in Botanical Watercolor I using live subjects such as leaves, stems, and fruit. Emphasis is on realistic portrayal of botanical subjects and traditional methods of dry brush watercolor painting, with attention to detail and color accuracy. more...
244BIL332O 05/21 Tu 5:30pm-8:30pm James

Gain an understanding of how light interacts with multiple botanical subjects in a single composition. Light on form is critical to creating dimension in a botanical illustration; when a composition contains several botanical specimens, additional attention to the placement of more...
251BIL450O 09/09 Mo 10:30am-1:30pm James