Botanical Drawing of Spring Flowers in Coloured Pencil

Art - Practical

Residential course

Susan Hillier

3 April 2023 to 6 April 2023

From £428 Non-residential fee

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Description

Taking inspiration from the gardens at Dillington, on this studio based course we will learn about drawing and colouring spring flowers of your choice in the popular and realistic medium of dry coloured pencils, or the versatile water soluble pencils.

Demonstrations will be given to those new to the mediums, and tuition will be individual making this course suitable for all abilities.

All comers welcome.

Residential Fees From: £608.   Non Residential: £428

Course runs from Lunch on Monday to Lunch on Thursday.

Tutor information

Susan Hillier is an established illustrator and botanical painter, who has exhibited widely and has had several solo exhibitions. She has illustrated plant and gardening books and worked as a scientific illustrator at Kew Gardens. Susan has RHS medals and has recorded orchids for the RHS. Recently she completed many illustrations for seven gardening books by Alan Titchmarsh. She is a founder member of the Society of Botanical Artists and teaches on their Diploma course. Susan enjoys teaching and has extensive experience teaching art at all levels.

Your questions answered

Dillington House wishes to reassure everyone that we are working closely with Somerset County Council to ensure every measure is being taken to make Dillington House a safe place for everyone.

All course participants will be sent further guidance prior to the course date.

All places booked can be transferred or refunded in the event this course is cancelled by Dillington House. See our Terms and conditions for more information.