An Introduction to Botanical Drawing

25 June 2021 10:00 till 26 June 2021 16:30 - Location: Botanic Garden TU Delft – Education room

This two-day botanical drawing workshop focusses on representing plants, flowers, seeds and fruits as faithfully as possible. This workshop is suitable for both beginners and advanced participants and will be given by renowned botanical illustrator Anita Walsmit Sachs. Anita worked as a botanical illustrator at the former National Herbarium Netherlands, part of the University of Leiden, where she was head of the studio until her retirement in 2013. Part of her work is still organizing and participating in exhibitions in the Netherlands and the abroad, and her work is part of many private collections.

During this workshop you will learn all about making a botanical drawing. You will learn to observe carefully and make your own botanical drawing with pencil, paper and water colour.

Time10:00 – 16:30 with lunch break (bring your own drinks)
TeacherAnita Walsmit Sachs
LanguageEnglish / Dutch 
Course fee€ 150,- per person for two days, excl. drawing material (bring your own) / Course fee does include admittance
Max. number10 participants