Spring Botanical Watercolor class (Evening!)
Mar
23
May 4

Spring Botanical Watercolor class (Evening!)

This is a 6 week botanical watercolor evening class focusing on Spring specimens. We will learn dry brush techniques such as brush control and color mixing. The classes are for all levels and will be held from 6:30-8:30 at McGuffey starting March 23rd through May 4th (no class on April 6th). Contact Lara to sign up. $250. Paints will be provided but students will be expected to get other supplies.

Spring Field sketching class
Mar
17
May 19

Spring Field sketching class

Come join me around some of our naturalized area in Charlottesville to document our observations. This class will work on how to create and maintain a field sketchbook. We sketch outdoors in all weather(!) and meet once a month so that we can observe monthly changes in our environment. A great class to get to know your surroundings and start a journal. Dates: 3/17, 4/21, 5/19. Contact me for details and to hold a spot. ($180)

Pen Illustration Workshop
Feb
24
9:00 am09:00

Pen Illustration Workshop

Learn basic botanical illustration techniques that Lara used in the Flora of Virginia. We will use pens to learn to draw and stipple illustrations of plant specimens. $65. There will be another pen workshop tentatively planned for May 12th. Contact Lara to send a deposit. 

Winter Botanical Watercolor Class
Jan
26
Mar 2

Winter Botanical Watercolor Class

This is a 6 week botanical watercolor class focusing on Winter specimens. We will learn dry brush techniques such as brush control and color mixing. The classes are for all levels and will be held from 10-12 at McGuffey starting on January 26th through March 2nd. Contact Lara to sign up. $250. Paints will be provided but students will be expected to get other supplies.

McGuffey Holiday Show
Nov
29
Dec 31

McGuffey Holiday Show

See a great collection of local art. The opening is Friday, December 2nd at 5:30.

ILevel studio show
Nov
3
Dec 16

ILevel studio show

Come see stunning works by artists represented by Susan Frei Nathan Fine Works on Paper at this art studio. I have two pieces exhibited here through December.

19th Annual International Exhibit
Nov
3
Dec 31

19th Annual International Exhibit

Held at the New York Design Center, come to see beautiful botanical watercolors in the annual exhibit with the American Society of Botanical Artists and the Horticultural Society of New York. Lara has two pieces in this show - Siberian Kale and a collection of cotton. The opening is held on November 3rd.