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Art class at Quarryhill Quarryhill Botanical Garden

Saturday June 20th - 10:00am

Learn to draw and color beautiful flowers at Quarryhill Botanical Garden on Saturday, June 20, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Colored pencils are the perfect medium: fun, safe and portable. Using botanical drawing techniques, you will learn about color theory and how to create beautiful color by layering, blending and burnishing. All levels are welcome.

Nina Antze is a botanical artist living in Northern California. She has a degree in Fine Art from San Francisco State University and a certificate in Botanical Illustration from the New York Botanical Gardens. She teaches colored pencil classes in the Botanical Certificate Program at Filoli Gardens, at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts, and around the Bay Area.

Antze’s botanical paintings and colored pencil drawings have been exhibited in New York, at the Huntington Library and at Filoli Gardens. Her botanicals can be viewed at her website, www.pcquilt.com/botanicals.htm

Cost is $40 for Quarryhill members, $50 for nonmembers. To sign up, call 996-3166. Quarryhill Botanical Garden is located at 12841 Sonoma Hwy., Glen Ellen. For more information, go to www.quarryhillbg.org.