Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 16 — Sun 17 May 2015
Join designer and printmaker Pia Östlund for a two-day workshop inspired by original botanical works.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 27 May — Wed 24 June 2015
Over five weeks we will use miniature paintbrushes and watercolour to create an exquisitely detailed illustration of a bee and flowers from RBGE, whilst learning about the essential role these insects play in all our gardens.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Thurs 28 May — Thurs 25 June 2015
Draw nature by learning from the work and style of Scottish artists. Over 5 weeks we will take inspiration from the following artists: Peploe, Cadell, Wm Gillies, Leon Morrocco and Barbara Rae.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 6 — Sat 13 June 2015
Learn how to get the most out of your digital camera and discover the advantages of taking plant photographs digitally. This introductory course will teach you how to use your camera for the best results. It also includes ways of presenting your images.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 6 June 2015
Spend an afternoon looking at the traditional uses of Scottish native plants and patterns of plant use.
Logan Botanic Garden Sat 6 — Sun 7 June 2015
A fun weekend workshop suitable for all levels of artist. Using pencil, coloured pencil, or watercolour techniques come along and sketch, draw or paint Logan’s finest plant collections.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 13 — Sun 14 June 2015
During the two days you will explore the drama you can create with dramatic scale differences seen in nature.
Benmore Botanic Garden Sat 13 June 2015
There are over 40 species of ferns in Scotland and on this one-day workshop you will learn about their life cycle and the essential skills for identifying the most common ones.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 13 June 2015
This one day workshop will look at cultivation and propagation techniques for successfully growing Meconopsis.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Fri 19 — Mon 29 June 2015
This intensive course introduces a wide range of practical field botany skills, including survey techniques, collection, identification, preservation and curation of botanical specimens.