Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 31 Jan — Sun 1 Feb 2015
This is an opportunity to explore drawing and painting delicate, vibrant and sometimes subtle colours of flowers and leaves as we gather them into a bunch. Our collections will form the basis of a lovely personal sketchbook.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 31 Jan 2015
All is far from quiet in the garden in winter, from propagation to preparation for the coming year, there are a great many jobs you can be doing during the winter months.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Wed 25 Feb — Wed 25 Mar 2015
You will have the opportunity to try different types of vellum-ranging from the whiter smooth uniform Kelmscott to the creamy Classic Calf vellum with its subtle variations in surface tone and character. All technical aspects will be covered- including any surface preparation of the vellum, transferring a drawing to the vellum, painting techniques and methods of correction.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 28 Feb — Sat 14 Mar 2015
This course is specifically aimed at students who are interested in building their portfolio and presenting it for further education.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 28 Feb — Sun 1 Mar 2015
A beginners hands-on course concentrating on basic tapestry weaving skills incorporating rags as weft.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 7 — Sat 14 Mar 2015
Learn how to get the most out of your digital camera and discover the advantages of taking plant photographs digitally.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 7 Mar 2015
This workshop will give and insight into the depth of knowledge held by wise people of the Amazon forest of their traditional medicine. This will be an introduction to the use of medicinal plants by the indigenous healers.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 21 Mar 2015
Learn how to interpret some of your favourite spring flowers using various silk painting techniques
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Sat 28 Mar 2015
A one-day advanced course, suitable for those who have attended Digital Plant Photography I or who have experience of using a high-end digital camera.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh Tues 21 Apr — Tues 23 June 2015
This class helps students to consolidate and develop their skills before moving on to the more advanced RBGE illustration courses and master classes. Suitable for students who have completed the ten-week beginners class.