Cornell University

The Art of Nature: The Arboretum En Plein Air

Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 10:00am to 3:00pm

F.R. Newman Arboretum

Sketch and paint landscapes en plein air (“in the open air”) from different locations in the F.R. Newman Arboretum. The Art of Nature is a series of stand-alone botanical illustration workshops featuring acclaimed local artist Camille Doucet. The series provides a variety of indoor and outdoor opportunities to learn different techniques and subject matter, highlighting plants of the season. All skill levels are welcome. Bring a bag lunch. Please dress for the weather and bring a hat, drinking water, sunscreen (if needed) and a foldable chair along with your watercolor kit. Pre-registration is required.

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Class/ Workshop


Cornell Botanic Gardens



$70 ($60 for Plantations members & volunteers, and Cornell students)

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Kevin Moss

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Camille Doucet

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