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Botanical Illustration Course with Reinhild Raistrick at Fullers Mill Garden
Illustrating Autumn Leaves
Monday 7 to Tuesday 8 October 2019, 10am – 4pm (£100)
This two-day course will give you the opportunity to explore the wonderful colours of the autumn foliage. Wander the pathways through the garden down to the lake before returning to the warmth of the Bothy where Reinhild will guide you through the compositional and watercolour techniques necessary to optimize the capture of those glowing hues into a pleasing portrait of bright autumn leaves. You will primarily be using a wet-in-wet method with the addition of some dry brush work, to accentuate the detail and individuality of the variegated leaves.
This course is suitable for artists of all levels.
An equipment and materials list to follow on booking.
Pre-booking is required. Call the Fullers Mill Garden office on 01284 728 888 or email Anne Valentine.
Garden Season Spring/Summer 2019: open 3 April – 29 September
Sunday — 11:00am-5:00pm
Monday — CLOSED
Tuesday — CLOSED
Wednesday — 2:00pm-5:00pm
Thursday — CLOSED
Friday — 2:00pm-5:00pm
Saturday — CLOSED
Fullers Mill Garden is an RHS Partner Garden, with RHS members entitled to free entry on Wednesday afternoons.
Private visits from groups are welcomed throughout the year by prior arrangement, with guided tours available from staff and plenty of parking for coaches.
Tea, coffee and delicious home-made cakes are available to purchase from the Bothy. Plants propagated from the garden are available for sale.
Assistance dogs only please.