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Botanical Painting including. Birds, Butterflies & Bugs


Belinda Biggs


Fri 2nd July


Mon 5th July


Wye Valley


Bells Hotel







  Single Room


  Single Occ


  Double Occ






Join Belinda on this exciting opportunity to do Botanical painting. In this

course as part of the botanical painting we will paint birds, butterflies and

bugs as part of the overall scene.


Botanical illustration is a wonderful way of portraying interesting, the

unusual or just your favourite plants and flowers. With an eye for detail,

in this workshop, you will start with a full tonal pencil drawing, studying

the light, shade, form and texture of the specimens.

You will then move on to watercolour to create a beautiful painting.

There will be plenty of demonstrations and individual attention to guide

you through your drawing and painting. If you would like to add birds,

butterflies or bugs etc to your painting or paint birds solely on their own

Belinda can lead you through this too.

While some previous experience with watercolour would be helpful it is

not essential, so beginners are most welcome.

This is a fascinating and very addictive art form. Beware!