Sunday, 28 April 2013

Botanical Art Workshop by Vicki Thomas at Hermanus FynArts Festival

Vicki Thomas will be giving a Botanical Art Workshop at the Hermanus FynArts Festival.

Monday 10th - Wednesday 12th June 2013 from 10:00am to approx 3:30pm

3-day course: R1290 (incl light lunch)

Click here to book. Tickets also available at Hermanus Tourism

Venue: Fernkloof Hall (Fernkloof Nature Reserve and Garden)

Where better to sign up for a 3-day hands-on course of botanical illustration than in the Fernkloof Nature Reserve.

Vicki, a founder member of the Botanical Artists' Association of Southern Africa, is a regular guest lecturer in botanical illustration at Stellenbosch and has taught several courses at the UCT Summer School. She has given talks around South Africa and in the UK.

Her artwork is in collections around the world, including the prestigious Highgrove Florilegium, a permanent record of the flora in HRH Prince Charles's garden in England; the Shirley Sherwood gallery of Botanical Art at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, as well as in important botanical art exhibitions in the USA, Japan, the UK, the USA and South Africa.

The course fee of R450/day includes a light lunch, teas and coffees.

Numbers limited. Booking essential.

You are also invited to enter the Hermanus FynArts 2013 Art Competition - click here for more details.