Creating a botanical sketchbook

FULLY BOOKED Learn how to keep a botanical sketchbook - an invaluable tool to record your plant drawings, colour studies, and written notes.


Tuesday 13 – Thursday 15 April 2021


Tuesday 1 – Thursday 3 June 2021

FULLY BOOKED – Waiting list only

Maximum capacity

8 places



£180 for Kew Gardens members

A well-kept botanical sketchbook is an invaluable tool to record your plant drawings and field notes, colour studies, and written notes.

This three-day course will teach you how to keep a botanical sketchbook.

During class you will practise drawing and sketching from life, both indoors and outdoors, and learn how to capture multiple levels of information to help inform your botanical artwork, all while being inspired by the Gardens.

How to book 

To book please email with a contact telephone number

COVID-19 (coronavirus) notice

You can book with confidence for our courses at Kew Gardens. Come along knowing that the safety and wellbeing of our visitors is of the upmost importance to us. We are continually monitoring and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic situation as it evolves.  

Current plans in place for the comfort and reassurance of our visitors include: 

  • Limited capacity to ensure social distancing
  • No shared equipment
  • Additional cleaning of the venue
  • Sanitising stations are available

We will continue to review the situation and communicate any further updates with participants.

If you’d like further information please contact Adult Education: