Saturday beginners' botanical illustration

Learn how to accurately draw and paint plant material.

Victoria amazonica illustration

Date and times

  • Saturday 1 June 2019 
  • Saturday 8 June 2019 
  • Saturday 15 June 2019 
  • Saturday 22 June 2019 

From 10.30am to 4pm


Kew Gardens


Course fee: £300 (£260 Concessions and Members)

Deposit payable on enrolment: £50

Maximum capacity

Fully booked

This entry-level course introduces you to the range of skills and techniques required for this highly specialised expression of the illustrator’s art.

You'll learn about the materials, techniques and equipment used by botanical illustrators.

Using pencil, pen and ink and watercolour in a series of small exercises, you will begin to learn how to accurately draw and paint plant material.

This course is suitable for beginners and those with different art backgrounds looking to find out more about botanical illustration.

How to book

This course is now fully booked. If you would like to be added to the waiting list, please email with a contact telephone number or call 020 8332 5641.