What is botanical art?

Meet some of Kew’s botanical artists and find out about the scientific role of their artwork. Hear from the artists at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery on Worldwide Day of Botanical Art, 18 May

Watercolour workshop: painting on vellum

Try a different approach to watercolour by painting on vellum, a traditional material that has been used for centuries. 22 to 23 September . FULLY BOOKED - WAITING LIST ONLY

Pen and Ink Workshop: Fungi

Be inspired by the diverse world of fungi on this weekend course. You will use pen and ink to explore shape, shading and structure. 20 to 21 October. FULLY BOOKED – waiting list only.

Drawing trees

This one day course is an introduction to drawing trees with a focus on composition, scale, experimentation, and texture. 26 OR 27 September 2018. FULLY BOOKED – waiting list only.

Kew Certificate in Botanical Illustration

Gain in-depth knowledge of all aspects of botanical illustration on this modular course leading to the Kew Certificate. The 2018/19 programme begins in September 2018.