Colored Pencil on Film with Kathie Miranda

Tuesday, January 24 – Thursday, January 26, 2017
9:30 am – 3:30 pm each day

Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden, Bamboo Room and Oak Room

Cost, BAGSC Members: $300
Non-Members: $330

BAGSC Special: receive a 10% discount!

New BAGSC members receive a 10% discount: $270

Current BAGSC members registering BEFORE December 12, 2016 receive a 10% discount: $270

Maximum Registration: 16 students

To register: $50 non-refundable deposit (or full amount), check made out to BAGSC, with Kathie Miranda on the subject line. Contact the BAGSC Education Chair for address.

Remaining balance due by Tuesday, January 10, 2017, check made out to BAGSC, with Kathie Miranda on the subject line. Contact the BAGSC Education Chair for address.

Bring your lunch, or purchase lunch at the Peacock Café, on the Arboretum grounds, right above the Oak Room classroom, where the workshop will be held on the second and third days (see information below).

Questions about the Workshop? Contact the BAGSC Education Chair.

Workshop Description

Mylar is a versatile choice for colored pencil. Working on both sides of the film creates brilliant, rich color. Learn how to adapt your usual working methods to achieve stunning effects. Topics include:
  • grisaille;
  • color saturation;
  • back-painting with acrylics; and
  • atmospheric fade.

Location

This is a BAGSC-sponsored workshop; there is no information about this workshop on The Arboretum's website. If you have questions, or need additional information, please contact the BAGSC Education Chair.

The workshop will be held at The Los Angeles County Arboretum, in the Bamboo Room on the first day. On the second and third days the workshop will move to the Oak Room at the Arboretum. Class participants will be able to move their materials to the Oak Room at the end of Day 1. The Oak Room will be secured each night, so participants can leave their artwork and supplies in the room if desired.

The Arboretum is located at: 301 North Baldwin Ave, Arcadia, CA 91007.

Parking and Entrance:

Parking is free at The Arboretum. You do not need to pay admission at the front gate to attend the workshop. Walk directly through and let them know you are here for Kathie's workshop.

Directions from surface streets, freeways and public transportation are available on their website, in addition to accessibility, hours and dining information.


Kathie Miranda, Strelitzia spp., Bird of Paradise, colored pencil on film. © 2016.

Kathie Miranda, Strelitzia spp., Bird of Paradise, colored pencil on film. © 2016.

Materials List for
Kathie Miranda

Download a PDF of the materials list.


Kathie Miranda

About the Instructor

Kathie Miranda is an award-winning artist, juror and educator of botanical art. She teaches at The Art Students League, NYC and the New York Botanical Garden. She is an active member of the Connecticut Watercolor Society and the Colored Pencil Society of America.