by Deb Shaw
Carica papaya, Bermuda Paw Paw, watercolor by Margaret Best, © 2010, all rights reserved.
Join Margaret Best at the Bermuda Society of Artists’ Gallery, Hamilton, Bermuda for a four day botanical art workshop: “Color and Composition“ May 30 – June 2, 2011 10 am – 4 pm Cost: $395 members/$445 non-members
The workshop will explore color and composition in watercolor by painting stunning sub-tropical plant specimens, including hibiscus ginger, strelitzia, plumeria, wild gladioli, magnolia and more.
For more information about the workshop and to register, contact: The Bermuda Society of Artists.
Other botanical art classes that Margaret will be teaching in Bermuda include:
Drawing with Dimension March 5 – 6, 2011 Graphite techniques to achieve effective continuous tone
Finding Form in Watercolour March 9 – 11, 2011 The role of light and shadow, value and colour in effective botanical watercolours
As stated on their website, The Bermuda Society of Arts is known affectionately as the “People’s Art Gallery”. The oldest established arts organization in the country, the Society’s mission is to further the arts and artists in Bermuda.
Location of Hamilton on the island of Bermuda.
Bermuda is located approximately two hours off the east coast of the United States, and is an overseas territory of the United Kingdom.