Adult Programs

Begin to Draw Nature (in person)

Learn the basics of drawing nature in this four-week course designed for true beginners.

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Learn the basics of drawing nature in this course designed for true beginners. We will discuss everything from how to hold a pencil to what kind of paper to use. You will have time to work on drawing skills in a no-pressure setting. A great confidence builder!


COVID-19 Precautions:

Program participants must abide by the Arboretum’s safety guidelines

No experience is necessary. 



  • No experience is necessary.
  • Bring a pencil and some blank paper.
  • Limited to 15 participants.

Prerequisites: None

Kathy Steere

With a BS in Ornamental Horticulture and a lifetime of art classes, Kathy Steere was thrilled when she discovered botanical art. She is comfortable with different styles, many mediums, and assorted subject matter. She enjoys sharing her knowledge with others and believes that art should be fun.


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