Floral Illustration Part 1: Botanical Line Drawing (Online)
Taught by Danielle Rothman
Danielle Rothman is a Modern Calligraphy Artist who builds community through art and workshops. Danielle has a passion for teaching and has helped almost 2,000 students get started with calligraphy and watercolors at her workshops and private events in New York City. Her business Rothbyrns Creative specializes in personalization and thoughtful gifts, creating inspiring one-of-a-kind journals, prints, and calligraphy designs for any occasion. Recent collaborations include workshops at the Guggenheim and Cooper Hewitt Design Museums, SoFi, Etsy HQ, Foursquare, Health Magazine and Brooklyn Brainery, as well as pop up shops at Artists & Fleas Chelsea Market, One King's Lane, West Elm, and Pottery Barn. See all of her upcoming live online classes on her website at www.rothbyrnscreative.com and follow along with her on Instagram at www.instagram.com/rothbyrnscreative!
*This class will meet live online via Zoom. Students will receive a recording of the class and downloadable worksheets after the session. If you're interested in a recording-only of the class, email us for purchasing info.*
Learn how to draw all the pretty Spring flowers! Botanical line drawing is a type of free-form illustration that is very accessible. In this class, artist Danielle Rothman will walk you through how to draw several types of flowers, as well as tips and tricks for inking and coloring your designs with markers, watercolors, and colored pencils. You’ll end the class with a bunch of different doodle designs to practice, and the confidence to add illustration into your creative routine!
In this workshop, you will:
- Learn how to draw tulips, roses, sunflowers
- Practice making wreaths and other compositions
- Learn about coloring and blending techniques using colored pencils, markers, and watercolors
- Pencil with eraser
- Scrap paper
- Black pen or marker
- Your favorite coloring supplies for filling in your lettering - markers, colored pencils, and watercolors will all work nicely!