Back by popular demand–painter, author and illustrator, Maryjo Koch, will be teaching a step by step method to sketch and paint a rose in the beauty of Gamble Garden. Enjoy lecture, demonstration and color guides in order to take home your small painting of a lovely rose. Class begins at 9:30 am and continues to 12:30 pm.
LUNCH BREAK: Optional–bring a sack lunch if you wish (coffee and tea provided), for a lunch break from 12:30 to 1:15 pm.
1:15 to 2:00: Enjoy commentary about your painting from Maryjo from 1:15 to 2:00.
Materials Needed: Bring a good watercolor journal or board, watercolor paints, and your brushes.
Optional: Purchase individual color guides from Maryjo for $3.00
Maryjo Koch is one of the world’s most accomplished naturalist painters. Her paintings and private commissions are featured in galleries and museums from North America to Asia. Maryjo has authored and illustrated nearly two dozen books, including the best selling Bird Egg Feather Nest. Her botanical paintings have been exhibited at multiple venues and she has won numerous awards, including the Scientific American Young Reader’s Book Award twice. Maryjo continues her painting and classes out of her studio in the Santa Cruz mountains.
$65 Member / $75 Non-member