Thursday, December 31, 2015
Thursday, December 24, 2015
(By request: recipes for rutabagacasserole and Glögg can be found here).
Since 1949 Rudolf Koivu Prize (10 000 euros) is awarded every second year (next 2017, applications deadline in December 2016) for the best children's or youth book illustration in Finland. The purpose of the prize is to raise the quality of artwork in children's books.
Monday, December 21, 2015
Tuesday, December 8, 2015
Monday, December 7, 2015
Gingersnaps and coffee is served in the office!
Friday, December 4, 2015
To see more from the class please follow this link.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015
- Online blog about the Gardens (WordPress or similar)
- Participation in Open Studios and presenting work in progress
- Compiling work produced during the residency
- Educational workshops
- Demonstrations for the public
- The illustrator/artist is expected to spend five days/week on site, although this can vary from week to week depending on other professional commitments by prior agreement.
- The residency may involve presence during evenings and weekends.
- The resident must provide their own supplies, equipment, and logistics for their activities during the residency.
Wednesday, November 25, 2015
Tuesday, November 24, 2015
Friday, November 20, 2015
Our 2015 graduation ceremonies including the announcement for scholarships and awards are taking place on Sunday, November 22, 2015, 1 p.m.
We also have the opening reception for our annual botanical illustration show Steppe Plants Featuring Plant Select species (Gates Hall).
In El Pomar Gallery the graduates exhibit their art and for the first time we have included samples from our diploma students.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
Each year the School of Botanical Illustration awards scholarships for new students who are 15 years or older and planning to enroll in any of the required classes in Denver Botanic Gardens School of Botanical Art and Illustration. In 2015 we have four recipients and two of them have already started taking classes during the year.
Saturday, November 14, 2015
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Friday, October 30, 2015
Thursday, October 22, 2015
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
In 2015 we had two Shakespeare flowers themed courses about the plants mentioned by Shakespeare in his writings and these works are part of those classes. To see more from these classes, please click here.
Thursday, October 8, 2015
Sunday, October 4, 2015
Saturday, October 3, 2015
We are impressed with the level of competence, and thoroughly proud of you. Please click here to see some random examples from each portfolio.
Friday, October 2, 2015
Sunday, September 27, 2015
Thursday, September 24, 2015
Thursday, September 17, 2015
Tuesday, September 15, 2015
Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Entries are accepted until October 9, 2015.
The exhibit display time: November 22, 2015 - February 14, 2016
Venue: Gates Garden Court Gallery, Denver Botanic Gardens.
Please click here for more details about the exhibit.
Monday, August 31, 2015