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Plants Illustrated: Annual Member Show at University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley

University of California Botanical Garden at Berkeley and Northern California Society of Botanical Artists Present:

Plants Illustrated 2022 – The Beauty of Leaves

UCBBG Rare
January 14 – February 3, 2022
10:00 am – 4:00 pm

Julia Morgan Hall
UC Botanical Garden, Berkeley

“Bush Snap Pea” by Sally Petru

Click here to see the virtual exhibit.

The following programs will be held in conjunction with the exhibition.

January 14, 2022, Friday – Online Opening Reception
from 6:00 – 7:00 pm FREE, click here to register

January 20, 2022, Thursday – Leaf Architecture: Botany, Conservation and Beauty with Dr. Douglas Daly 1:00 – 2:00 pm FREE
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January 22, 2022, Saturday – Demonstrations ‘Inside the Artist’s Studio’ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm, $25 members, $30 non-members
Lee McCaffree, “Exploring Leaves, Sketching in Graphite”
Nina Antze, “Layering Colors for Winter Leaves in Colored Pencil”
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January 24, 2022, Monday – Lecture 10:00 – 11:00 am, $5 members, $10 non-members
Catherine Watters, “Florilegia: From Historic Voyages to Present-day Revival”
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January 28, 2022, Friday – Demonstrations ‘Inside the Artist’s Studio’
10:00 am – 12:00 pm, $25 members, $30 non-members
Amber Turner, “Leaves in Winter – Conifers”, pen and ink
Maria Cecilia Freeman, “Light on Leaves”, watercolor
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February 5, 2022, Saturday – Introduction to Botanical Illustration Workshop with Catherine Watters
10:00 am – 3:00 pm, $85 members, $90 non-members
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Please note that the Gallery will be closed on January 17, 18 and February 1, 2022