Watercolor Botanical Illustration with Guest Artist Sarah Roche
Saturday, April 6, 11:00 AM
Free with Museum admission
Visit the Education Studio on Saturdays and Sundays from 11 am to 4 pm to spark your creativity through hands-on projects for visitors of all ages. Spaces is limited. Visitors under 13 must be accompanied by an adult.
Watercolor Botanical Illustration with Sarah Roche | Today Only!
Back by popular demand, Sarah Roche is an internationally known botanical illustrator whose work is included in collections in both Europe and the U.S. Currently the Education Director for the Wellesley College Friends of Horticulture Center, Roche will demonstrate her approach to portraying plants found in the Gardner collection. Join us the first Saturday in April to see Sarah in action and to create your own floral work of art.
Image: Sarah Roche.
Artists in the Studio are made possible by the Polly Thayer Starr Charitable Trust. Polly Thayer Starr (1904-2006) was an accomplished artist who captured the culture and whimsy of her native Boston with a unique combination of detail, emotion and curiosity. For more, visit the Polly Thayer Charitable Trust online. Hands-on art-making activities are supported in part by the Bank of America Charitable Foundation, the Josephine and Louise Crane Foundation, the Caleb C. and Julia W. Dula Educational & Charitable Foundation, and The Yawkey Foundation. The Museum receives operating support from the Massachusetts Cultural Council.