Learn how to illustrate a portrait of your favorite houseplant in this online weekend workshop! On Saturday we’ll start with some different drawing techniques and observational sketches, experimenting with color mockups of your plant. On Sunday we’ll work on a finalized portrait, to be illustrated in whatever media you enjoy working with. All levels of experience are welcome to join.
2 meetings on Zoom (1.5 hours each)
Saturday 11/13 from 10am-11:30 am + Sunday 11/14 from 10-11:30 am
Hannah Rosengren is an illustrator in southern Maine. She has a penchant for plants and pollinators, often drawing inspiration from the natural world and mid-century modern design for her illustrations and hand-lettering. Hannah earned a BFA in Illustration from Maine College of Art where she currently teaches in the Continuing Studies department. In 2021, Hannah earned an M.Ed. in Integrative Learning from Endicott College. Since completing her graduate studies, she has continued to focus on utilizing illustration and education to foster a sense of place in and stewardship for the local environment.
- Houseplant (or plant photo reference)
- Sketchbook/scrap paper
- Pencil & eraser
- Any colored media (watercolor, acrylic, colored pencils, etc.)
- Paint brushes & water if needed
- Paper for final artwork (watercolor paper is recommended if working with any kind of paint)