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Find artist inspiration in nature

By ThisIsReno


iris2Learn to draw living plants in graphite! Local botanical illustrator and artist Suzanne Cody Adams will guide two spring classes in the Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden.

Students will learn scale, perspective and other drawing techniques for of a variety of plants. Bring an HB or No. 2 drawing pencil, eraser, and drawing board. Paper will be supplied. All proceeds benefit the May Arboretum.

What:                   Art in the Arboretum

When:                  10:00 a.m. – Noon, Saturday, September 14

Where:                Wilbur D. May Arboretum and Botanical Garden, Rancho San Rafael Regional Park

1595 N. Sierra Street, Reno

Cost:                      $40.00

Contact:               (775) 785-4153 or [email protected]

Pre-registration is required. Packets of drawing pencils and accessories will be available for purchase on-site for additional $10.00.

Located within Rancho San Rafael Regional Park, the Wilbur D. May Center is managed by the Washoe County Community Services Department and continues to receive generous support from the Wilbur May Foundation.