Jul 16 2014
Botanical Illustration Workshop: Oceania: Agricult...

Botanical Illustration Workshop: Oceania: Agricult...

Presented by Bowers Museum at Bowers Museum

John M. Lee Court (6-Part Series)
Oceania: Agricultural Plants, Culinary Curiosities

Explore the agricultural plants of Oceania! Learn about selected plants and begin to create a culinary field guide. Instructor: Tania Merian, founder, Artplantae, LLC, artist & educator, member of the Botanical Artists Guild of Southern California.
Session I:
Describing the Plants of Eastern Indonesia Learn botanical illustration techniques of Georgius Everhardus Rumphius (1627- 1702), a naturalist who spent 50 years gathering information about the native plants of Ambon, an island in Indonesia. Rumphius' detailed plant descriptions and illustrations were used to create "The Ambonese Herbal."

Admission Info

Single class: Member $15 | Non-member $25

Series: Member $85 | Non-member $125 | Materials fee payable to instructor: $20

Advance reservations required.(Additional sessions on Wednesdays, July 30, August 6, 13, 20 & 27)

Email: programs@bowers.org

Dates & Times

2014/07/16 - 2014/07/16

Additional time info:

Ages 14+

Location Info

Bowers Museum

2002 North Main Street, Santa Ana, CA 92706