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Painting Plants: First breath into Botanical Illustration World

BARCELONA, March 2017



This workshop is aimed to show you the basic techniques of watercolour used in botanical illustrations.

You will learn how to draw plants accurately by observing basic botanical shapes and structures and illustrating them with botanical accuracy, focusing on developing your ability to; see shapes; judge angles; draw in proportion; represent form through tonal value; use light and shade to make your drawing life-like; use watercolour washes and mix colours.

During this workshop plants and its parts, colors and textures will be examined in detail. You will find opportunity to work on different types of leaves, flowers and its fine details.

This workshop will help you to combine scientific accuracy with an aesthetic vision to create beautiful botanicals.

Dates: 6-7-8-9-10 March, 2017
Time: 9:00 – 14:00
Tutor: Işık Güner
Location: Associació Professional d’Il·lustradors de Catalunya. C/Balmes 177, 1º2ª, Barcelona
Price: 225 € for one person
Materials needed: You can supply all materials needed during the course from the tutor with an additional price. People who would like to supply materials from tutor, please inform in advanced. Once you apply for the course, you will receive a detailed material list.
Info: Classes will be mostly in Spanish. Maximum number of students is 12. This course is suitable for anyone. There will be a coffee break during the course, you can have your coffee in the bar next to the studio.
Contact: Laura Alonso - lauraalonso27@gmail.com / Işık Güner - info@isikguner.com
Telephone: (0034) 666 994 367


Fine Details of the Plant World: We observe, We learn, We create

BARCELONA, March 2017



In this 2-day workshop, we will be exploring on fine details on the giant world of the plants. You will find the opportunity to work on different types of subject matters and focus on its fine details, how to capture the colour and the texture accurately to create life-like paintings.

During the workshop with Işık, you will discover her style of bringing the subject to life with careful manipulation of paint and brushwork.

Dates: 13-14 March, 2017
Time: 9:00 – 14:00
Tutor: Işık Güner
Location: Associació Professional d’Il·lustradors de Catalunya. C/Balmes 177, 1º2ª, Barcelona
Price: 80 € for one person
Materials needed: You can supply all materials needed during the course from the tutor with an additional price. People who would like to supply materials from tutor, please inform in advanced. Once you apply for the course, you will receive a detailed material list.
Info: Classes will be mostly in Spanish. Maximum number of students is 12. This course is suitable for anyone. There will be a coffee break during the course, you can have your coffee in the bar next to the studio.
Contact: Laura Alonso - lauraalonso27@gmail.com / Işık Güner - info@isikguner.com
Telephone: (0034) 666 994 367


PAST WORKSHOPS

Art Masterclass: A Giant World of Tiny Details

EDINBURGH, June 2015

Botanical Illustration Workshop: Leaves and the Detail

Museum of Sakıp Sabancı, May 2015

BOTANICAL ART HOLIDAY

DATÇA, October 2014

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOP

BARCELONA 2014

BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION WORKSHOP

Botanic Garden Barcelona, 2014

WEEKEND WORKSHOPS, Edinburgh, 2014

Workshop I

Textured surfaces

Workshop II

Red: a passionate colour

2014 JANUARY-FEBRUARY COURSES

Course I

Botanical Illustration Course

Course II

Small Squares

JUST LAUNCHED – RBGE Diploma in Botanical Illustration
(Blended Learning)

June, 2013

Long Term Botanical Illustration Course

January - March, 2013

CLASSES FOR OCTOBER-NOVEMBER, 2012

Beginner Classes


2012 WEEKEND WORKSHOPS

Perspective Drawing Workshop

Leaves Workshop

2012 CLASSES IN THE WEEK

Magnolia Classes


BOTANICAL ILLUSTRATION COURSES FOR BEGINNERS

December-2011, Nezahat Gökyiğit Botanic Garden (NGBB)

Botanical Watercolour Course on Chilean Plants in Santiago – Spring 2011

Master Class, Chile

Watercolour Botanical Illustration 2011

Botanical Illustration Course, Chile