SA Creates: Botanical Illustrations
ABOUT THE WORKSHOP
Join artist Marjan Verstappen in a botanical illustration course. Learn to see plants in a whole new light. Explore new mediums, learn new drawing skills, or brush up on previous experience. Perfect for artists, gardeners, foragers, nature enthusiasts, animal lovers, science geeks, and people who just want to make beautiful pictures. Appropriate for all skill levels.
ABOUT THE FACILITATOR
Marjan Verstappen is a visual artist based in Toronto, her practice emcompasses drawing, sculpture, photography, and making art with communities. She has been teaching art since 2013. Recent exhibitions include Life, Onions and Hotdogs on Parade (Zalucky Contemporary), Every. Now. Then: Reframing Nationhood (Art Gallery of Ontario), Gallery Galleria (Galleria Shopping Centre, Toronto) and the Fung Wah Biennial (Flux Factory, NYC). Verstappen was born in New Zealand, where she received her BFA in Sculpture from Dunedin School of Art. She moved to Canada in 2012 and graduated from OCAD University with an MFA in 2014. She lives and works in Toronto, where she is co-director of Younger Than Beyoncé (YTB) Gallery.
This workshop is part of Scarborough Arts’ SA Suite of Programs — 2019. For more workshops like this, visit http://bit.ly/SASuite2019