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Botanical Art

This art class offers an insight into the different ways of approaching a botanical painting, starting with black and white studies in pencil and moving onto watercolour to capture the beauty of plants.
Suitable for all levels.

Please Bring

A4 or larger sketchbook
2B pencil eraser

Please Note: NBMC is not liable to for any loss incurred if a class is cancelled please check with the college by calling 02) 9970 1000 or emailing before purchasing materials.

Further material list will be supplied after second lesson

Other materials: Paints, brushes, watercolour paper for the class can be purchased from the tutor for $30.00 on request after second class

About the Tutor

Penny Walton is an experienced illustrator who has worked for publishers in both Sydney and London. She takes most of her inspiration from the bush environment around her home in the Hunter Valley.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.

Course testimonials:

  • Penny, the teacher is very good in explaining all matters relating to the course.
  • Penny was very helpful and encouraging in a quite complex subject matter. She made sure she gave time to help each student during class, though some, (not me) were more advanced/ practised than others. A very enjoyable class. Thank you.
  • A lovely location with a friendly group and a very helpful tutor.
  • Teacher very helpful and knowledgeable. Lovely group of people - a happy, enjoyable atmosphere.
  • It was a very lovely, and relaxing course given the setting and pace of the class. I would highly recommend.
  • The teacher provided a beautiful, friendly and encouraging learning environment in a perfect setting.
  • This is a very enjoyable course in a lovely location, with a very kind helpful teacher and friendly fellow students.
  • Enjoyed learning a new skill

Contact us

Narrabeen Annex: 1525 Pittwater Road,
North Narrabeen NSW 2101
Office Hours: 9.00am to 5.00pm, Mon to Fri

Brookvale Campus: Level 1, 14 William St, Brookvale NSW 2100
Office Hours: 9.00am to 4.00pm, Tues and Thur

Post: NBCC Reply Paid 1966, Dee Why NSW 2099

Phone: 02 9970 1000

Registered Training Organisation Code 90113