Botanical Art: Orchid Study

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Botanical Art: Orchid Study

a person sketching an orchid in a sketchbook

Dates & Price

October 4–21, 2023

Fee: $159

Fee for Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members: $143

Fee includes all-day admission to the Gardens on the day of the class.

This class is intended as an adult learning experience.  Find out more about our Family Learning experiences.

Registrations may be cancelled up to two weeks before the event, and your registration fee, less a $30 processing fee, will be refunded.

To notify us of your cancellation, email us or call 610-388-5454.

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In this botanical art course, study the vibrant colors and eye-catching shapes of orchids to create a detailed piece showcasing the plant’s form and function. Begin online with artist and instructor Diana Heitzman as she discusses botanical art technique and strategy—then, join us here in the Gardens with your medium of choice and tools for an up-close study of live orchids from the Longwood collection and a hands-on artmaking experience. This class is intended for those with intermediate art experience.

Course Schedule

Online Orientation
Wednesday, October 4, 2023
6:00–6:30 pm

Onsite Sessions
Saturdays. October 7 & 21, 2023
1:00–5:00 pm


    The Terracotta Room in Longwood’s Terrace Restaurant


    Diana Heitzman