Capturing the Conservatory En Plein Air

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Capturing the Conservatory En Plein Air

Creative Arts Class with Online and Onsite Components
Painting materials and canvas resting on a person's lap.
Bill Hill

Dates & Prices

June 18–22, 2024

Fee: $99

Fee for Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members: $89

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

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.

Registration Closed

Innovators, Gardens Preferred, and Gardens Premium Members save on Continuing Education Courses

A 10% discount on classes will be applied automatically at the time of checkout. 

Begin the class online as instructor Diana Heitzman offers techniques and tips for painting en plein air. Then, enjoy exclusive early-morning Gardens access as you put your knowledge into practice during a four-hour, in-person painting experience inside and around the Conservatory with your choice of medium, easel, and tools. You’ll find plenty of inspiration in this spectacular setting amid the lush foliage and kaleidoscope of color inside the Conservatory—or, move outside to capture the striking architectural details of this gorgeous glasshouse. You’ll leave with a beautiful depiction of your favorite aspects of our Conservatory—painted by you!

Course Schedule

Online Orientation
Tuesday, June 18, 2024
6:00–6:30 pm

Onsite Session
Saturday, June 22, 2024
7:30–11:30 am


Onsite at Longwood Gardens with additional online session.


Diana Heitzman