Botanical Watercolour Art: Vanda Miss Joaquim (syn. Papilionanthe Miss Joaquim)

Did you know that Singapore is the only country in the world to have a hybrid as her national flower? Amongst 40 flowers, Vanda Miss Joaqium ‘Agnes’ (syn. Papilionanthe Miss Joaquim ‘Agnes’) was chosen for its qualities that are reflective of the Singapore spirit - its vibrant colours, hardiness and resilience. Join us at this botanical watercolour art workshop and learn more about Singapore's national flower!

This workshop is part of the Colours in Bloom Deluxe series.


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Date & Time

Sat, 13 Aug 2022

1:30pm - 4:30pm

Workshop Fee

$70

(Fee is inclusive of workshop materials)

Friends of the Gardens enjoy 10% off workshop fees! Find out more here.

Location

Ficus Room, Active Garden


What you will learn:

  • How to transfer a drawing to watercolour paper
  • Basic watercolour techniques
    • Wet on wet
    • Dry brushing

Workshop materials include watercolour paper, watercolour paint palette, and pencil and eraser.

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About the Trainer

Sharifah developed her curiosity for botanical art while she was studying for her degree in horticulture 4 years ago. Her main focus is on watercolour but she occasionally dabbles in pen and ink botanical drawings as well. Other than botanical illustration, she enjoys exploring nature and photographing plants during her free time.

Notes:

  • Workshop details will be sent via email after registration for the workshop closes.
  • Workshop does not include admission into Cloud Forest.
  • All participants will be required to adhere to prevailing safe management measures.
  • The workshop is not suitable for children aged 12 years and below.
  • Participants are required to wear a mask at all times, including during photo-taking.

Registration Closing Date: 8 Aug 2022, Monday at 5.00pm



Colours in Bloom Deluxe Workshop Series

Colours in bloom

Get creative with floral arrangement and botanical craft and experience nature in a new and refreshing way!

Watch this space to know more about our upcoming Colours in Bloom Deluxe workshops.