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Botanical Illustration for Beginners

Watercolour Botanical Illustration - Adult Class

Next Available: Sun, 01 Mar 2:00PM
3.0 hours
Over 50 people have attended this class
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Calling all nature lovers! Start your weekend off by diving in to your creativity and learning something new at Gloworm Studios.

Be guided through the process of botanical illustration by illustrator Marianna Marx. Learn to create watercolour painting's inspired by natural objects including succulents, ferns, leaves and flowers. You will learn the process of observational drawing, how to paint with watercolours as well as various shading techniques. 

A great chance to learn some new techniques, unwind and have fun while exploring the process of watercolour painting.

Never drawn before? No worries! This class is suitable for people with little or no painting or drawing experience. 

Time and date: 

Sunday the 1st of March 2 pm - 5 pm (Sold Out)

Thursday the 14th of May 10 am - 1 pm

Sunday the 24th of May 1 pm - 4 pm

Price: $95

Bookings can also be made over the phone or via email.

Ph. 0404 092 341


To learn more about our studio and the classes we offer please visit

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What you will learn
  • How to create a beautiful botanical illustration using pencil and watercolours
  • Painting & Sketching techniques
  • An approach to sketching that can be applied to any drawing
What you will get
  • A chance to learn how to paint with watercolours in a calm and welcoming studio setting
  • Morning tea including tea, coffee and biscuits

What to bring
  • All art materials are provided
What to wear


Appropriate for

All skill levels welcome! No prior drawing or painting experience necessary


Gloworm Studios is a unique art school located in the heart of Fairfield. To learn more about our studio visit 


Gloworm Studios

Vendor since 2017

Gloworm Studios is a unique art school located in the heart of Fairfield. Led by professional illustrator Marianna Marx, our programs specialise in painting, drawing and illustration. Gloworm Studios is a warm and nurturing environment where artists both young and young at heart are invited to immerse themselves in their creativity and imagination.

Marianna Marx has taught art alongside her illustration career for the past 10 years. Her experiences include working in the education department at the De Young Museum in San Francisco, an artist residency at Caulfield Grammar School, one on one art tutoring for children and adults, after school art classes, corporate workshops and working alongside artists with intellectual disabilities. Marianna has taken insight from each of these experiences to create an art school of her own where she can share her love for creative expression with others in her local community.

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Refund & Cancellation Policy

Refund Policy:

Gloworm Studios requires 48 hours notice prior to the class for a full refund or transfer. 

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22 November 2019 • Botanical Illustration for Beginners

I really enjoyed this class and found the instructions clear and informative. Marianna has a kind and encouraging manner and clearly knows her subject. Would recommend this class to anyone wanting to try their hand at botanical illustration.


19 November 2019 • Botanical Illustration for Beginners

I totally lost myself in this amazing workshop and learned so much. I would LOVE to attend weekly classes during the week for such an experience to continue my learning. I am sure there would be others who would also like to experience Marianna's delightful style and her skill in getting us to relax and have a go. It was one of the best workshops I have ever attended.


17 August 2019 • Botanical Illustration for Beginners

Great class for beginners easy to follow instructions and a small class which made for a relaxing afternoon

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