Dynamic Lines: Pen and Ink Fall Card Workshop
October 7 @ 9:30 am - 12:30 pm$60 – $70
Take a closer look at the plants in the Arboretum this fall and make a set of exquisite autumnal, line drawn botanical cards. As well as your artwork, you will come away with reinforced drawing and pen skills that you can apply to any subject. Artist Nicky Pasterfield will guide participants through the process of creating botanically-inspired artwork. All experience levels are welcome! Registration includes all materials.
- Registration is required.
- Class size limited to 18.
- Email us if you have accessibility needs for this program.
- For more information, review our program and event policies or call the Scott Arboretum office at 610-328-8025.
About the Presenter
Nicky Pasterfield has a background in both classical fine art and hand painted floral design. In 2012 she won the Royal Academy of Art’s national draftsmanship scholarship, taking her to study the masters at the Museo del Prado, Madrid. Following this, she took up a position as a printmaker for brand Anthropologie in Philadelphia where she learned the ins and outs of exquisite print making for clothing. She taught a short course, ‘Floral Painting for Design’ at Central St. Martin’s 2020-2021 and her hand painted textile designs have been used by Crate and Barrel, JCrew and House of CB. In December 2018, she was featured in a six page spread in The World of Interiors for her work assisting Alasdair Peebles on the large Chinese Wallpaper in Pitzhanger Manor in Ealing (open to the public). Her studio is now in Philadelphia, where she focuses on hand painted floral designs for interiors as well as portraiture. Her latest portrait was exhibited at The Royal Society of Portrait Painters show 2021, Mall Galleries, London. For updates, find her on Instagram as @NickyPasterfield