PLHRT 3250

PLHRT 3250

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2019-2020.

Learn basic to advanced techniques; explore diverse media, including pen and ink, watercolor, and more. Record observations with accuracy; engage in self expression; create a portfolio. Course requires purchase of two texts and extensive supplies; engagement in an intensive auto-tutorial experience coupled with required meetings.

When Offered Spring (offered in even-numbered years only).

Distribution Category (LA-AG)

Comments This course is exclusive to Plant Sciences majors and Horticulture minors with a special focus in the plant-based arts.

Outcomes
  • Observe nature through both a scientific (structural) and an artistic (aesthetic) lens.
  • Identify botanical art in the world around you.
  • Articulate a personal aesthetic: what appeals to you, and what you enjoy.
  • Learn to accurately portray various elements in the plant world.
  • Gain proficiency in basic methods of botanical illustration using media such as graphite, pen & ink, watercolor, charcoal, colored pen and pencil, and soft pastel.
  • Create a portfolio that showcases your work and demonstrates the range of your ability.

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Enrollment Information
Syllabi: 1 available
  •   Regular Academic Session. 

  • 4 Credits Graded

  • 16788PLHRT 3250  SEM 101

  • Contact Marcia (me14) for permission to enroll.