Mindy is a nationally known artist with over 30 years of teaching experience, both nationally and Internationally. She was the Program Director for the NY Botanical Garden for 15 years and developed a 250-course curriculum in Scientific Illustration where she taught over 20 different subjects. She has written the book The Art of Botanical and Bird Illustration and has three published children’s books. She is currently a professor at the University of Florida. She has led art tours to Costa Rica, France, Italy, Galápagos Islands for over 30 years.
In Mindy's Lunch and Learn workshop students will learn to draw and paint butterflies in watercolor or colored pencil. Mindy will demonstrate her techniques for accurately depicting the dazzling colors and patterns of butterflies. Student will learn anatomy and composition while working from specimens and photos. Specimens and photos will be supplied during class with a listing of resources to take home after the workshop is over. All levels welcome.
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