Scientific Illustration with Elkan and Wardrop

20 - 21 July 2017

This event is now sold out. Please call the office on 02 9231 8182, Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, to be placed on the waiting list. 

In response to the popularity of the Margaret Flockton Award and the amazing work it attracts, Lesley Elkan and Catherine Wardrop, Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust illustrators, will be conducting a two-day workshop in black and white scientific botanical illustration.  With tuition on plant research and identification, pencil sketching, microscope dissections, scale and composition, students will then render their drawings with ink techniques suitable for reproduction. Suitable for beginners and experienced students.

You can secure a place in this class by paying $100 deposit now with the balance due two weeks before the class dates.  Call the office on 9231 8182 for this option.


Joseph Maiden Theatre
Joseph Maiden Theatre
Transport info:
$320 (Foundation & Friends Member $280)
Lyn Johnson (02) 9231 8182 |
More info:
Class fee includes morning tea and lunch



Customer: The person who is attending the event. Member’s Price: Available for customers who will hold a current membership with Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens at the time of the event/activity. Customers, individuals or groups must be named as membership holders. Non-Member’s Price: Available to all customers who are not current membership holders with Foundation and Friends of the Botanic Gardens. For cancellations of less than 10 days: No refunds or transfers. For cancellations of 10 to 30 days prior: Cancellation fee is 50% of event/activity price, capped at a maximum of $100. The remaining amount paid can be used to transfer to another event/activity or refunded. For cancellations of 30 days or more: No cancellation fee applied. The full amount paid can be used to transfer to another event/activity or refunded. Special cancellation policies apply to Foundation & Friends New Years’ Eve event, and National & International Tours. For more information about T&Cs call 02 9231 8182.