Plein Air Drawing & Painting Class Starting June 7, 2012 at Chicago Botanic Garden

Tropical Water Lilies, painted at the Chicago Botanic Garden, watercolor and watercolor pencil.

There’s still room to join my Plein Air Drawing and Painting Class starting next Thursday, June 7th, at the Chicago Botanic Gardens. Paint/draw amongst the water lilies, perennials, annuals and wild flowers, while getting individual instruction and painting side by side fellow students and Michelle your instructor. All levels are welcome. Some previous drawing is helpful. Here’s a link to the CBG for registration:
(Please copy and paste into your browser if link does not work, thanks.)
Click on Adult Education in their Green Bar on the left hand side and you’ll see my class Plein Air Drawing and Painting: In the Greenhouse and Gardens.

For additional classes of mine starting the following week June 11, 2012 at the Evanston Art Center, including a Plein Air Class in Millennium Park’s Lurie Garden visit my classes link on my blog or my website: and register at the Evanston Art Center, here’s their link:

Happy Summer Painting! Hope to see some of you in a class…

About Michelle Kogan Art, Illustration, & Writing

Michelle Kogan is an artist, illustrator, instructor, and writer, creating colorful allegorical figure, flora and fauna paintings and children's illustrations, which have a sensitivity to endangered species, and the environment. She is an art instructor at the Evanston Art Center and offers Plein Air Painting Workshops at nature venues in the Chicago area including the Lincoln Park Conservatory, Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, and Lurie Gardens at Millennium Park. Visit her online Etsy Shop at: and her website:
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2 Responses to Plein Air Drawing & Painting Class Starting June 7, 2012 at Chicago Botanic Garden

  1. Markus Dohner says:

    These colors remind me of summer in full swing, sort of like now.
    P.S. Happy birthday!!

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