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Btany & Art in Conservation

Dates: Feb. 21, 2019 - Feb. 21, 2019
Times: 6-7:30 p.m.
Category: Arts/Crafts
Location: Four Rivers Environmental Education Center, 25055 W Walnut Lane, Channahon, IL 60410
Phone: (815) 722-9470
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Botanical illustrations are still relevant even in today's digital age. In this program, participants will learn a brief history of botanical art and compare and contrast photographs, pressed specimens, and illustrations. Discover why illustrations are best for representing specific details and how they help students of botany learn plant structures. There may also be an opportunity to try your hand at illustrating. This program will be held indoors in an accessible facility. Ages 16 or older. Registration required by Tuesday, February 19: 815.722.9470.


What's Nearby:
Starved Rock Lodge - Cabins
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
Utica Business Association
Captain's Cove Bar and Grill
Joliet Slammers Baseball
Kayak Morris

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