Arts & Culture

Think Before You Shoot

Wednesday, March 15 1 PM to 4 PM

Immerse yourself in the natural world and express the wonders and delights you find there through photography. Don’t let gadgets get in your way! Learn to use your camera as a meditative tool for eliminating distractions and focusing on what is important.
Bring your digital camera (if you have one) with fully charged batteries

Great program for teens and adults using mixed media: Cameras, sun film (weather permitting) or plant pigment painting!

Class fee $30 ($27 members) includes materials

Instructor: Karen Lanier of KALA Creative, LLC

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Onderdonk in the Open Air

Saturday, March 25, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m

Like many impressionists, Julian Onderdonk often painted en plein air: in the open air. Immerse yourself in the beautiful Texan landscapes at the San Antonio Botanical Gardens and produce your own Onderdonk-inspired paintings with hands-on guidance from professional watercolorist, Soomin Jung.

No artistic experience required! Come, learn, and enjoy the fresh spring air!
Fee: $45

This special presentation is offered in conjunction with the San Antonio Museum of Art.

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Fiesta Wreath Making

Sunday, March 26th 1:00pm to 3:00 pm

Get ready for Fiesta with wreath making at the San Antonio Botanical Garden! Students will learn to tie bows and create colorful wreaths to take home to celebrate spring in San Antonio!
Class fee $20.00 ($18 for members)
Plus $20 materials fee

Instructor: Norma Lopez

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Photography In The Garden

Sunday, April 2 9:30 am to 12 noon

Explore photography basics and learn camera settings for plants and wildlife. Return to class for review of photographs to gain insight on the art of photography. $30 ($27 members). Bring your own digital camera with fully charged batteries.

Instructor: Damian Abbott, Photographer

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