Botanical Illustration: For Older Adults

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SBCC School of Extended Learning, Older Adults

Botanical Illustration for Older Adults focuses on the specific history and techniques associated with depicting flora. Basic botanical illustration skills are acquired and understood through practice and demonstration. Seeks to coordinate the creative process with the fundamental skill set necessary to make successful paintings in this specific genre. Special emphasis is placed on the social interaction and critical thinking aspects inherent in group studio arts classes for the older adult.


Botanical Illustration: For Older Adults takes place on Tuesday March 15 through May 10. Classes will be held 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM.

Course number: CRAO NC156 (CRN 65720, 68179 for Online Course)

Date: Tuesdays, March 15 – May 10

Time: 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM

Format: In-person or Zoom (Hyflex, simultaneous in-person and remote classes)

Location: Schott 06 and on Zoom

Class cost: Free 

Contact: Register online at https://www.sbcc.edu/ExtendedLearning. For assistance with registration, call (805) 683-8205.

About SBCC School of Extended Learning

The School of Extended Learning responds to the diverse learning needs of the adult population in the Santa Barbara community by advancing career and life skills, and building bridges to credit. 

SBCC Older Adults courses are offered tuition-free to community members and offer a wide variety of topics taught by skilled professionals in each subject. Our classes are specifically designed for adults age 55 and over, and offer a welcoming and engaging environment for students of all levels. Students develop mental acuity and physical dexterity while learning and honing new skills in a variety of topics.

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