American Society of Botanical Artists – ASBA 5th Annual Online Art Auction March 8 - 30, 2019
Auction Ends: Mar 30, 2019 11:00 PM EDT

Conference Workshops

Annual Conference Workshop with Lizzie Sanders- Putting a bloom on fruit - grapes, plums a

Item Number
Estimated Value
$150 USD
$320 USD to cd38b8f1f
Number of Bids
13  -  Bid History

Item Description

Your are bidding on one seat in one workshop.

Title: Putting a bloom on fruit - grapes, plums and more.

Medium: Watercolor on paper

Date: All day conference workshop: Saturday, October 19.  9:00 am-4:00pm

Class Description:

Learn how to put a real bloom on your fruit and master dry brush technique by painting a selection of grapes, plums and other autumn fruit. Lizzie will show you how to make precise and sharp images using tiny brushes and almost no water. With guidance from Lizzie learn to create detail, texture and the softest waxy surface bloom.

Lizzie Sanders Bio:

Lizzie lives in Edinburgh, near the Royal Botanic Garden, where she tutors the Diploma Course in Botanical Illustration and from where she sources her specimens. Favorites are unusual, dramatic plants to be interpreted in a dynamic, contemporary style.

She has three gold medals from the RHS and in 2004 she was honored to receive the Diane Bouchier Award for excellence from ASBA.





Item Special Note


Class fees do not include basic art supplies.  Each artist has provided a Supply List that will be available online in July. 


Images shown are examples of artwork and are not for sale at this auction

Special Notes:


A workshop space purchased through the auction with a winning bid may be purchased as a gift for an ASBA member but may not be resold. To use the workshop space, an individual must register for and attend the ASBA Silver Anniversary Annual Conference in Pittsburgh, Pa in October 2019.

In the event the winning bidder is not able to attend the conference for any reason and does not wish to give their space away, the base workshop fee will be refunded "if" the workshop space can be filled by a paying ASBA member from a waitlist. Any amount of the winning bid above the published value for that workshop will be retained as a donation to ASBA.

Any request to assign the space to another member or request a refund must be made by the close of conference registration.