Botanical Art Techniques with Paula Barrantes




FREE per person


1h 30min

About This Experience

Discover the step-by-step process of mastering botanical art!  Paula Barrantes guides you through drawing, shading, and texture techniques using graphite to achieve seamless value transitions at this demonstration. Explore the art of layering watercolours with wet-on-wet and dry techniques, combining them with graphite for vibrant colours and added depth to your creations.


Daniel Smith Watercolours

Arches Watercolour Paper HP 300gsm

Opus Allegro Watercolour Brushes: round size 0,  2

Mixing Palette

Palomino Blackwing Pencils - Pearl

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About Your Host

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Paula Barrantes is a watercolourist and muralist specializing in botanical art. Her love for painting and nature began as a young girl, surrounded by the lush gardens of Costa Rica. She studied art in Canada and the US, receiving a BFA from San Francisco Art Institute.

Whether depicting a misty tropical forest or the cuttings from her garden, Paula’s art is about the joy of being surrounded by nature.

Instagram: @pura.luna
Facebook: @puralunaestudio