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Craft Workshop: Botanical Watercolors

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm
The Natural History Museum of Utah | Rio Tinto Center

A watercolor painting outlining leaves with blue paint.

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About this workshop:

In this NHMU workshop, presented by Craft Lake City, local artist and creative business owner Laura Muir will lead attendees through the process of creating stunning watercolors inspired by the natural world. Make your own botanical artwork to hang in your home or give as a gift.  Use plant life and watercolor paint to learn basic drawing and painting techniques and examine concepts of positive and negative space.



Participants take part in a painting workshop.

About the artist:

Laura Muir has been making art since she was old enough to hold a paintbrush. Her work is informed by the beauty and healing power of nature, particularly the wild and diverse landscapes in her home state of Utah. Muir shares her love of art through community workshops and sells her paintings and hand-designed stationary at 


Presented by Craft Lake City and the Natural History Museum of Utah.

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Museum admission and materials included