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Flower Portraits


artist Julia Einstein

Practice drawing from life in the Gardens with Julia Einstein, the 2023 Artist in Residence at Raleigh City Farm, as you stand eye to eye with a plant to capture its essence on paper. You'll be guided to make botanical sketches and natural gesture drawings in miniature and on a large scale using a variety of drawing tools to bring home an artful set of field studies that can transform a wall into a garden. Julia creates a welcoming, inclusive environment for artists of all skill levels. All materials are included in the cost. Meet inside the Doris Duke Center; program will take place throughout Duke Gardens. Fee: $32; 20% discount for Duke Gardens members with discount code. Registration is at Parking fees apply ($2/hr.). Information: 919-668-1707,


Natural Sciences, Visual and Creative Arts, Workshop/Short Course