Making Composition Work for You

april, 2021

23apr10:00 amFeaturedMaking Composition Work for YouHollister House Garden10:00 am Hollister House Garden, 300 Nettleton Hollow Road, Washington CT, 06793

Event Details

Understanding and applying just a few key principles of composition will bring strength, balance and the “wow” factor to your artwork in any medium. We will explore a range of basic principles and techniques through observation of Great Masters’ works of art and a variety of short exercises in pencil. These exercises include: focal point, format, balance, leading the eye and The Rule of Thirds.

Open to all skill levels.

Limited to 8 participants. Masks required in the barn. Materials List

The watercolor workshops at Hollister House Garden are taught by Betsy Rogers-Knox. Betsy received a Certificate in Botanical Illustration from NYBG in 2006. Her work has been widely exhibited in the United States and at the Royal Horticultural Botanical Art Show in London where she was awarded the Silver Gilt Award.

Hollister House Garden Members $95

Non-Members $120



(Friday) 10:00 am


Hollister House Garden

300 Nettleton Hollow Road, Washington CT, 06793


Hollister House GardenPamela Moffett 300 Nettleton Hollow Road