Get Creative with Colorful Plants

Get Creative with Colorful Plants

Date(s) - July 8, 2023
9:30 am - 11:00 am


The natural world is full of creative inspiration!  In this workshop, participants will learn how to make watercolors from plants. We will learn the step-by-step process of turning dye plants into paintable colors. Participants will take home a set of 4 watercolor half pans and a recipe that they can use to make more colors at home.

  • Registration is required and limited
  • Price includes $15 of material fees

About the instructor: Angela Ruggles is a nature and art educator and certified yoga instructor (RYT 500 & RCYT). She is the founder of The Nature Atelier, where she explores art, movement, and the environment to inspire a passion for protecting the planet. Angela has a background in museum education and paleoethnobotany and is a self-taught artist. She received an MS in International Museum Studies and a MA in Anthropological Archaeology.

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If you qualify for an Oregon income assistance program, please email for details about further discounted program rates. 

If you are interested in learning more about becoming a Hoyt Arboretum Friends member for discounted program rates, please click HERE.


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