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Drawing and Painting a Hummingbird and Columbine: Virtual

with Patricia Savage, Professional Artist

The registration period has closed for this event.

Date: Saturdays, July 9 and 23, 2022

Time: 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM ET

Fee: $90 ($81 Members)


In North Carolina, there are many species that pollinate plants, ranging from the checkered beetle which pollinates the Venus flytrap located in NC's eastern wet pine savannas to the ruby-throated hummingbird who visits a wide variety of plants. This class will address the morphology of the hummingbird and the flower of the eastern Columbine. Students will have two weeks between each class to produce a black and white value drawing and a watercolor.


Note: Supplies are not included. A supply list will be made available soon!





Remaining Seats: 8

Registration open through 7/8/2022 5:00 PM EST | Refund Policy

About the Instructor

Patricia Savage has been a fine artist since 1989. She was awarded Best and Honorable Mention in Wildlife in the Pastel Journal’s Sixth Annual Pastel Top 100. She served as artist-in-residence in Denali National Park and expedition artist for The 1899 Harriman Expedition Retraced. Her work has appeared in Botanical Art: Eden Re-imagined, The Best of Wildlife Art 1 and 2, Focus (Italy), U.S. Art, Wildlife Art, and Wildlife in North Carolina. Patricia has exhibited her work at the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, the Bell Museum of Natural History, the National Geographic Society, the U.S. Botanic Garden, and Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom. She is a signature member of the Pastel Society of America and the Society of Animal Artists. She also belongs to the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators and GNSI-Carolinas, Paint N.C., and the Pastel Society of North Carolina. To see Patricia’s paintings go to and friend her on Facebook.



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This program will be offered online via Zoom.
A meeting link and password will be sent a few days before the program.