Drawing in the Glasshouses with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup

12 October 2016, 11.00 AM - 14 December 2016, 1.00 PM

A 10 week course held at the University of Bristol Botanic Garden Glasshouses

Drawing in the Glasshouses with Sheena Vallely and Pupgroup

October 12th until December 14th 2016

There is no better place to be than in the glasshouses of Bristol Botanical Garden at this time of year, where colour, form and fragrance fill each climate zone from a diverse selection of plants from around the world. The act of drawing in this environment can enhance this immersive experience. Encouragement and instruction will be given to the group and individually each day, with specific exercises to improve your observation and your perception. The course is for all abilities and quality materials are provided.

10 classes on Wednesdays 11am – 1pm

Fee £115  

Maximum of 8 people


Sheena Vallely trained at Liverpool College of Art and at Camberwell College of Arts, London. Sheena exhibits her work nationally and internationally. She is Senior Associate Teacher in drawing at the University of Bristol Botanic Garden where she leads Pupgroup ( Pick up a Pencil group ) See www.sheenavallely.com  and www.facebook.com/Pupgroup


How to enrol

Please note that we accept enrolments online only.

To enrol on a course visit the University online shop and register your details. You will be asked to add registration to your basket, but you will not be charged for registering.

For help enrolling, download our How to enrol (PDF, 2,120kB) form.

Prior enrolment is essential on all courses. Enrolments for all courses will close 2 days prior to the start of the course.

Please address any queries by e-mail to botanic-gardens@bristol.ac.uk or call 0117 331 4906