A color illustration of a red and yellow liriodendron.

Leaves: What They Are, How They Work, and How to Draw Them

Friday, September 6, 2019

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Leaves are crucial to our existence: we eat them, breathe the oxygen they make, and botanical illustrators draw them, often struggling to do so accurately. This lecture offers some anatomy, physiology, and drawing methods, showing many impressive images.

Support for the Humanities Institute provided by The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation