Nature Printing

A Workshop by Michele Rodda

For BASS members only!

Date:  Sunday, 26th May 2024

Time:  2pm - 4pm

Venue:  Botanical Art Gallery @ Inverturret House

Address: 7 Gallop Rd, Singapore 258965

Level: Beginner

Fees: $30 for BASS Member (All proceeds to go to BASS)

*Register by 18th May 2024! Max 15 participants.

Nature Printing is the practice of taking impressions directly or indirectly from the surface of natural objects such as leaves, flowers, ferns, seaweed, snakeskin, and more, to produce an image on paper. It is often considered a precursor to photography. 

Learn how to take sharp and detailed nature prints from plant material, and how to achieve different effects using a variety of papers and inks.

Materials for the workshop (Paper, inks, rollers, leaves) will be provided, but participants are welcome to bring along their own materials and plants to try.

Paint a Strelitzia Flower

A Workshop By Leong Seey Seey

Date: Saturday, 22 June 2024

Time: 9:30am-12:30pm

Venue:  Overjoyed Art Store @Marymount

Address: 41 Jalan Pemimpin #91093 Kong Beng Industrial building, Singapore 577186

Level: Beginner to Intermediate


SGD 75 for members

SGD 90 for non-members

*Register by 10th June 2024!! Max 15 participants.

Learn how to paint a Strelitzia - Bird of Paradise using acrylic paints. 

Workshop covers materials, colour mixing techniques, application of paint and dry brush layering.  Also learn the technique of shading and highlighting using an angle brush!

Previous workshops

Paint a Kumquat

by Eunike Nugroho

Loose Watercolour Florans and Calligraphy

by Mabel Yap

Kickstart Your Watercolour Journey

by Artist Li Ching Heng

Mangosteen Mania- a graphite workshop by Kelly Bassett

Graphite Techniques 

by Kelly Bassett

Layering In Drybrush

by Sunanda Widel

Date: Sunday, 29 January, 2023

Singapore Botanic Gardens Herbarium Tour

Date: Saturday 19 November

Only for overseas artists from BASS,  IDSBA, PhilBAS, THBA attending FSEA

Tonal Values & Textures 

by Eunike Nugroho

Date: Sunday, 20 November, 2022

Success with Painting Leaves

by Dianne Sutherland

Date: Sunday, 20 November, 2022

Introduction to Painting on Vellum by Dianne Sutherland

Date: Monday, 21 November, 2022

Watercolour painting of Punica granatum showing top view of a fruit
© Sharmini MPunica granatum
Watercolour painting of  Gliophorus psittacinus showing yellow and green mushroom
© Heng Li Ching Gliophorus psittacinus
Botanical art in watercolour of Strelitzia reginae showing a single flower
© Sharifah Yasmeen OsmanStrelitzia reginae
Watercolour painting of Begonia showing a single leaf with green and pink colouration
© Ms Kim YeohBegonia