Drawing the Natives

Date: Friday, March 8, 2019

- Friday, March 29, 2019

Time: 12:00PM - 2:00PM

Instructor: Deborah Dal Zuffo

Location: Arroyo Room

This class is sold out!

Botanical drawing is a time-honored way to study and appreciate the natural world and is an important tool for enhancing personal and visual journaling. Join Deborah Dal Zuffo as she covers some of the fundamentals of botanical drawing in this fun and easy class on Drawing the Natives. Students will learn a variety of drawing techniques, as well as strengthen their ability at capturing light and shadows, and creating perspective in their art.

All levels are welcome. Materials are provided for the first day of class, however participants will need the following for the rest of the course:

    • HB Pencil
    • Kneaded Eraser
    • 90 lb Sketching Paper
    • Colored Pencils


Deborah Dal ZuffoDeborah Dal Zuffo has taught both children and adults through classes and workshops, and has volunteered at a skilled nursing facility, sharing her love of art with the senior residents. She is a long-time participant in Three River’s 1st Saturday celebrations, Gallery Tours, and a part-time resident of Three Rivers. Deborah is currently a member of the Art Alliance of Three Rivers. Deborah’s art highlights include: her exhibit at the Architectural Foundation Gallery earned the title of “Best Bet in Galleries” in the Santa Barbara News Press. She was invited to Bristol, Virginia for a one-person show, and received Best of Show for the “Making Hay While the Sun Shines” art exhibit at the Palms Gallery in Carpinteria. Selections of her artwork and poetry were published in the book “Sierra Wonders”, honoring the beauty of the Southern Sierra Nevada. She currently owns Little Pine Studio.