TODAY'S HOURS: 8 AM - 5 PM

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TODAY'S HOURS: 8 AM - 5 PM

*Last entry is an hour before closing

Botanical Arts

Explore your creative side with a classes such as nature drawing, botanical painting, or garden photography, or by attending one of our nature-inspired craft workshops. You’ll build your artist’s eye, meet a community of creatives, and play in the natural world.

Header image courtesy Brenda Ciardiello

Upcoming Classes and Workshops

March 2024

Click here to register now. Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will start with a demonstration, then answer questions and provide tips and one-on-one attention throughout […]

Mar 02 2024
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Click here to register now. Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will start with a demonstration, then answer questions and provide tips and one-on-one attention throughout […]

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Click here to register now! Butterflies are one of the most beautiful insects to photograph – and they’re often found visiting another popular photographic subject, flowers! Bring your camera and explore the Butterflies in the Garden exhibit in the lush Rainforest Conservatory. Join professional local photographer Edgar Miller for tips and techniques to capture clear […]

Mar 05 2024
8:30 am - 10:00 am

Click here to register now! Butterflies are one of the most beautiful insects to photograph – and they’re often found visiting another popular photographic subject, flowers! Bring your camera and explore the Butterflies in the Garden exhibit in the lush Rainforest Conservatory. Join professional local photographer Edgar Miller for tips and techniques to capture clear […]

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8:30 am - 10:00 am

Click here to register. Calling all Art Adventurers! Join Olivia Garcia-Hassell, a.k.a. The OG Art Teacher, to experiment with a variety of media and techniques. These monthly classes are appropriate for all ability and experience levels and promote enjoyment over perfection. Enjoy playing with art materials, learning new processes and having fun with Olivia’s open-ended, […]

Mar 19 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Click here to register. Calling all Art Adventurers! Join Olivia Garcia-Hassell, a.k.a. The OG Art Teacher, to experiment with a variety of media and techniques. These monthly classes are appropriate for all ability and experience levels and promote enjoyment over perfection. Enjoy playing with art materials, learning new processes and having fun with Olivia’s open-ended, […]

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6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Click here to register now! Imagine if the fate of the world depended on annual rituals of creating decorated eggs to thwart evil spirits, welcome spring and the return of the sun, and offer prayers for wealth and good harvest. Such are the origins of Pysanky, the ancient Ukrainian art of decorating eggs. Dating to […]

Mar 21 2024
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Click here to register now! Imagine if the fate of the world depended on annual rituals of creating decorated eggs to thwart evil spirits, welcome spring and the return of the sun, and offer prayers for wealth and good harvest. Such are the origins of Pysanky, the ancient Ukrainian art of decorating eggs. Dating to […]

Mar 21 2024
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April 2024

Click here to register now! Butterflies are one of the most beautiful insects to photograph – and they’re often found visiting another popular photographic subject, flowers! Bring your camera and explore the Butterflies in the Garden exhibit in the lush Rainforest Conservatory. Join professional local photographer Edgar Miller for tips and techniques to capture clear […]

Apr 02 2024
8:30 am - 10:00 am

Click here to register now! Butterflies are one of the most beautiful insects to photograph – and they’re often found visiting another popular photographic subject, flowers! Bring your camera and explore the Butterflies in the Garden exhibit in the lush Rainforest Conservatory. Join professional local photographer Edgar Miller for tips and techniques to capture clear […]

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Click here to register now. Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will start with a demonstration, then answer questions and provide tips and one-on-one attention throughout […]

Apr 06 2024
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Click here to register now. Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will start with a demonstration, then answer questions and provide tips and one-on-one attention throughout […]

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Past Classes and Workshops

February 2024

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you next month! Calling all Art Adventurers! Join Olivia Garcia-Hassell, a.k.a. The OG Art Teacher, to experiment with a variety of media and techniques. These monthly classes are appropriate for all ability and experience levels and promote enjoyment over perfection. Enjoy playing with art […]

Feb 20 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you next month! Calling all Art Adventurers! Join Olivia Garcia-Hassell, a.k.a. The OG Art Teacher, to experiment with a variety of media and techniques. These monthly classes are appropriate for all ability and experience levels and promote enjoyment over perfection. Enjoy playing with art […]

Feb 20 2024

The event is finished.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Botanical Creative Arts class soon! Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will […]

Feb 03 2024
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Registration for this class is now closed. We hope to see you for another Botanical Creative Arts class soon! Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will […]

Feb 03 2024

The event is finished.

9:00 am - 11:00 am
January 2024

Registration for this event is now closed. We hope to see you next month! Calling all Art Adventurers! Join Olivia Garcia-Hassell, a.k.a. The OG Art Teacher, to experiment with a variety of media and techniques. These monthly classes are appropriate for all ability and experience levels and promote enjoyment over perfection. Enjoy playing with art materials, […]

Jan 16 2024
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Registration for this event is now closed. We hope to see you next month! Calling all Art Adventurers! Join Olivia Garcia-Hassell, a.k.a. The OG Art Teacher, to experiment with a variety of media and techniques. These monthly classes are appropriate for all ability and experience levels and promote enjoyment over perfection. Enjoy playing with art materials, […]

Jan 16 2024

The event is finished.

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Registration for this class has closed. We hope to see you next month! Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will start with a demonstration, then answer […]

Jan 06 2024
9:00 am - 11:00 am

Registration for this class has closed. We hope to see you next month! Looking to discover – or polish – your drawing skills in the natural beauty of the Garden? Bring your favorite portable medium and explore a new artistic focus each month. Local artist Erika Duque Scully will start with a demonstration, then answer […]

Jan 06 2024

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9:00 am - 11:00 am

The Mae Blanton Dallas Fort Worth chapter of the American Begonia Society and Glenn Dickerson, FWBG Curator, will host an open house in the Begonia Collection at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. You will be able to view the largest collecFon of begonias in North America. Our collecFon is a Nationally Accredited Plant Collection by the American Public Gardens Association.

Jan 05 2024
2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The Mae Blanton Dallas Fort Worth chapter of the American Begonia Society and Glenn Dickerson, FWBG Curator, will host an open house in the Begonia Collection at the Fort Worth Botanic Garden. You will be able to view the largest collecFon of begonias in North America. Our collecFon is a Nationally Accredited Plant Collection by the American Public Gardens Association.

Jan 05 2024

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2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
December 2023

Click here to register now! The spectacular holiday lights installation is returning to the Fort Worth Botanic Garden the winter of 2023. This year, join professional local photographer Edgar Miller for a night photography class that captures these dazzling displays! After a short lecture on night photography, Edgar will lead you through the displays as […]

Dec 13 2023
7:45 pm - 9:45 pm

Click here to register now! The spectacular holiday lights installation is returning to the Fort Worth Botanic Garden the winter of 2023. This year, join professional local photographer Edgar Miller for a night photography class that captures these dazzling displays! After a short lecture on night photography, Edgar will lead you through the displays as […]

Dec 13 2023

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7:45 pm - 9:45 pm
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Point of Contact

Erin Starr White
Director of Community Education 

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