Learn botanical watercolour with Sara Boccaccini Meadows.

Duration 1hr 20min

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Explore the woolly Peak District with artist Sara Boccaccini Meadows, as she teaches you how to paint foraged botanicals in her famously unique style.

Sara guides you through every stage of her illustration process – from collecting wildflowers, her approach to painting, the materials and colours she uses, and the painting process itself.

You’ll never look at your neighbourhood or garden in the same way. This tutorial is perfect for beginners looking to add creativity into their daily lives.

What you’ll need
  • Sketchbook 
  • Watercolour paper
  • A variety of flowers/plants
  • Water and pot/jar
  • Watercolour paints
  • Gouache paints
  • Micron Pens
  • Paper towels
  • Mixing pallet
  • Paint brushes
  • Scissors
  • Gardening gloves

About Sara Boccaccini Meadows

Sara Boccaccini Meadows is a print designer and illustrator dividing her time between Brooklyn, NY, and the Peak District. Sara takes inspiration from nature and the tiny details in her everyday surroundings to create unique and quirky print illustrations.

She has worked with Hewlett Packard,  i-D Magazine, Flow Magazine, Moo, Urban Outfitters, Zara, Kate Spade, H&M, and DKNY.