School of Art


Ruth offers a range of tuition, workshops and courses for the budding botanical artist.

A range of pleasure workshops and vocational courses are on offer during 2023.

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Private Workshops

Join Ruth for a one day workshop focusing on a specific botanical subject.  Botanical drawing and watercolour techniques will be taught throughout the day by demonstration.

Please note, some previous experience is necessary.


Monday 26th February – Seasonal Subject Botanical Workshop 10am – 3pm

Monday 17th June – Seasonal Subject Botanical Workshop 10am – 3pm

Cost: £60 per workshop

For more information or to book email [email protected]


SWT Carlton Marshes Vistor Centre

Burnt Hill Lane

Carlton Colville


NR33 8HU

Ruth Wharrier

School of Botanical Art

at Suffolk Wildlife Trust

Leisure and vocational CPD courses available

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Botanical Drawing and Painting Courses in Aldeburgh, Suffolk


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Arts Award

Arts Award Discover

Arts Award is a national qualification, managed by Trinity College London in association with Arts Council England, which recognises how young people up to 25yrs, can develop as artists and arts leaders.

To find out more, visit the Arts Award Website

Arts Award Website

Ruth is a qualified Arts Award instructor and can deliver Discover, Explore and Bronze Awards

The awards focus on Land Art and Natural History drawing.

Contact Ruth for more details

[email protected]