Presenting Your Artwork

Presenting Your Artwork

09/20/2019 @ 9:30am – 12:30pm
$60 (members receive 20% off, sign-in for discount)
Presenting Your Artwork

This class is sold out. Please contact Filoli to be added to the wait list: 650-364-8300 option 1.

How you present yourself and your artwork conveys an important message. Learn how to write a biography, a résumé of exhibitions, and an artist statement, and how to photograph and reproduce your artwork. Learn the various ways to label botanical artwork as well as matting and framing techniques in a range of styles from traditional to contemporary.

This class prepares students for the Botanical Art Certificate Program portfolio presentation, but all students are welcomed. Please bring your portfolio and artwork, one completed painting, and a digital camera for class activities. Mats and frames will be available for practice.

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations up to 2-weeks prior to a class are subject to a 25% cancellation fee.  Cancellations less than 2-weeks prior to a class are non-refundable.  Filoli does not issue credits for future classes.

Program Details and Materials List

This class takes place on the second floor of the historic House. Access to this class is by stairs only. For questions about accessibility, please contact the Education office by email at or by phone at 650-364-8300 x263.

Proceeds from your purchase support Filoli’s mission, from the care of the historic House, magnificent Gardens, and vast Nature Preserve, to the events and programs that will keep Filoli culturally relevant for the next 100 years. Thank you!