The Acanthus Leaf - Cornerstone of Ornamentation Workshop

Monday, April 29th, 6:30-8:30pm
Activity Room
Floriana Ehninger-Cuervo

The Acanthus Leaf - Cornerstone of Ornamentation Workshop


When: Monday, April 29th, 6:30-8:30pm

Instructor: Floriana Ehninger-Cuervo


Ever wonder about that fancy curly plant you’ve seen adorning architecture, furniture, tapestries, books, and everything in between? It’s called an Acanthus leaf and has continued to reoccur in every Western style since it’s introduction by the Greeks. Come learn about this timeless ornamental design, and how to draw it!

Supplies provided, but feel free to bring your own sketchbook and pencil. 14+


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Meet the Artist:

Floriana Ehninger-Cuervo is a graphic artist, screen printer and handwriting revivalist. She believes in the union of art and words, the small ways art can enhance everyday life, and finding the humour of the situation.



Activity Room, 1st Floor, Room 108

The Tett Centre for Creativity and Learning

370 King Street West, Kingston, ON | @tettcentre


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