SBA Diploma Graduation

The Graduation Ceremony for Course 14 was held at the Art Worker’s Guild, London on the the 19th July. 40 students Graduated from Course 14 and 24 students travelled from various parts of the World to attend the evening accompanied by their family and friends. It was a very enjoyable occasion to mark the ending of a long, rewarding experience throughout the Distance Learning Diploma Course for many Graduates. If you would like your photograph from the evening please email Pam Henderson. Anyone interested in applying for the Distance Learning Diploma Course the Prospectus and Application Form is available to download here. Prospectus for Course 17 Closing date is the 30th September 2019 for Course 17 Commencing in January 2020  

Course 16 Application reminder

DLDC application deadline 30 November 2018 The application date for the Distance Learning Diploma Course is fast approaching. If you are inspired by botanical painting and would like the opportunity to learn the disciplines of botanical art through a wide range of course assignments, download and send in your application now. The Course covers many exciting aspects of botanical painting from initial graphite drawing, line and wash (new to Course 16), botany, plant portraits and fruit studies. It also includes assignments on working from photographs and mixed studies to open up a learner’s skill set into the commercial avenue of botanical art. Please make your application to the Course Director – details on the application form . Course 16 prospectus and application form  

Graduation Ceremony

The Graduation Ceremony for Course 13 was held at the Art Workers Guild in London on Saturday, 19th May. Family and friends looked on proudly as Diplomas were awarded by Course Director Simon Williams. Students from all over the world enrolled on the course: the UK, Hong Kong, Sweden, Australia, South Korea, Italy, South Africa, Japan, the USA, New Zealand, Singapore, Portugal and Belgium. The Award for Excellence for the highest achievement on the course at 98.35% went to Sunanda Widel. This was the highest mark ever received on the DLDC courses since Course 1. The Diploma Portfolio Achievement for the highest marks for the three Diploma pieces also went to Sunanda Widel. Jantien Burggraaff Memorial Award for the most progress throughout the duration of… Read more

Deadline reminder Diploma Course 15

This is a reminder that the application deadline is approaching. Do you want to be a botanical artist? Applications are been taken for our Distance Learning Diploma Course. Now in it’s 14th year, the SBA DLDC has helped many aspiring artists to develop their botanical art skills. To apply, simply download the forms on the link below, and send a print of your artwork together with the completed form to course director, Simon Williams before the end of November. Course 15 prospectus and application form  

Applications for Course 15

Do you want to be a botanical artist? Applications are been taken for our Distance Learning Diploma Course. Now in it’s 14th year, the SBA DLDC has helped many aspiring artists to develop their botanical art skills. To apply, simply download the forms on the link below, and send a print of your artwork together with the completed form to course director, Simon Williams before the end of November. Course 15 prospectus and application form