Above: "Monte Vista Agave" Watercolor by Helen Helen Shafer Garcia; Collection of Carolyn Dalton.
Helen will teach you a contemporary approach to watercolor focusing on the sculptural design of succulents. The class will spend a portion of the time painting in the Garden. A materials list will be supplied upon registration.
*Pre-registration required. Cost: Members $65, non-members $75
For further information, call 760/ 436-3036 x206
San Diego Botanic Garden is just 30 minutes north of downtown San Diego in Encinitas, California. It covers approximately 35 acres at 230 Quail Gardens Drive, which runs parallel to Interstate 5 between Encinitas
Blvd and Leucadia Blvd.
Coming from the South:
Take I-5 North
exit Encinitas Boulevard and turn right (heading east) (0.5 miles)
turn left on Quail Gardens Drive (0.3 miles)
the entrance to the Gardens will be on your left
Coming from the North:
Take I-5 South
exit Leucadia Boulevard and turn left (heading east) (0.5 miles)
turn right on Quail Gardens Drive (1 mile)
the entrance to the Gardens will be on your right
Using Public Transportation:
Visit the North County Public Transportation District website to plan your trip: http://www.gonctd.com
From the Encinitas Station take the NCTD Breeze (bus) route 309 Towne Center. Get off at the Encinitas Blvd stop at Westlake St. Walk north on Westlake St to the San Diego Botanic Garden Entrance, approximately 0.3 miles. (Westlake St turns into Quail Gardens Drive).