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Drawing in Color with Wendy Hollender

BOTANICAL DRAWING TECHNIQUES USING COLORED PENCILS

A TWO-DAY WORKSHOP WITH WENDY HOLLENDER
 
Hilo, Hawaii –‘Imiloa Astronomy Center hosts botanical artist, instructor, and author Wendy Hollender for a two-day workshop Thursday and Friday, March 5 - 6, 2015. Join Hollender as she teaches the techniques outlined in her book Botanical Drawing in Color: A Basic Guide to Mastering Realistic Form and Naturalistic Color (Random House). Students will learn how to use a grisaille technique with colored pencils where one starts with undertones in a neutral color and then layers color on top in order to produce a three-dimensional effect. This technique is very immediate and materials are simple, allowing the artist to work easily in multiple locations, especially out in the field. 
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Next Maunakea Skies Topic, Exoplanets!

What is PANOPTES

Next Maunakea Skies at ‘Imiloa
 
Hilo, Hawai‘i – Join Subaru Telescope-NAOJ Astronomers, Dr. Olivier Guyon and Dr. Josh Walawender for their talk entitled “Observing Exoplanets with Small and Large Telescopes” on Friday, December 19, at 7 p.m. ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s next Maunakea Skies Talk will look at the advancing field of exoplanets (planets around other stars) research and how anyone looking up at the stars can contribute to the growing number of exoplanets in the database. 
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Revisit the Skies Above Bethlehem

 ‘Imiloa Revisits The Skies Above Bethlehem & Mystery of the Christmas Star


Hilo, Hawai‘i – ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center will present a special holiday presentation revisiting the Skies Above Bethlehem, and followed with a showing of the Mystery of the Christmas Star on Friday, December 12, 2014 at 7:00pm.
 
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November's Maunakea Skies Talk with TMT

Knowing the Universe

Next Maunakea Skies at ‘Imiloa

 
Hilo, Hawai‘i – Join Dr. Gordon K. Squires, Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) communications and outreach lead, for his talk entitled “Hello Universe - What Else Do You Have?” on Friday, November 21, at 7 p.m. ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center’s next Maunakea Skies Talk will take a look at how astronomers are looking deeper into the universe.
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'Imiloa Announces New Deputy Director

‘Imiloa Astronomy Center of Hawai‘i

Names Esben Borsting Deputy Director
 
Hilo, Hawai‘i – ‘Imiloa Astronomy Center announces the appointment of Esben Borsting as ‘Imiloa's Deputy Director.  ‘Imiloa is an informal science center honoring Maunakea by sharing Hawaiian culture and science to inspire exploration. 
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