Science art features at Milford Center for the Arts

The Milford Art Center and Connecticut Natural Science Illustrators will present a collaborative art show from Oct. 7 to Nov. 15 at Milford Center for the Arts.

“Natural Science Artists: A Fusion of Nature, Science and Art.” The show will feature the artwork of the Connecticut Natural Science Illustrators faculty: Cindy Gilbane, Susannah Graedel, Linda Miller, Jan Prentice and Dorie Petrochko. These instructors are professional artists and educators who specialize in Natural Science Art.

Connecticut Natural Science Illustrators, in collaboration with the Yale Peabody Museum, offer course work centered on drawing and painting natural history subjects and their habitats.

Classes are offered at beginning and advanced levels in varied mediums, including graphite, pen and ink, watercolor and oil.

These hands-on courses include observing, drawing and painting plants, insects, birds and mammals using the resources and collections of the Yale Peabody Museum.