Create Your Own Herbarium - Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Create Your Own Herbarium

Create Your Own Herbarium

Continuing Education Classes | Gardening Classes

2 Saturdays: August 17, 2024 | 1–3:30 p.m.; August 31, 2024 | 1–2:30 p.m.
Preregistration Required

An archival skill developed by ancient Egyptians is still used today to preserve the earth’s botanical world. Creating herbariums is a traditional practice of preserving the world’s pressed plants. New York Botanical Garden educator and herbalist Arvolyn Hill shows how to press flowers for museum quality specimens or art. During this two-part workshop, Arvolyn will show proper ways to press plants and the art of plant preservation.

Instructor: Arvolyn Hill


  • $71 ($65 for members), plus $10 materials fee
  • In addition, there is a 4.5% registration fee for all classes.