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Art of Plant

“Great art picks up where nature ends.”    — Marc Chagall

Botanical Illustration is the art of depicting form, colour and details of plants. It emerges in 18th Century when people seamlessly pursued truth.

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Margaret Flockton Award 2015


The Margaret Flockton Award is open to Australian and overseas artists producing scientific botanical illustrations of a high standard.


The Margaret Flockton Award for Excellence in Scientific Botanical Illustration is named after Margaret Flockton, the first illustrator of the Royal Botanic Garden, Sydney (1901–1927). 82 more words



Art Institute of Chicago

Scientific Illustration: Watercolor and Acrylic on coated archival paper

Rendering is 3x actual plant size


Assignment 4 - Flower Heads

Assignment 4 was a fun assignment, the first opportunity to use a lot of colour after the first two graphite assignments and then all the greens in Assignment 3. 612 more words



It’s been a while since I last updated here.. but meanwhile I’ve been very busy…

I can finally write about a new project that’s underway for an awesome Victoria-based business called Spodooki! 47 more words

Botanical Illustration

Red Onion

Hi everyone…

Today is another day of sharing an old painting of mine. I don’t know how long I will be able to do this, because there is not much left. 149 more words

Botanical Illustration