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An astounding bouquet

Hans Simon Holtzbecker was commissioned over a decade to produce paintings for Duke Frederic III of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf in 1649 of the beautiful plants and flowers in the gardens at Gottorf’s castle.   164 more words


The Illustrated Garden Publishes Hand-drawn Calendar

Never lose sight of nature in 2015 with The Illustrated Garden’s new calendar!

This new calendar features hand-drawn illustrations, hand-lettered text and pages of garden lore, birds and bugs. 67 more words

Botanical Illustration

Learn Botanical Art at Historic Hortus Botanicus Leiden

Experience the history of botanical art at the Hortus Botanicus Leiden and help celebrate its 425th birthday!

Founded by the University of Leiden in 1590, many famous scientists have links to this garden. 155 more words

Botanical Art

Okus soka od drenjina

Okus soka od drenjina

Kasno leto na odlasku
Purpurno nebo i sunce na zalasku
Nose miris plavog trna
Skrivenog u grančicama grma
Zori polako drenjina crvena, opora… 120 more words

Kreativno Pisanje

5-10-5 Preston Montague, artist & horticulturist

I know who you are but can you introduce yourself to those who might not?          I’m Preston Montague, and I describe myself as an artist who designs experiences in the landscape. 2,535 more words


Draw Desert Wildflowers at Soda Springs

Information about the Spring 2015 workshop Botanical Illustration of Desert Flora has been announced. Here is the latest at Classes Near You > Southern California… 196 more words

Learning Opportunities

Hesperis matronalis

Hello everyone,

Finally it is Friday. I just don’t want this day to end. The weekend goes by with a blink and most of the time I can’t even find time to sit, and relax and enjoy painting. 299 more words

Botanical Illustration