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The River in Riverside

Plants, Life, Riverside is an ongoing interpretive project about plants in an urban setting. Today we learn about the river flowing through this urban landscape. … 940 more words

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Photosynthesis & Botanical Art?

Stories. Timelines. Visual data. Photosynthesis. Botanical art.

You’ll find them all in Historical Plant Studies: Tools for Enhancing Students’ Understanding of Photosynthesis by Dr. Stephen Thompson, professor of science education at the University of South Carolina. 294 more words

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Earth Day at Gilman Ranch - Schedule & New Flyer


Earth Day at Gilman Historic Ranch and Wagon Museum

The Earth Day celebration at Gilman Ranch is less than two weeks away. You are invited to come out to the ranch on April 12, 2014 to participate in fun family activities, learn about the Gilman family, visit the wagon museum, learn about the environment and listen to presentations by guest speakers. 279 more words

Education

History of Botanical Illustration at the James Reserve

Travel through time and learn how botanical illustration has informed our knowledge of plants. Participants will create a sketchbook that will serve as a personalized guide to plants and a historical account of the golden age of botanical art. 584 more words

Botanical Art

Buzz Pollination at Theodore Payne Foundation Gallery

The Theodore Payne Arts Council invites you to
Buzz Pollinate: Slits, Pores, and Valves!

Contemporary artist
Jessica Rath is fascinated with buzz pollination, a co-adaptation between certain bees and specific angiosperms which require sonication, or vibratory resonance to release pollen from their anthers. 233 more words

Botanical Art

Project 200: The Painted Database

Award-winning botanical artist and educator Heeyoung Kim continues her work documenting America’s prairies in Project 200: Botanical Documentation of Tallgrass Prairie, a project in which she is documenting 200 native tallgrass prairie plants and building an image database for scientific and educational use. 122 more words

Botanical Art

Botanical Drawing at The Ruskin with Sarah Simblet

Short Course at The Ruskin: Botanical Drawing

Artist, author and teacher,
Sarah Simblet, will teach a one-week short course in botanical drawing this summer. Her summer course complements the beautiful and highly regarded book, … 142 more words

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