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Assignment 7 - Vegetable

Assignment 7 for the Society of Botanical Artists Distance Learning Diploma¬†involved painting a vegetable of our choice. I went to a number of different farm shops and farmer’s markets trying to find the perfect subject. 741 more words



I don’t have too much to share this week, BUT I have been slowly working away on a project for a local Flower Shop… 141 more words


Botanical Plates!

Red Slipper Orchid Plate (Paphiopedilum), Porcelain, cone 10. 9″x9″x1″

When botanists and scientists hear the word “plate”, it usually isn’t interpreted literally as something you can eat your lunch off of. 143 more words


Paint the Produce Section with Kathleen McKeehen

Kathleen McKeehen, Scientific Illustrator

Kathleen is a teacher and freelance illustrator. Her work has appeared in Organic Gardening Magazine and The Herb Companion. View Kathleen’s artwork in the… 184 more words

Botanical Art

A Botanical Apple

I’ve had a couple of weeks break from painting¬†and during that time I’ve been thinking that my attempts to improve have become a bit ungrounded and lacking in focus. 553 more words


Spring has SPRUNG!

Daffodils (Narcissus poeticus) bring true joy to the winter-weary world.
But after a few moments of appreciation, what does a biologist do? Dissect it! 102 more words