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Trailer McQuilkin’s Botanical Sculptures

Lifelike representations of botanicals are sought after for their beauty and ability to educate.   Trailer McQuilkin’s masterful wildflower sculptures, created with sheet copper, copper wire, metal primer oil paints and natural materials offer a unique experience into viewing natures … Continue reading

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Roses in Bloom: Contemporary Botanical Portraiture at Susan Frei Nathan Fine Works on Paper, LLC.

Presented on our website is a selection of Roses by various artists with dramatically different stylistic interpretations.  Joined together on the home page we can appreciate the pure beauty of the rose as we celebrate the upcoming months when they … Continue reading

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KATE NESSLER

Here is a unique opportunity to acquire two works from an earlier time in Nessler’s artistic production. Renewal, 2014 and Pink Roses, 2012 are quintessential examples of works where the artist’s in-depth exploration of drawing and painting techniques come together … Continue reading

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Denise Walser-Kolar’s Hoefnagel-inspired Paintings

The magnificent Joris Hoefnagel-inspired paintings by Denise Walser-Kolar pay homage to one of the greatest European natural history illustrators working in the 16th century.  Perhaps Walser-Kolar’s European lineage has strong links to her appreciation of Hoefnagel’s work.  Her contemporary paintings … Continue reading

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The Sculpture of Charles A. Johnson

The nature-based sculpture of CA Johnson, made from reconstituted limestone, allows the artist to obtain wonderful details which highlight the realism of his subject.  As a garden furniture restorer, Johnson comprehends the historical techniques employed in antiquarian art.  As a … Continue reading

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Botanical Art in Bloom for Two More Weeks at ILevel Studio. An Interior Garden of Botanical Art ends on December 16.

Please make arrangements with Susan Frei Nathan at susan@sfnbotanicalart.com to meet for a person tour before it ends.

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BOTANICAL ART IS BLOOMING AT ILEVEL STUDIO, NEW YORK CITY

Susan Frei Nathan and ILevel invite you to an Open House, Saturday, December 3 for 12-5pm at ILevel Studio, 37 East 7th Street. Please stop by for hot cider and donuts while enjoying contemporary botanical art. Susan Frei Nathan will … Continue reading

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Connie Scanlon

Connie Scanlon’s botanical art portraits are like magnets to the eye.  She has enormous talent and great patience with the subjects she paints, as seen in her Norway Maple samara. As Scanlon sees it,  ”the delicate strength of the veining, … Continue reading

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MOMENTS

As you peruse the Spring-Summer online exhibition, I hope you enjoy the moments when the blooms beckon you. Nature’s pure glory is within these moments where we connect with its beauty, frailty, vulnerability and grace. Nature takes it’s time to … Continue reading

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Mother’s Day Botanical Art Offerings

Presented are a few of Beverly Duncan’s jewel-like paintings especially for Mother’s Day. These pieces were selected for this event only. We hope you consider adding a work to her interior garden for this occasion.

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