Category Archives: Paintings and Drawings

Carol Woodin’s Hazelnut

Carol Woodin’s Hazelnut watercolor, 7 x10 inches, ¬†is the newest acquisition to my inventory. ¬†Painted on McEwen’s vellum, a prized material reintroduced by Rory McEwen, a treasured Scottish botanical artist who revived painting on vellum (animal skin). A prepared gessoed … Continue reading

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Beauty

Lately I’ve admired the work of Patricia Luppino, a botanical artist from New York. Her pencil and watercolor pieces capture nature at its most beautiful and vulnerable. She recently asked me for a portfolio critique where we moved into a … Continue reading

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Kate Nessler’s Edges

Welcome to my first blog post! Here you will find what excites me about botanical painting from original works to museum exhibitions and reference books on the subject. Enjoy! Kate Nessler has a fantastic series of new works called Edges. … Continue reading

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