Florence Gendre SBA Fellow has some exciting news about a new book that she has illustrated called ‘Letters to Trees’ – ‘Lettres aux Arbres’, written in french. Congratulations Florence!
It’s great to receive news from our graduates of the SBA diploma. Jauneth Skinner is a graduate from course 15 and has great news about her exhibition in Alabama, USA.
Congratulations to our Fellow members Anne Pieussergues Dherbcourt, Tammy McEntee, and Jeanne Reiner who’ve won awards at ASBA’s 24th International Exhibition.
ReflectionS Show– No Plants, No Planet. ABBA has an online exhibition on from 16th October-to 27th March 2022, which features the work of many SBA Fellows. In November 2021 COP26 ( United Nations – Climate Change Conference ) in Glasgow Scotland, will bring together the nations of the world for one of the most important international meetings for the future of our planet. Inspired by COP26, ABBA launched their major exhibition for 2021, ReflectionS – No Plants, No Planet, which focuses on the crucial role that plants play in the health of our planet.
The UK Coloured Pencil Society 20th Anniversary Gala Exhibition in London is from the 14th October to the 21st October at the Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf. Four SBA Fellows have work in the show – Amber Halsall, Janie Pirie, Ann Swan, and Lesley Hall. If you are visiting then why not join SBA Fellow Amber Halsall there for her workshop ‘Texture and Detail in Autumn’ on October 16th? A long-standing member of the SBA, Amber is known for her beautiful artwork which also captures her sense of fun. The workshop is suitable for all skill levels with materials provided. https://bit.ly/3Bk75lE
Lockdown through the eyes of a Botanical Artist “We’re back !! Not only are Iceni Botanical Artists back in Bury St. Edmunds, but we are also back with a live exhibition on 16-22nd October 2021 in The Guildhall. Just like all art groups throughout the past eighteen months, IBA members have been kept apart by Covid19 restrictions. However, artists everywhere are fortunate and often thrive in solitude and peace and quiet in order to allow the creative juices to flow. Botanical artists have been even more fortunate, as they depend upon the natural world for their inspiration. And that has remained a constant throughout the lockdown periods, with the seasons reliably coming and going as always. Spring 2020 was never more eagerly anticipated right from… Read more