Botanical Art Worldwide day – UK

Events to be held around the UK for Botanical Art Worldwide day: Opening on the 18th of May is the exhibition for England and Wales which is at the Peter Scott Gallery in the University of Lancaster in Lancashire. For more information and opening times please see this link – Exhibition Info Above is the two-page spread in the Lancaster Wildlife Trust magazine. Here is a link to see the artwork on display: Gallery of Paintings   The SBA will be at the Art Workers Guild in London on the 18th May for a day of demos and talks with SBA artists On the 18th of May at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery at Kew Gardens, there will be the chance to meet the artists currently commissioned by… Read more

Botanical Art Worldwide Day

Botanical Art Worldwide day, May the 18th, draws closer and more and more events unfold across the globe. There will be national exhibitions simultaneously on view at many cultural institutions in 25 countries on six continents as part of this collaborative initiative of botanical art organizations. Each exhibition will feature original contemporary artwork of its country’s native plants portrayed by resident artists. To see the countries involved click on the link to see a slideshow:

‘Botanical Art Worldwide’ event

We shall be holding a supporting event in London on the 18th of May – The Worldwide Day of Botanical Art. ‘Botany and Painting techniques: a day of talks and demonstrations by SBA artists on painting some of Britain’s indigenous species’. The day is split into two events, in the morning and the afternoon and tickets are required. To order tickets please visit the link below: Worldwide Botanical Art day event Morning event: 2 hours includes refreshments £44.99 – 10:45 -13:00 AM.Gael Sellwood SBA RHS Gold, Angeline de MeesterBA(Hons), FLS, SBA, RHS Gold, Billy Showell PSBA, BA, 7CBM, Royal Caledonian HS Gold medal and Pamela Taylor BSc, PhD, SBA Afternoon event; 2 hours with refreshments £44.99 – 14:15 -16:30 PM. Sue J Williams SBA Fellow, Chelsea Physic Garden Florilegium Society, Dianne Sutherland… Read more

Deadline reminder Diploma Course 15

This is a reminder that the application deadline is approaching. Do you want to be a botanical artist? Applications are been taken for our Distance Learning Diploma Course. Now in it’s 14th year, the SBA DLDC has helped many aspiring artists to develop their botanical art skills. To apply, simply download the forms on the link below, and send a print of your artwork together with the completed form to course director, Simon Williams before the end of November. Course 15 prospectus and application form  

Applications for Course 15

Do you want to be a botanical artist? Applications are been taken for our Distance Learning Diploma Course. Now in it’s 14th year, the SBA DLDC has helped many aspiring artists to develop their botanical art skills. To apply, simply download the forms on the link below, and send a print of your artwork together with the completed form to course director, Simon Williams before the end of November. Course 15 prospectus and application form