Julia Trickey’s Vintage Amaryllis Bulb will be back at the Mall Galleries this coming week, as it was shortlisted for the Sunday Times Watercolour Competition 2019https://www.facebook.com/juliatrickeyART/
We are delighted to welcome 41 new Fellow Members to the SBA! Our new members come from all over the world-UK, Australia, France, Germany, Austria, South Korea, Portugal, Czech republic, Indonesia, Slovenia, USA, Russia and Italy.Many congratulations to all of you!
SBA member Denise Heywood will be exhibiting her watercolour paintings with the Lime Tree Gallery at the Fresh Art Fair, Ascot Racecourse on the 20th to 22nd September. Contact the gallery for a free invitation-http://www.limetreegallery.com/…/fresh-art-fair-ascot…/1365/ Her work is also included in the Lime Tree Gallery Autumn exhibition in Bristol from 14th September to 14th October.
A new book on botanical art by artist and teacher Helen Birch is due out in January 2020 in the UK which will include a painting by SBA Fellow Fiona Wheeler. The book will be published in several languages and have approximately 100 images in the book.
Ann Swan SBA Fellow will be opening her studio as part of Marlborough Open Studios, for the first two weekends 6th-7th and 13th-14th of July so if you are in the area please do go and visit. https://www.facebook.com/events/1765811913522445/
Sally Bunker has just had the launch of her book “Portraits of Trees of Hong Kong and Southern China” which she has spent 7 years producing along with Professor Richard Saunders and Chun Chiu Pang of Hong Kong University. This coincided with an exhibition of some of her originals from the book at the University gallery. The book has been described as a ‘crossover’ book, being both an art book, a scientific textbook, and a very readable account of the trees and their features and uses. It is available on Amazon from 30th May