AMICUS BOTANICUS

 

Saturday 1st to Wednesday 19th July 2017

From Halesworth to the Himalayas:     

A Legacy of Beauty

The exhibition comprised paintings and drawings of plants, named after Sir Joseph Dalton Hooker, by Chelsea School of Botanical Art’s alumni (Amicus Botanicus),with excellent sales.

In addition, the process of creating a botanical painting was shown through the coursework and projects by former and current students of Chelsea School of Botanical Art.

Members of AB and a local student spent happy hours demonstrating and talking to the many visitors who enjoyed the show.

The Artists:

Christine Battle, Pearl Bostock, Jeanne Debons, Helen Hiorns, Fiona Kane, Anna Lu, Gaye Wilcox, Norman Shirley Slocock, Lyn Sykes, Elaine Searle, Mary Ellen Taylor, Eriko Tosaki, Louise Young, Helen Allen, Penny Price and Candida Groom.