Monday, 10 November 2014

Feel Inspired - ASBA's 17th Annual Exhibition Artwork & Artists' Stories

Catalog cover image: Annie Patterson, Cynara cardunculus, Cardoon © 2014

The American Society of Botanical Artist’s 17th Annual International Exhibition at The Horticultural Society of New York opened in September, 2014. The jurors met in April to select 42 artworks out of 215 submissions from around the US, and from Australia, Canada, France, Israel, Japan and the UK. To view the artwork and read the artists' stories go to ASBA Exhibition website and don't forget to click on 'The Artists' and 'The Art' tabs.

Thursday, 6 November 2014

A different kind of 'botanical' art

Omid Asadi created this work with carving and cutting techniques on actual fallen leaves using a craft knife and a needle.

Leaf's Mind



Che Guevara





John Lennon

Simorgh (phoenix)

Old Hand

Persian Cheetah

Nature's Scream