Today's Botanical Artists (Schiffer Book) (Hardcover)

By Cora Marcus, Libby Kyer

Schiffer Publishing, 9780764329050, 176pp.

Publication Date: January 31, 2008

List Price: 39.99*
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Description

Gain insight to the current world of Botanical Art and see the work of 65 top artists from throughout America. Gorgeous flowers, leaves, plants, roots, and vegetables have been beautifully drawn and painted and are displayed here. See 220 colorful images that bring modern techniques and a contemporary eye to this venerable tradition. Artwork values, artists' backgrounds, and contact information are included. Today's gardeners, nature lovers, graphic designers, collectors, and decorators will find much to absorb and enjoy. Let these images inspire your imagination and become a patron of this cherished and enduring art.


About the Author

Cora Marcus has many years of media experience producing, directing, and writing for film, magazines and video. Her love for botanical art includes a desire to share her excitement with the public worldwide.\nLibby Kyer is an artist and medical administrator whose passion for science and art has found satisfaction in her involvement with botanical art. She has contributed to the design of this work.