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Botanical Illustration: Painting with Watercolours

Handbook / ManualArt / Photobook

By: Siriol Sherlock

128 pages, 100 col illus

B T Batsford

Paperback | Mar 2007 | #165793 | ISBN-13: 9780713490527
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Hardback | Dec 2004 | #143842 | ISBN: 071348862X
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About this book

Sherlock covers the various materials as well as the more traditional and more experimental techniques. The authoritative text is complemented by stunning illustrations of both the finished work and paintings at key stages, including foliage and fruit, flowers in context, single stems and multi-stem arrangements.

Packed with inspirational ideas and valuable tips. -- "Leisure Painter"


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Biography

Siriol Sherlock's paintings have been widely exhibited and she has taught throughout the UK since 1986. She is a former President of the Society of Flower Painters and a member of the Society of Botanical Artists, with whom she regularly exhibits. Her work has appeared in a solo show at Kew Gardens Gallery, London, and she has been awarded four gold medals by the Royal Horticultural Society. She is a member of the RHS Picture Committee, which judges botanical art at RHS shows. Siriol Sherlock is the author of Exploring Flowers in Watercolour. She lives in Romsey, Hampshire.

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