Date(s) - 19/Sep/2019
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Unitarian Centre (Hewett Hall)
🌿Botanical illustrations and paintings – Lesley Bohm
Historical and personal botanical illustration plus her own paintings of interesting plants from BC and abroad with photos of the places they come from- Hawaii,South Africa, Nahanni.
There are some nice examples of her work on the website https://www.artistsinourmidst.com
“I am inspired to paint mountain scenery from sketches done on hikes, and British Columbia plants found in Nature. I have an honours B.SC degree in botany from McGill University, twenty years laboratory work in botany and botanical illustration for periodicals, books, and Davidsonia, the magazine of the U.B.C. Botanical Garden until 1986. I have been a botanical artist and painter of landscapes and mountains since 1986, a member of Artists in Our Midst since 1994, and since 1986, a member of the North Shore Hikers and Alpine Club of Canada.”
Tea and cookies will be served from 7 to 7:30 pm. There will be opportunity for plant identification.