Botanical Drawing in Color: A Basic Guide to Mastering Realistic Form and Natural Color

Author(s): Wendy Hollender

a. Drawing & Painting

Deals with the art of botanical drawing. This book is suitable for both aspiring and more experienced artists seeking scientific accuracy and the illusion of 3-dimension in their botanical artwork. It places an emphasis on close observation of plants and their life cycle, so that readers can deepen their understanding of the natural world.


Product Information

Wendy Hollender is the coordinator of botanical art and illustration at the New York Botanical Garden. She teaches botanical art at the New York Botanical Garden and leads workshops in such exotic locations as Trinidad, Block Island and Hawaii. She exhibits internationally and was awarded a Silver Medal at the Royal Horticultural Society of London in 2007.

General Fields

  • : 9780823007066
  • : Watson-Guptill Publications
  • : Watson-Guptill Publications Inc.,U.S.
  • : August 2010
  • : 280mm X 216mm X 10mm
  • : United States
  • : October 2009
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Paperback
  • : 1
  • : English
  • : 743.7
  • : General Adult
  • : 2009023921
  • : 144
  • : full colour throughout, 352 illustrations
  • : Wendy Hollender