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Open Eye Gallery solo show award at VAS ALIGHT 2019
26 Jan – 22 Feb 2019
ROYAL SCOTTISH ACADEMY EDINBURGH
This is the Visual Arts Society’s Annual Exhibition – ALIGHT
23 Dec 2018 – 17 Jan 2019.
Royal Scottish Academy Edinburgh
Mon-Sat: 10am – 5pm, Sun: 12pm – 5pm
CLOSED 25 & 26 Dec
1 Jan: 12pm – 5pm
Entry: £2, SSA Members FREE, children and young people FREE
Saturday 24th – Thursday 29th November 2018
10am – 6pm, except 29th 10am – 1pm
6 Dundas Street Gallery, Edinburgh
This is the 7th annual exhibition of the Edinburgh Society of Botanical Artists (ESBA) featuring original paintings, giclee prints and cards by twenty…
I have designed Christmas cards for many years to give to friends and family with the notion that one day I might sell them, finally I am doing it! If you are interested please visit my Etsy shop.
Greg Kenicer’s book on Scottish Plant Lore – an Illustrated Flora, launched at the Edinburgh Book Festival on the 16th August, is now available to buy in all good book stores and would make a lovely xmas gift for those in love with Scottish flora or botanical...
I got a generous review from Katherine Tyrrell of the Botanical Art and Artists website on my show at the Pittenweem Arts Festival. "The occasion of a first solo exhibition for a botanical artist is very special - and I like to try and highlight those who are trying...
So this has been a very busy couple of months... I finished up all my current paintings and illustrations in June in time to hand them over to the very diligent and clever James Potter for photography and to produce giclée prints (which are so good, I have to be very...
August 4th to August 12th 2018
4 West Shore, Pittenweem Fife KY10 2PG
Venue 26, 10am – 5pm
Join me at the Pittenweem Arts Festival…
5th July – 26th August
10.30 am — 5.30 pm
Benmore Botanic Garden
The Flora Scotia exhibition has been extended…
The Flora Scotia exhibition opened on the 31st March, I foolishly didn't take any photos at the opening, I was too busy catching up with folk and generally gabbing, I wanted to say thanks so much to Sarah Roberts and her team who put so much work into the exhibition...
31st March – 3rd June 2018
10am – 5.45pm
John Hope Gateway, RBGE
Entry – FREE
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