Ottawa Society of Botanical Artists
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A sampling of articles from the Journal of the American Society of Botanical Artists. Artists discuss their techniques in the regular feature of the journal titled, "No really, that's how I do it".
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American Society of Botanical Artists, 2020
Sarah Simblet, 2020
Rosie Martin and Meriel Thurston, 2007
Billy Showell, 2016
Sarah Jane Humphrey, 2018
Anna Mason, 2014
Great Works From the LuEsther T. Mertz Library of the New York Botanical Garden.
Contemporary Botanical Masterworks From the Shirley Sherwood Collection.
The Gold Medal Winners. Charlotte Brooks, 2019
Martin Rix, 2013
Masterpieces of Botanical Illustration. H. Walter Lack, 2021
A Visual Guide to Observing, Drawing and Painting Plants. Işik Güber, 2019
The Friends of the Central Experimental Farm (FCEF) is a volunteer organization helping to care for the Arboretum, the Ornamental Gardens and other public areas of the Central Experimental Farm in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
The Ottawa Field-Naturalists’ Club is the oldest natural history club in Canada. Over 800 members have interests in all aspects of the natural world, from birding to botanizing, investigation to publication, conservation to cooperation.
The Ottawa Horticultural Society is a non-profit society open to all gardeners
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Botanical Artists of Nova Scotia Association (BANSA)
Ottawa Society of Botanical Artists (OSBA)
Botanical Artists Guild of Southern Alberta (BAGSA)