History of Botanical Art Lecture

Redoute RoseA History of Botanical Art Lecture
Tuesday, March 16, 2010
Time: 7:30 pm
The Williamsburg Regional Library
515 Scotland Street, Williamsburg Virginia 23185

Learn about the History of Botanical Art, starting with the first prehistoric drawings found in caves, to how the first printed books depicted amazing illustrations of herbals found in 15th century medicinal gardens that changed the world, and how today's comtemporary artists are painting and exhibiting new works to help educate the public about our native endangered plants and pollinators.

American Society of Botanical Artists lecture, presented  by ASBA members Juliet Kirby and Linda C. Miller of Williamsburg.