inky_leaves

Artist Information

Country
England
Full Name
Jessica Rosemary Shepherd
City
London
Website
http://www.inkyleaves.com
Further Information

Bio

Jessica Rosemary Shepherd has been working as a gallery assistant in the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art at the Royal Botanic Gardens Kew since March 2010. She has a degree in Botany and a Masters in Plant Taxonomy from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Prior to joining Kew, Jessica worked in Natural History as a curator at Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery where she spent two years compiling a touring exhibition of the herbarium and mineral collections of Sir John St Aubyn (1759-1839). She is currently working towards a diploma in botanical illustration with the Society of Botanical Artists.

For more information please visit:
www.inkyleaves.com

I also write a blog which documents the exhibitions that I have enjoyed; my work at Kew and the paintings and embroideries I am working on:
www.inkyleaves.blogspot.com

History

Member for
7 years 51 weeks

Images submitted

2011 Grapes
Lion tulips
Leaves in June
Ginkgo biloba
Peony