Ellie Tu to Present Two Botanical Art Talks and Display Art in Ventura County
by Ellie Tu and Deb Shaw
Dudleya greenei, watercolor by Ellie Tu, © 2016, all rights reserved.
BAGSC member Ellie Tu will have two displays of her botanical art, and will present two talks this coming weekend:
Saturday, March 19, 2016 at 1 pm Ojai Library, Ojai, California
Ellie will present a talk entitled “Channel Islands National Park Guide Book Illustrations and a Glance at Traditional Botanical Art.” This talk will include a brief history of traditional botanical art and explain the equipment and materials used for painting and drawing.
Ellie will also speak on the process of creating the Channel Islands National Park guide book illustrations and give a drawing demonstration. She will bring some plant samples for guests to experience from a botanical illustrator’s point of view.
Ellie Tu illustrated the Channel Islands National Park guide books.