Source of Linen
Linen : A fibre obtained from the flax plant, for the most part produced in central and northern Russia, Belgium, Holland, Ireland, France, Egypt, and northern Italy. Russia produces the most Belgium produces the best. Large quantities of flax are raised only for the seed in other parts of the world, such as Dakotas, Minnesota, northwestern Canada, India, Argentina and southern Russia. If fibre is desired, the plant must be harvested before the seed is fully ripe. If seed is wished the plant…
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Fiona Strickland: The Vital Moment | 20 October - 12 November 2016 - Overview
In October 2016 Jonathan Cooper held the gallery’s first solo show with leading botanical artist Fiona Strickland . Painting in watercolour on both Fabriano Artistico paper and Kelmscott vellum, Strickland seeks to engage and surprise viewers, often depicting flowers from an unusual viewpoint or at turning points in their life...
Rosie Sanders's Portfolio - Rosie Sanders - International botanical illustrator. UK
Rosie Sanders is UK based illustrator, her work innovative in botanical art and paintings transcend pure representation or scientific documentation.