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Tutoring & News
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Sketchbook Studies
Certificate of Botanical Merit 2019
SBA student & tutor seminar

  • Exciting news: I have written a book called 'Painting & Drawing Fungi and Lichen' that is due to be published at end of February 2024. See the link here for more details. The slideshow to below left, displays a few images from the book. It also features 17 guest artists from around the world.

  • Sat. 14th Oct 2023 – Painting the wonderful world of fungi at Denmark Farm

  • October 2023 - New online modules with Aberystwyth LLL:

    'NHI Fruit & Veg - back to basics, for Beginners in Botanical Watercolour'. 
    'Botanical Illustration 1'


  • Coming up for Term 1 starting in October 2023- Face to face courses
    7 & 8th October - Fungi illustration at the CAT Centre, Machynlleth


  • Exciting news as I became one of the presidents of the SBA - The Society of Botanical Artists. Really looking forward to working with my co-presidents and team.

  • Aug 2021 - I'm thrilled to have my pen illustration of Wistman's Wood included in the just-published book 'Natural History Illustration in Pen & Ink' by Sarah Morrish.

  • Oct - 2020 - Starting a program of various courses around Ceredigion, Powys and Pembrokeshire, as a tutor with Aberystwyth Lifelong Learning, which is celebrating its 100th birthday this year! The modules I will teach will now be via distance learning due to Covid; including 'Illustrating feathers', and 'Drawing seed-heads in graphite'

  • Oct - 2019 - Started on the 'Waxcaps of Wales' conservation project by Plantlife

  • Aug - 2019 - Commission of Strawberry and rhubarb paintings for Liberté Yoghurts in Canada

  • May 2019 - Workshop on ‘Botanical sketchbooking’ for the Irish Society of Botanical Artists at Dublin Botanical Gardens; we covered every aspect of ‘sketch-booking nature’ including how to make your own sketch-books from scratch.​

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Claire in studio
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