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Botanical wonder at large

Step into the world of botanical wonders at large with this nature inspired watercolor of a leaf. Each brushstroke is a tribute to the intricate details found in antique botanical books and curiosity cabinets, capturing the essence of a bygone era.

This paintings is a labor of patience and love, each layer is carefully applied to creat depth richness. Inspired by the botanical illustrations of the past, namely De Materia Medica (a 16th century pharmaceutical book), it conveys a sense of curiosity and wonder about the natural world.

Dive into the artistry behind this watercolor. Comment or contact me here to learn more about this piece (about 20x22 inches) and bring a vintage touch to your space.


t’s easy to step into the world of botanical wonders with this nature-inspired watercolor painting of a leaf! Each brushstroke is a tribute to the intricate details found in antique botanical books and curiosity cabinets, capturing the essence of a bygone era. I currently think that the larger, the better! Do you think it should go to up the size of a wallpaper to adorn a complete wall?  🌿This painting is a labor of love and patience, with each layer carefully applied to create depth and richness. The several greens are all natural pigments. Inspired by the botanical illustrations of the past, it conveys a sense of wonder and curiosity about the natural world. This particular plant, the plantain, is an edible herb full of vitamins and minerals.  🌿Dive into the artistry behind this watercolor! DM me to learn more about this piece and bring a touch of vintage charm to your space, or subscribe for more watercolor tutorials.
Watercolor botanicals at large

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