About Me

Enfield, London, United Kingdom
I'm a botanical artist living in Enfield. graduated in April 2012 with credit from The Society Of Botanical Artists. All images and artwork copyright © Julie Whelan 2016 Exhibitions: Dugdale Centre Enfield Town – August 2012. Capel Manor Enfield – September 2012. Society Of Botanical Artists -highly commended for the Joyce cuming presentation award – April 2013. Botanical Art in Bloom, Phoenix Park, Dublin Ireland – May/June 2013. Botanical Art Expo, Claregalway Castle Ireland July/September 2013. April 2014: Society of Botanical Artists. June-November 2014: Royal Brompton and Harefield hospital Arts-Harefield hospital. November-January 2014:Royal Brompton and Harefield Arts-Royal Brompton Hospital. December 2014-February 2015:Staff and patient exhibition at the Royal Brompton Hospital- Proffessor David Rayson-Head awarded 3rd prize February 2015- Awarded associate membership at The Society of Botanical Artists. April 2015-Society of Botanical Artists Annual Exhibition. July 2015-work accepted by the RHS February 2016-Society of Botanical Artists awarded full membership April 2016- Society of Botanical Artists-Awarded Margaret Granger Memorial Silver Bowl

Monday, 4 April 2011

Assignment 8 Vegetable study in watercolour; Cynara scolymus- 'Violetta'- Artichoke, Asparagus officinalis- 'Gijnlim'- Asparagus. This is a scanned picture in high resolution; Very bright & bold!!!

8 comments:

dianne said...

It's a beautiful colour and a lovely composition Julie! you should be very pleased with yourself!

Julie Whelan said...

Thank you Dianne :) Still lots of room for improvement!! However i'm happy with the finished assignemnt and mark awarded for this assignment and now onto assignemnt 9...Still trying to decide what to do! YIKES xox

Happie Henderson said...

Fabulous, of course!!!

Julie Whelan said...

Thank you Christy ♥

Tina McKay said...

Bravo!! ♥

Julie Whelan said...

merci Tina ♥

Jessica Rosemary Shepherd said...

I have seen this in the flesh and it is tres bon! Very bright, and that's great because the art work is relecting your personality Julie, and that's how it should be :)

Julie Whelan said...

Thank you Jessica :) It was so lovely seeing you yesterday :) I can't find your facebook page or your profile page :( xox