Welcome to the home page for Linda Ann Vorobik's artistic and botanical endeavors; browse through pages to view her art images, resume or CV, list of events (including workshops, shows, and lectures), and information on purchasing cards, prints, gift cards, and originals. Linda's work can be purchased at selected retail outlets, from this website (see gallery page), and can also be seen and purchased at Chimera Gallery, on Lopez Island, WA. Stop by and say hello: you may find her there!
See UPDATED CALENDAR, WITH 2016 & 2017 EVENTS.
See a selection of Linda's hand-painted silk hangings and scarves.
Vorobik Botanical Art now has a facebook page.
Follow Linda's Blog on Blogspot, with latest postings from October, 2012.
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October 7th, 2016. New this month: Hawaii Botanical Art Workshops beginning Oct. 22. 2017 Events and Workshops are scheduled!
Hawaii Botanical Art Workshops in October on the Big Island
October 22-23, 11 am - 4 pm. Basic botanical drawing: line and form. SKEA. $120 for weekend. Captain Cook, The Big Island of Hawaii.
October 25, 26, 27, 6 - 9 pm: Advanced botanical watercolor. SKEA. $120 three evening sessions. Captain Cook, The Big Island of Hawaii.
October 29 - 30, 11 am - 4 pm: Beginning botanical watercolor. SKEA. $120 for weekend. Captain Cook, The Big Island of Hawaii.
November 17th, Linda presents art and talk at Seattle Garden Club
Linda gives her popular talk, "Drawing and Painting Wildflowers Throughout the West" to the Seattle Garden Club.
Cards, prints, original watercolors, and hand-painted scarves will be available for viewing and sale, with 35% of proceeds going to the Seattle Garden Club.
Linda's Upcoming Art Shows
November 26. Annual Lopez Island Preschool Bazaar, Lopez Island, WA.
December 9 - January 24. Participant in group show, Lopez Center, Lopez Island, WA.
December 10. Annual Port Stanley Schoolhouse Holiday Sale, Lopez Island, WA.
February 22-26. Linda returns with her botanical art and hand-painted silks to the Northwest Flower and Garden Show, in Seattle, WA.
March 17-19. Linda has become a regular at the Santa Barbara International Orchid Show, where she sets up an educational booth and sells her work at her sales booth.
Santa Barbara, CA.
Purchase Linda's Botanical Art Cards at the following Locations
If you enjoy the designs you see at these localities, request others!
Santa Barbara, California: Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Shop.
Carpinteria, California: Westerlay Orchids. This orchid business has a beautiful retail shop, along with their wholesale business specializing but not limited Phaelenopsis.
Selma, Oregon: Deer Creek Center. This is the home of the Siskiyou Field Institute, where Linda teaches botanical and botanical art workshops.
Lopez Island, Washington: Chimera Gallery and The South End General Store.
Cards are available for wholesale purchase...would your be a good place for the highest quality botanical art cards? See Vorobik's Wholesale List.
Four different gift card packs are available, each with 6 different designs included:
6 Fern Designs
6 Lopez Wildflower Designs
5 Flowers and 1 Rose Hips
6 Cultivated Orchid Designs
Look on the workshop page for other lectures, workshops, and shows, with several
in Washington, Oregon, California, and Hawaii.
I will host an Introduction
to Botanical Illustration Workshop on Lopez
Island, WA, or at a location of your choice, if I have enough interest. For more information, email me at email@example.com.
I have posted information
for commissioned botanical illustrations.
This would be of interest to botanists wishing to commission illustrations
and to other illustrators interested in my fees or business procedure.
For teachers: I have posted
a PDF for teachers to use, illustrating different types of inflorescences,
or flowering stalks. And for those learning about botanical art,
I have posted a botanical
art annotated bibliography (first draft).
Happy exploring the wonderful
world of plants & revelling in nature through art!
Linda Ann Vorobik, botanist, editor,
and illustrator of numerous botanical publications, cherishes all
three west coast states as home. She holds a PhD from the University
of Oregon, and conducts field research and teaches in the
Siskiyou Mountains and at other sites. She currently on
Lopez Island, Washington, and visits Berkeley on a regular basis,
where she is a Research Associate at the University Herbarium, UC.
|Linda has over 25 years of illustration
and college level teaching experience, and is principal illustrator
of, for example, The Flora of Santa Cruz Island, The
Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California, and has contributed
many illustrations to the Morphology and Evolution of Vascular
Plants. For more information, see her Resume.
For a complete list of her work experience and publications, see
her Curriculum Vitae.
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