Of A Botanical Nature

June 18 – July 20, 2016  Juror: Wendy Hollender

Participating (off Long Island) Artists: Stephen Brucker (Camillus, NY) , Lisa Conway (NYC) , Debra Crawford (NJ) , Audry Deal-McEver (TN) , Margaret Farr (VA) , Beverly Fink (Derby, NY) , Ingrid Finnan (Bronx), Kathy Folino (MA) , Kristine Gaier (Katonah, NY) , Kelsey Gallagher (Brooklyn) , Patricia Greenberg (CO) , Stella Grove (NYC) , Kathleen Hollan (NJ), Amanda Lebel (CT), Madeline Lovallo (Howard Beach), Lucy Martin (CA), Kelly McLeod (VA), Gary Mulnix (MI), Lois Perlman (NYC), Pat Proniewski  (NJ), Judith Scillia (PA), Camille Warmington (TX)

Participating Long Island Artists: Mark Attebery (Nyack) , Ross Barbera (Ronkonkoma), Arthur Bernstein (Setauket), Carol Ceraso (Hauppauge), Caryn Coville (Greenvale), Granville C. Fairchild (Port Jefferson), Elizabeth Fusco (Kings Park), Janice Marie Gabriel (Oceanside), Vivian Gattuso (Ronkonkoma), Maureen Ginipro (Smithtown), Jillian Hauck (Wading River), Katherine Hiscox (Commack), David Jaycox Jr. (Northport), Lynn Kinsella (Brookhaven), Katherine Lechler (Point Lookout),  Patricia Luppino (Northport), Louis R. Mangieri (Mount Sinai), Irene Paquette Tetrault (Westbury), Monica Ray (Lloyd Harbor), Lynne Rivellese (Smithtown), Robert Roehrig (East Setauket), Alisa Shea (Northport), Gisela Skoglund (Kings Park), Gunter Stern (Northport), Susan Tango (Port Jefferson), Daniel van Benthuysen (Huntington), Sharon Way-Howard (Sayville)

Wendy Hollender is a botanical artist, illustrator, author, and instructor. Hollender’s illustrations have been published in The New York Times, Real Simple, and Good Housekeeping among others.  Her work has been in exhibitions at the Royal Botanical Gardens, Kew, and the Smithsonian National Museum for Natural History. She is the author of Botanical Drawing in Color and Botanical Drawing: A Beginners Guide and most recently she illustrated Foraging & Feasting: A Field Guide and Wild Food Cookbook. Wendy is an instructor of Botanical Art and Illustration at the New York Botanical Garden. 

First Place-Patricia Greenberg,-The Flower Loves the Rain- SOLD

Second Place-Ingrid Finnan-Blue Hubbard Squash