|Riverside Metropolitan Museum|
|4/25/2013 7:00 PM|
|4/25/2013 8:30 PM|
Type of Event
|Arts and Culture|
|Danielle Leland, http://www.riversideca.gov/museum/smiths, firstname.lastname@example.org, 951 826-5273|
“To Reach Perfection- the Challenge of Botanical Illustration” Presentation
Alice will discuss her work and how it supports the study and appreciation of plant biodiversity and conservation. Alice has served as staff illustrator in the Smithsonian’s botany department since 1972. In addition to illustrating, her duties have included managing and curating the department’s collection of botanical art. Alice has specialized in drawing plants in pen and ink and graphite, and her work appears in numerous botanical journals, floras, and books.