Botanical Illustrator • Printmaker • Gardener

 

News and Events

 

2017 Exhibits & Events:

Plant: Exploring the Botanical World

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plant: Exploring the Botanical World, Phaidon Press,
features my Bottle Gourd copper etching amongst the 300 works of art.

Available for purchase through Amazon.

 

Feb 17 –
April 1 Prelude to Spring: Botanical Art in Vermont Compass Music and Art Center

Feb 27
Translating Plants to Paper: 40 Years as a Botanical Artist
. Public lecture at Manhattan Chapter of North American Rock Garden Society

April 4 –
A Botanist’s Vocabulary
lecture and book signing. Torrey Botanical Society NYBG

April 21-22
Perennially Yours 13th Annual Garden Symposium
. Etchings available for sale during symposium

Dec 1-3
Brattleboro West Arts
annual holiday show and sale.

 

2016 Exhibits & Events:

A Botanist's Vocabulary 

A Botanist’s Vocabulary
by Susan Pell and Bobbi Angell
Timber Press 2016
Available from local booksellers or
Purchase through Amazon.

Our book has been getting great reviews, and was listed in top 10 gardenening books by The Guardian. Read some of the reviews below or check Amazon to get the full list of reviews.

 

 

 

“Students, gardeners, and even professional botanists will find much to like in this expanded glossary, with its concise definitions and elegant drawings. . . . Botany reference collections will find this a welcome addition for users of all levels.” —Booklist

“If you don’t know your palmate from your pandurate leaf, you may find this well laid-out guide to botanical terms a wonderful resource. . . . it’s possible to enrich your whole gardening experience, whether you’re a botany student, a gardener or simply someone who wants to learn more about plants.” —The Guardian

“Not only vital to understanding landscape architecture as it is transmitted in the written word, but also for communicating its expressive depth. . . . Terms here are explicated in brief and illustrated by elegant, clear line drawings.” —Landscape Architecture Magazine

June 3 - July 6
The Beauty of Botanicals  OA Gallery, KirkwoodMO
ASBA group exhibit

 July 8 - Sept 11
Woody Plants of New England, Arnold Arboretum, Jamaica PlainMA
NESBA group exhibit

September 15,22,29
Scientific Illustration and the Microscopic View
. Class at Wellesley Friends of Horticulture.

Dec 2-4
14 Artists/3 Days
Brattleboro West Arts annual holiday show and sale.

 

2015 Exhibits & Events:

March 24 – Jun 7
17th Annual Botanical Art Exhibition
Filoli  Gardens, Woodside, CA

May 23 – 24
Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio Weekend
Gallery Wright, Wilmington, VT
Printmaking demonstrations, display and sales
http://www.vermontcrafts.com/index.html

July 23
Evening at Elm Bank: Arts on the Green
Wellesley, MA
Display and sale of original prints
https://www.masshort.org/Events/

September 12
Hollister House Garden Study Weekend V
Southbury, CT
Display and sale of original prints
http://www.hollisterhousegarden.org/events/garden-study-weekend-symposium-2/

 

2014 Exhibits & Events:

Making an Impression, 18 Vermont Printmakers
Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph VT

Flora: A Celebration of Flowers in Contemporary Art
Brattleboro Museum and Arts Center, Brattleboro, VT

Trade Secrets
Sharon, CT

Vermont Crafts Council Open Studio Weekend
Gallery Wright, Wilmington, VT

From The Mountains to the Sea; a New England Society of Botanical Artists
Audubon Society of Rhode Island, Bristol, RI
Coastal Maine Botanical Gardens, Boothbay, ME

Following in the Bartrams’ Footsteps; an ASBA traveling exhibit
Cherokee Garden Library, Atlanta, GA
North Carolina Botanic Garden, Chapel Hill, NC
University of California Botanical Garden, Berkeley, CA

 

Recently Published

Plant: Exploring the Botanical World

 

 

 

 

 

 

Plant: Exploring the Botanical World, Phaidon Press,
features my Bottle Gourd copper etching amongst the 300 works of art.

Available for purchase through Amazon.


A Botanist's Vocabulary

 

 

 

 

 

 

A Botanist’s Vocabulary, by Susan Pell and Bobbi Angell
Timber Press 2016
Purchase through Amazon

 

New Flora of Vermont, by Arthur Gilman, NYBG Press, with 6 plates by Bobbi Angel.
Find at NYBG Press: http://www.nybgpress.org/

Orchid Flora of the Greater Antilles, by James Ackerman and collaborators, NYBG Press, with 75 line drawings by Bobbi Angell
Find at NYBG Press: http://www.nybgpress.org/

Flying Blind, by Don Mitchell, Chelsea Green Press, with chapter illustrations by Bobbi Angell
Find at Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/Flying-Blind-Adventures-Buckthorn-Endangered/dp/1603585206/

To Eat: A Country Life, by Joe Eck and Wayne Winterrowd, Farrar Straus and Giroux, with chapter illustrations by Bobbi Angell
Find at Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/To-Eat-A-Country-Life/dp/0374278326/


Galleries

Bobbi’s etchings can be seen at:


Gallery Wright, Wilmington, VT http://www.gallerywright.com/

Powers Gallery, Acton, MA http://www.powersgallery.com/

Tilting at Windmills Gallery http://www.tilting.com/about_gallery/