A pressing of a plant in a book
La Botaniste, 1810–1865
Elaborate annotations hidden in a copy of Sir James Edward Smith’s The English Flora hinted at the life of a mysterious woman botanist.
La Botaniste, 1810–1865
La Botaniste, 1810–1865

Elaborate annotations hidden in a copy of Sir James Edward Smith’s The English Flora hinted at the life of a mysterious woman botanist.

Elaborate annotations hidden in a copy of Sir James Edward Smith’s The English Flora hinted at the life of a mysterious woman botanist.

botanical illustration
For the Love of Plants
Kenny Coogan | Jul 9, 2015
Meet botanical illustrator Mindy Lighthipe, who practices environmental activism through art.
Botanical Art
Kenny Coogan | Jul 9, 2015
Scientific illustrator Mindy Lighthipe’s interest in insects inspired her to begin drawing plants.
Building Flowers
Jef Akst | Feb 16, 2012
An architecture graduate constructs intricate botanical illustrations using the computer graphics programs intended to design buildings.