New Eyes for Plants: A Workbook for Plant Observation and Drawing A Workbook for Plant Observation and Drawing


160 b&w illustrations
This volume covers plant growth and development around the year, and includes exercises for seeing and understanding plant transformation. A wide variety of ordinary plants are drawn at every stage of their development, from bud to seed, from fruit and flower. Instructions help the reader try out the observation and drawing exercises. Features of the book include: a companion guide to plant development round the seasons; numerous illustrations to accompany the text; exercises for observing and for drawing plants; how science can be practised as an art; an introduction to the holistic approach of Johannes Wolfgang Goethe; and further resources and contacts for workshops are listed.
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Title: New Eyes for Plants: A Workbook for Plant Observation and Drawing A Workbook for Plant Observation and Drawing

Author(s): COLQUHOUN, MARGARET, EWALD, AXEL, GOODWIN, BRIAN (PROFESSOR, DEPARTMENT OF BIOLOGY, THE OPEN UNIVERSITY)

Categories: Environment and Nature,

Publisher: United Kingdom, Hawthorn Press Ltd: 1996

ISBN Number: 186989085X

ISBN Number 13: 9781869890858

Seller ID: 1841

Keywords: Art Botanical illustration Botany Drawing Goethean Science Nature Observation Plants START Environment and Nature,