News Stories from February 2017

Beautiful Bryophytes: Botanical illustrations of moss

Story posted: 2. February 2017 by Lizzie Harper

I've been working on lots of botanical illustrations for the Field Studies Council recently, and a lot of the plants on the list of heathland species are bryophytes, beautiful mosses.

I'm lucky enough to have had an enourmous amount of help assembling species to work with (see my blog ) and have been working on the painted finals over the past few weeks.

Moss specimens in storage

Below is a gallery of some fo the moss illustrations I've completed so far for this job. ¬†This blog is more of a "what I've been up to" posting than a mossy step by step , or…

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