Author Archives: Cynthia Armstrong
Thrilled to be featured at the Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History….past fungus fair posters. Fun Forms: Nature Illustration in Fungus Fair Posters
I’ll be teaching a series of 3 botanical themed workshops at the UCSC Arboretum & Botanical Gardens. May 15, 16, & 18, 2019. https://arboretum.ucsc.edu/news-events/events/left-nav-page.html
Thrilled to be an ‘Artist in the Garden’ during the Home Garden Tour sponsored by the UCSC Arboretum – April 27, 2019; 10am to 4pm I’ll be hosted by a generous Arboretum supporter, meeting and greeting visitors as I paint … Continue reading
Thrilled to be taking part in this year’s ‘tiny’ show at the Studio Gallery, November 8th – December 23rd, 2108. Reception: Sunday November 11th. Studio Gallery 1641 Pacific Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109. 415.931. 3130
I’m thrilled to have been asked to participate at the Santa Cruz Art League, with samples of my science illustration work featured in their Spotlight Gallery. I was a sort of ancillary participant in their Planet Pulse show.
My friend, Gerardo Aymard, sent me a photo today of the plant he had me illustrate back in 2003: Tetracera boomii G.Aymard C. I had a plant pressing to work from….dead, brown, not terribly exciting. Nice to see it in … Continue reading
I was recently introduced to Fuyu persimmons by a friend. Love the orange-ness and not a bit astringent….two great reasons to have them around.