You can see images of the paintings in "Enchanted Forrest", the first major exhibition of the Scottish Society of Botanical Artists (SSBA) below - plus photos which include some of the artists.
The exhibition closes on Sunday so there's no time to lose if you want to see it.
Kathy Munro won the award for the "Best Painting in the George Forrest category for her painting of Paeonia lutea.
She's pictured (above) with her painting and (below) receiving her award from George Anderson, who presents The Beechgrove Garden on television.
Venue: Park Gallery, Callendar House, Falkirk FK1 1 YR.
Dates: Monday 12th September - Sunday 16th October 2016
Opening hours: 10am - 5pm daily apart from Tuesdays
Read more about the exhibition in last month's blog post "Enchanted Forrest" Exhibition by the Scottish Society of Botanical Artists.
The preview has a very good attendance (see below) and some very complimentary remarks were made about the quality of the artwork.
The vote for the People's Choice Award gave this important award to Sharon Fox for her delphinium.
Below are two artists who were Highly Commended for their paintings:
Paul J Kodur
10/10/2016 05:18:56 pm
Visiting this exhibition last Friday was the first time I visited an actual botanical exhibition Katherine! It was well worth the drive and the SatNav came in very handy! I see dozens of images on the two FB groups but nothing beats seeing a botanical painting ( or drawing) in the flesh, so to speak! Really enjoyed it and gave me even more inspiration! Regards, Paul
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