Jackie Isard (BA Hons) SBA Fellow CBM ASBA
Botanical and Nature Artist • Tutor • Author
Jackie is a botanical artist living in the UK. She graduated with a BA (Hons) in Graphic Design in 1989 and had a long career in this field. In 2013 she studied garden design and was awarded a Distinction. It was from here she entered the botanical world, 2015. She is a Fellow member of the SBA (Society of Botanical Artists) and has won two awards through exhibiting with them. She is a self-taught artist passionate about flowering plants, wildflowers and the natural world. At present, she is preparing an exhibition for RHS in 2022. She is painting wet meadow wildflower plants. In her work, she spends a great deal of time researching and studying subjects to ensure the painting is true to botanical form. Visit her Facebook page to follow her journey. Jackie writes an informative blog covering various subjects and colour with many useful tips and videos. Painting the beauty of decaying plants is also one of her fortes. She enjoys sharing her knowledge through teaching at venues and online. In 2020 she wrote her first book.
ETSY shop: https://www.etsy.com/uk/shop/jibotanicalsGifts
Facebook Jackie Isard Botanicals: https://www.facebook.com/jackieisardbotanicalnaturepainting/
Her Facebook personal page also shows her work: https://www.facebook.com/jackie.isard
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