Roberta is one of America’s foremost botanical artists and educators. She is a longtime member of the American Society of Botanical Artists and the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators and for 29 years was an instructor of Botanical Art and Professional Business Practices and Marketing at the New York Botanical Garden. She currently instructs botanical drawing and painting at her studio and requested workshops.
Her work is carefully drawn and painted from live specimens. Many of the plants are from her own garden or from gardens visited on excursions. The paintings are created in a variety of media on the finest quality archival papers. Roberta's botanical paintings have been commissioned for many corporations and institutions for publication as book illustration, magazines, postage stamps, packaging and newspapers. Her fine art botanical paintings have been exhibited at the Horticultural Society of NY, New York Botanical Garden, Ellenville Library Museum, Sullivan County Museum, Karpeles Museum, NY State Museum and sold through New York and tri-state galleries.
Museum quality giclee prints are available for select images. Please contact for giclee prints, mini print cards and select originals for sale.
Watercolor of African daisy, rhododendron, daffodil, forsythia, blue bells, and sea holly, eryngium. on 18" x 24" Stonehenge hot press aqua paper, Museum Frame.
Peony watercolor 12" x 16" framed. Sale Pending
Iris locally grown. Watercolor on Arches 140 lb hot press 9" x 12". Unframed
Cattleya Orchid watercolor 12" x 16" painted from live subject specimen at Bonnet House and Gardens, Fort Lauderdale, FL. Sold 🔴
Watercolor on Arches 600 gsm / 300 lb hot press. SOLD🔴
Watercolor on Fabriano 300 lb hot press paper
illustration of hostas for Fine Gardening magazine. Original art framed and SOLD 🔴
Definitive set of postal stamps for Palau $.01 - $10.00. original art not available.
Watercolor pencil on Cartiere Maganani 6" x 18". Framed
Watercolor and watercolor pencil 12" x 16", framed. SOLD 🔴
Watercolor commissioned and published in National Gardening Magazine. Original framed available and giclee prints.
Watercolor pencil and watercolor on 300 lb Fabriano Artistico. 10" x 14". Unframed.
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