The next meeting of the Artists’ Guild of Anna Maria Island will feature Botanical Artist Olivia Marie Braida-Chiusano.
Botanical Artist is the featured speaker.
Author, educator and artist, Olivia will be speaking about the history of botanical art. She’ll additionally discuss the influence of the French Court period. The date is Feb. 3rd, in Lowe Hall, Church of the Annunciation. Find the church on 45th Street and 2nd Avenue in Holmes Beach. The meeting begins with a social time at 6:30pm and the program will start at 7pm.
Using watercolor, pen & ink and graphite, Ms. Braida-Chiusano’s work combines scientific accuracy with aesthetic beauty. She is also the founder of the Academy of Botanical Art. They offer botanical certification through the Marie Selby Botanical Gardens.