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Vorobik Botanical Art

P.O. Box 866, Lopez Island, WA 98261. 510-520-2423. vorobik@gmail.com

All images on this site copyright Linda Ann Vorobik unless otherwise stated; Use granted only with written permission.



Welcome to the home page for Linda Ann Vorobik's artistic and botanical endeavors; browse through pages to view her art images, resume or CV, list of events (including workshops, shows, and lectures), and information on purchasing cards, prints, gift cards, and originals. Linda's work can be purchased at selected retail outlets, from this website (see gallery page), and can also be seen and purchased at Chimera Gallery, on Lopez Island, WA. Stop by and say hello: you may find her there!


See a selection of Linda's hand-painted silk hangings and scarves.

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Updated July 5th, 2017: Meet Linda at Lopez Island Farmer's Market and Studio Tour, take Botanical Watercolor Workshop at Berkeley Botanic Garden

Lopez Island Farmer's Market booth

Linda's Botanical Art and Hand-Painted Silks on Lopez Island, Washington

Visit Linda at her booth at the Lopez Island Farmer's Market. She will be there Saturdays on the following dates: July 8, 15, 22; August 5, 12, 19, 26; September 8.

Labor Day Weekend visit Linda during the Lopez Island Studio Tour. Linda and Terri Roush are graciously hosted by Greene Partners on Fisherman's Bay Road.

Leaves of Wild Ginger

Last Botanical Art Workshop of the Year in Berkeley, California

July 29th and 30th, 2017, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m: Botanical Watercolors in Miniature.

Create a beautiful miniature painting of your favorite plant at the Botanic Garden with professional botanical illustrator Linda Ann Vorobik. All levels are welcome. For the novice, Linda will walk you through easy techniques for a pleasing painting; for the more experienced, she’ll demonstrate advanced watercolor techniques. Our goal? To walk away after the weekend with a lovely painting to frame or reproduce for your own notecards. $150 members / $160 nonmembers. East Bay Regional Parks Botanic Garden, Contact Linda Blide. Berkeley, California.

Siskiyou Workshop Participants

Thank You 2017 Workshop Participants!

Photo from my last workshop, Comps and Penstemons, at Siskiyou Field Institute. 2018 workshops will be posted soon at the Siskiyou Field Institute near Selma, Oregon; at the East Bay Regional Parks Botanic Garden, Berkeley, California; at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden, Santa Barbara, California; and at SKEA south of Kona, Big Island, Hawaii.

Vorobik inked Psychilis partial

Second part orchid drawing blog post coming soon; check Linda's Vorobik Botanical Art Facebook page for updates

Based on her poster session at the Santa Barbara International Orchid Show, Linda is posting three illustrated articles on drawing and painting orchids.

The first article made the point that one needs to understand the intricacies of orchid flowers in order to be able to draw and paint them.

This second article is about basic drawing tools as applied to orchids, and the third article is about what is needed in order to paint orchids.

This poster session was designed for those who don't know anything about botanical art. The first article is posted now; watch for the next two.

Linda's Favorites CARD PACK

Purchase Linda's Botanical Art Cards at the following Locations

Besides the February Northwest Flower and Garden Show & the March Santa Barbara International Orchid Show, Linda's art may be purchased at:

Santa Barbara, California: Santa Barbara Botanic Garden Shop.

Carpinteria, California: Westerlay Orchids. This orchid business has a beautiful retail shop, along with their wholesale business specializing but not limited Phaelenopsis.

Selma, Oregon: Deer Creek Center. This is the home of the Siskiyou Field Institute, where Linda teaches botanical and botanical art workshops.

Lopez Island, Washington: Chimera Gallery and The South End General Store.

Cards are available for wholesale purchase...would your be a good place for the highest quality botanical art cards? See Vorobik's Wholesale List.

gift card pack, northwest wildflowers

Four different gift card packs are available, each with 6 different designs included:

6 Fern Designs

6 West Coast Wildflower Designs

5 Flowers and 1 Rose Hips

6 Cultivated Orchid Designs

Look on the workshop page for other lectures, workshops, and shows, with several in Washington, Oregon, California, and Hawaii.

I will host an Introduction to Botanical Illustration Workshop on Lopez Island, WA, or at a location of your choice, if I have enough interest. For more information, email me at vorobik@gmail.com.

I have posted information for commissioned botanical illustrations. This would be of interest to botanists wishing to commission illustrations and to other illustrators interested in my fees or business procedure.

For teachers: I have posted a PDF for teachers to use, illustrating different types of inflorescences, or flowering stalks. And for those learning about botanical art, I have posted a botanical art annotated bibliography (first draft).

Happy exploring the wonderful world of plants & revelling in nature through art!

About the artist:

Linda Ann Vorobik, botanist, editor, and illustrator of numerous botanical publications, cherishes all three west coast states as home. She holds a PhD from the University of Oregon, and conducts field research and teaches in the Siskiyou Mountains and at other sites. She currently on Lopez Island, Washington, and is affiliated with UC Berkeley and UW Seattle herbaria.

Linda has over 25 years of illustration and college level teaching experience, and is principal illustrator of, for example, The Flora of Santa Cruz Island, The Jepson Manual: Vascular Plants of California, and has contributed many illustrations to the Morphology and Evolution of Vascular Plants. For more information, see her Resume. For a complete list of her work experience and publications, see her Curriculum Vitae.

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