Cath Hodsman exhibition with Sue Townsend in Tetbury
21 April 2011 23:00 - 24 April 2011 23:00
Location: Tetbury Market House, Church Street, Tetbury, Gloucestershire, GL8 8DD, UK.
AES member Cath Hodsman is a wildlife artist, and particularly enjoys painting insects.
Cath writes: "I find myself becoming more influenced by entomologists like John Curtis, the great Victorian pioneer of both botany and entomology. I have been completely transfixed by the paintings in Curtis's books, as well as his pioneering approach to both botany and entomology. It's been a complete inspiration to me. I think I am a frustrated Victorian at heart. His influence is definitely coming out in my paintings. What I have been trying to do is to produce entomological studies in watercolours without the need to kill the subjects. These days, when each individual creature is becoming more and more precious, I want to help the world to experience the beauty of insects and plants without the ecessity to kill, thereby promoting preservation and conservation of our indigenous species."
Cath is exhibiting her work locally in Gloucestershire during 2010.
This event was not organised by the AES. Please contact the event organiser if you have any queries.
Event organiser: Cath Hodsman
Add event to - requires a Google Calendar account and for you to be logged in.
Instructions on importing this event into your calendar.
Events listings are also available as an RSS newsfeed. Information on how you can use our newsfeeds is available.