Galearis spectabilis (Showy Orchis) is one of the true gems of the Northeastern woodland scene. This illustration of the flower in its white and purple form was used as a notecard design. it would also be suitable as a book illustration, such as for a field guide or book on orchids, or for environmental education materials such as trail guides and brochures. It is rendered in transparent watercolor on Arches paper.
Keywords: Color, Editorial, Education, Museum / Zoo, Publishing, Research, Biology, Botany, Natural History, Natural Science / Nature
© Joan Thomson