This book is a look at the English countryside throughout the year through the sketchbooks of artist Jennie Hale. The book is filled with watercolour sketches of birds, insects, animal and plant life along with her handwritten notes about the seasons and the doings in the fields and forests around her. This Diary, filled with a selection of her delightful sketches and notes, is a charming book that will appeal to all who love the countryside. Western Morning News (September 2007) - 'Within the pages of a beautifully created book, are all the thoughts, musings and discoveries of someone who not only can reproduce what she sees, but also records when and where she sees them.' Totnes Times (September 2007) - 'The book provides a charming and fascinating insight into the changing seasons in the countryside and contains watercolour paintings of flora and fauna throughout, together with Jennie's handwritten notes.'
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(219mm x 276mm x 18mm)
A & C Black Publishers Ltd
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
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Author Biography - Jennie Hale
Jennie Hale is well-known for her passionate love of the countryside and her beautiful drawings of flora and fauna. She has exhibited her ceramics and drawings widely and her paintings and sketches have appeared in a number of books including John Busby's Drawing Birds. In 1994 she was runner up in the BBC Wildlife Magazine's 'Nature Diarist of the Year'.