Kirkell""s Silk Painting Exhibit Opens
Opening Friday, Feb. 1 and continuing through Sunday, April 20, the Arboretum will host a silk painting exhibit by botanical artist Jamie Kirkell. Titled "Orchids and Iris in the Garden," the exhibit presents Kirkell's large silk flo-ral paintings and wall tapestries. Original paintings will be available for purchase.
Kirkell is hosting an artist's reception Sunday, Feb. 2, from 2 to 4 p.m. in the Education Center. This event is free to the public and does not require registration.
Working from photography and live plants, Kirkell's work embodies the spirit of botanical art, showing the c...