Beverly Allen


Born 1945

Beverly was a Graphic Designer and Illustrator before moving to Botanical art in 1997. Her work is held in private exhibitions such as the Shirley Sherwood collection and the Isaac and Alisa Sutton collection, as well as at the Royal Botanic Gardens Herbarium Library at Kew Gardens. Beverly was awarded a Gold Medal at the Royal Horticultural Society’s exhibition in 2007 and the inaugural Gold Medal at the New York Botanic Gardens for Botanical art in 2010.


Works by Beverly Allen in the collection


Shirley Sherwood Presents: 'Yellow Lotus' by Beverly Allen


In disbelief that the painting was in fact life-sized, Dr Shirley Sherwood went to Sydney Botanic Gardens to see the yellow lotus and indeed, its flowers really are that big.

In person - short, day workshops / courses in person

Botanical Art 'Intensive' (Watercolour Paint) Course with Beverly Allen

Botanical Art Course in Todi, Umbria, Italy

Date: 10th - 21st October 2022 (9.30am-12.30pm / 2pm-5pm)
Pricing: €1900

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