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December 3, 2017

Scarves designed by Sue Wickison Video released

Video and acknowledgement to the crew Read more...


November 29, 2017

Ravenala Madagascariensis

Ravenala madagascariensis was first shown in 2013 at Sue’s joint show with Sue J Williams ” Black and White in Colour” at Kew Gardens, London. Read more...


January 2, 2017

Tacca chantrieri seeds

"Tacca chantrieri seeds" image is used by the American Society of Botanical Artists
at the annual conference Read more...


July 30, 2016

Alloxylon Flammeum

Alloxylon Flammeum Original donated to the Sydney Florilegium Collection Read more...


May 12, 2014

The Joyce Cuming Presentation Award

Prize winners at the Society of Botanical Artist's Annual Exhibition 2014. A legacy from Joyce Cuming – a sterling silver Almoner’s plate.
Winner - Sue Wickison BA (Hons) SBA GM CBM 2010 for Arisarum Proboscideum Read more...


November 19, 2013

'Black and White in Colour' at Kew Gardens - a review

The theme is one of opposites and contrasts, the aim to show the variations in colour within an apparently restricted palette. The contrasts include the scale of their paintings and the variety of their subject matter – with plants from the northern and southern hemispheres, exotic and familiar, critically endangered to popular and wide-spread species. Read more...


October 12, 2013

2013 Exhibition at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery , Royal Botanic, Gardens Kew

Exhibition 'Black and White In Colour' at the Shirley Sherwood Gallery of Botanical Art at Kew Royal Botanical Gardens, London, UK, will explore the subtleties of the great range of “black” and “white” in the plant world. Sue has paintings in both the Shirley Sherwood and Isaac Sutton Collections. Read more...


July 1, 2013

Farsetia Linearis

Neither of interest to grazers nor the flamboyant specimen I had hoped for as an artist with its dried stems and leaves with rolled margins, but under the microscope the tiny 10mm flowers revealed a beauty of their own.

The transparent division within the pods carried overlapping lines of winged seeds and the subdued tones of the plant reflected the subtle palette of the desert. Read more...


June 7, 2013

Aponogeton ranunculiflorus

In February 2012 I was extremely fortunate to travel to a very remote location in southern Africa.

The Sehlabathebe National Park, high in the mountains of Lesotho, is home to a critically endangered tiny water lily Aponogeton ranunculiflorus. It is only found in the restricted area of the park and in a few locations in South Africa. Read more...


October 12, 2012

Diamond Jubilee 'Splash' Exhibition

Watercolour New Zealand’s National 2012 annual exhibition, Diamond Jubilee ‘Splash’, to celebrate the 60 year reign of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, was opened by the Governor-General, Lt Gen The Rt Hon Sir Jerry Mateparae, on October 12.

Sue was invited as a guest artist. Read more...


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