Ros Franklin | Botanical Artist, Illustrator & Tutor
With her passion for plants, and scientific background, Ros delights in sharing her love of botanical painting & illustration, and botany through her courses in her new studio in Hampshire. Ros also teaches on botanical drawing & illustration courses at The Eden Project, Cornwall, and at RHS Rosemoor, and with Field Breaks at Hassop Hall, Derbyshire, UK.
Ros became Chairman of the Eden Project Florilegium Society in January 2012.
Ros was one of a group of selected members of SWSBA who were awarded an RHS Silver Medal in 2013 for their themed exhibition entitled "Spots and Stripes".
Ros had two paintings in The Prince's Trust "An Evening of Art" auction in December 2013.
She was elected a Fellow of The Linnean Society of London, October 2013.
In 2015 Ros was awarded an RHS Gold Medal for her first solo exhibition, "Arisaemas for the Sheltered Garden or Greenhouse". The RHS Lindley Library purchased Arisaema speciosum var. mirabile from the exhibition.