Japanese Camellias: An Artist’s Journey
Join renowned botanical artist Akiko Enokido in an exploration of these elegant flowering plants, from her studio in Japan.
First Akiko will lead viewers through historic images of Camellias in rare historical Japanese books, then talk about what horticultural varieties are grown in Japan. Then she will walk through some of her paintings of classic Camellias. Akiko will then demonstrate how she lays out the Camellia centers and show how she layers the petal colors in her beautiful Camellia paintings.