Betsy Cole Roe
Betsy Cole Roe, with a particular interest in the scientific part of illustration and telling the ‘story’ of plants, took her certificate courses in Scientific Botanical illustration from The Minnesota School of Botanical Art and The Sarasota School of Botanical Art. She lives in Sarasota and has shown her work in juried shows Florida, Minnesota, Canada and Australia. She has received Best of Show in her watercolor paintings. Her work has appeared in publications, chosen for Civic Art in Minnesota and Israel and is in private collections. A number of Betsy’s paintings have been accepted into The Eloise Butler Garden Florilegium in Minnesota.