bonnell marie cotnoir

category: Visual-Illustration,

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Artist Statement

 I have  studied at the New School , the College of New Rochelle ,  the Westchester Art Workshop , Horticultural Society of New York. ,  and the New York Botanical Garden from which I was awarded a degree in Botanical Illustration .

I continue to study privately  having worked with several acclaimed Botanical Artists including  Carol Bolt and Mindy Lighthipe . I am presently studying with International Watercolor Artist Brigitte Loritz

For several years I taught watercolor techniques ,drawing and colored pencil .

My work had won several awards ,including a Westchester BeauxArts first place .

I exhibit throughout Westchester , the Hudson Valley and Provincetown , Ma. having recently exhibited at Gallery 222  , Hurleyville , N.Y.

My work is held by several private collectors and on permanent exhibit at Lawrence Hospital in Bronxville , N.Y.

Educational Background

College of New Rochelle

the New School


the NY Horitcultural Society

Rye Arts Center