Holly Somerville

Holly Somerville is an Irish artist living in the Glen of Imaal, West Wicklow, Ireland.  She has an MA in Botany from Somerville College, Oxford and a BA in Visual Communication from Edinburgh College of Art, where she specialized in illustration and photography. 

She has held several successful solo shows in Ireland.  This year she exhibited in the Royal Hibernian Academy Annual Exhibition in Dublin.

Holly works mainly in watercolour, and occasionally in soft pastel and pen and ink.   She is available for commissions of paintings of any plant, fruit or vegetable. 

For more information, please visit her site at:

To contact the artist directly, email botanicalart@hollysomerville.com
or telephone 00 353 87 6374720

Bog cotton, 12" x 10", Watercolour, © Holly Somerville 2010

Viburnum plicatum var. tomentosum 'Rowallane', 20" x 16", Watercolour
© Holly Somerville 1997
Agapanthus africanus, 12" x 10",
watercolour, © Holly Somerville 2002
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