Ann Swan is one of the UK’s leading botanical artists working in pencil and coloured pencil; well known for her fine detail, vibrant colour and strong contemporary style.

Awarded four Gold Medals by the Royal Horticultural Society, her work is represented in the prestigious Shirley Sherwood Collection and the RHS Lindley Library.

She is an enthusiastic and nurturing teacher and we are very excited to be hosting Ann at Bathwick Hill House. 

Her book ‘Botanical Painting with Coloured Pencils’ is a leader in its field.

For more information on Ann and her incredible work, please visit her website at