Botanical Art Society NL (BASNL)
The Botanical Art Society of Newfoundland and Labrador (BASNL) is a registered, not-for-profit organization established in 2016. Its aim is to promote and grow a sustainable, vibrant, and interactive community of individuals/groups who share a common interest in botanical art. Its purpose is to also raise ecological awareness and appreciation of botanical art in the community.
BASNL meets once each month throughout the calendar year. Meetings are scheduled for the third Monday of each month and are held at the MUN Botanical Gardens in the Conference Room of the main building. (In case of inclement weather or any other reason, members will be notified by email of cancellation). The formal meeting takes place from 9:30-10:30 am and is followed by painting/drawing/information sharing, ending at 4:00 pm.
You are welcome to bring your own lunch. Tea/Coffee and refreshments are provided for the breaks. You can plan to stay for all or any part of the day.
Margaret Walsh Best, President
Eileen Gear Bragg, Vice President
Glynn Bishop, Treasurer
Kathie Chalker, Secretary
Louise Collier, Director
Cynthia Metcalfe, Director
Valerie Neary, Director
Michelle Whitten LaCour, Director
Mission of BASNL :
To promote and grow a sustainable, vibrant, and interactive community of individuals/groups who share a common interest in botanical art.