Hallo, ek is Maree Clarkson, welkom by my RedBubble portefeulje. Kunswerk, die denke van ‘n amper-verengelsde Afrikaner en alles en nog wat!


“She is not quite what you would call refined. She is not quite what you would call unrefined. She is the kind of person that keeps a Raven.
- Apologies to Mark Twain!


Hi, I am Maree Clarkson, Artist, Nature Student, gardener and bird-lover.

I am a watercolour wildlife and conservation artist and Nature Student living on my little piece of African soil in Tarlton (Gauteng, South Africa), in love with life, chickens, gardening and nature! :: I sit and drink tea in the mornings, paint in the afternoons and come out at dusk to listen as the world tucks itself in for the night ::

Thank you for viewing my profile and welcome to my Bubble! Join me on my journey into the wonderful world of art!

If you’re interested in purchasing my ORIGINAL artworks, you can contact me
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at Maree Clarkson or BubbleMail me right here!


I am a host of Afrikaans. The starting date of this group was 14 September 2010.


  • Age: 70
  • Joined: February 2010

Journal

Lichens and mosses

A leafy foliose lichen (Xanthoparmelia substrigosa) on the trunk of my Acacia karroo tree / After heavy rains we had in early April, many of my trees, and rocks, sported lichens and mosses, totally fascinating! And now, two months later, they are still there, but have turned pale grey. But understanding lichens is complex (to me at least!), so I’ve had to resort to an internet search to exp…
Posted 28 days – 2 comments

Collectible Botanical Prints

Restio – Thamnochortus insignis male plant / Recently a renaissance has been occurring in botanical art and illustration. The reasons for this resurgence are many. In addition to the need for clear scientific illustration, botanical depictions continue to be one of the most popular forms of “wall art”. / There is an increasing interest in the changes occurring in the natural wor…
Posted 3 months – 6 comments

Afrikaanse verkope - Baie dankie!

Deesdae verkoop ek al hoe meer Afrikaanse werke – T-hemde, kaartjies, Hardeblad Joernale en nog meer. Ek dink daar is ’n groot aanvraag (en tekort!) vir items met ’n Afrikaanse tema. Soek maar op die internet, die goed is so skaars soos hoendertande! / Baie dankie aan die kopers van die volgende items : / Hardeblad Joernaal “Sirkels in die Son” / Poster “Kyk! D…
Posted 6 months – 10 comments

Being "FOUND" by RB

The dark forest / On the 21st September 2015, the above image was “FOUND” by RedBubble, and what an amazing experience it has been! A few of my images had appeared on RedBubble’s front page in the old days, but this was my first FOUND and it has had a profound effect. / Since posting the image on the 19th September 2015 and then being FOUND on the 21st September, it has had 6 86…
Posted 9 months – 44 comments
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