Sarah Simon

Sarah Simon - Designer, Artist Illustrator, and Author at TheMintGardener

Sarah Simon Projects

Create Sarah's Signature Blushes

In this preview of Sarah’s new “Watercolor Workbook: 30-Minute Beginner Botanical Projects on Premium Watercolor Paper,” learn how to create the signature blush colors that inspire her artwork. Each color recipe is connected to a project in the book, which features pages printed in watercolor paper—so you can swatch out your colors and paint right on the pages. Perfect for beginners, “Watercolor Workbook” will allow you to build your skills as you recreate Sarah’s unique, botanically-inspired watercolor artwork at home.


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About the Artist

Sarah creating a mixed-media watercolor card.

Sarah Simon is a watercolor artist whose depictions of flowers, herbs, and other botanical elements are inspired by her own urban garden. An acclaimed teacher both online and in her hometown of Seattle, Sarah has had her work featured in a wide range of publications and in commercial product design ranging from stationery to textiles. Her best-selling books, Modern Watercolor Botanicals and The Plant Lady, were released in November 2019. She is currently working on her third book and enjoys hosting the #FlowerPaintingClub for an online community of painting enthusiasts.

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