Sally Pinhey


Sally Pinhey, JP, MSc, SGM, FCPGFS, FLS, full member of the Association of Illustrators and the Institute of Analytical Plant Illustration. Studying Mediterranean flora led to 2 silver gilt medals, and 2 silver RHS Grenfell medals. A qualified teacher, she has been the Botanical Art instructor at Kingston Maurward College since 1998, and tutored courses at the Eden Project in Cornwall from 2000-2003. She was an invited demonstrator at Art in Action in 2002, ‘03 and ‘05. She completed her MSc at Bournemouth University with merit in 2017.

She is a joint tutor with Margaret Tebbs since 2013, running workshops entitled “Botany for Artists.” at education venues in Dorset and Hampshire.

She is also a Fellow of the Chelsea Physic Garden Florilegium Society and is passionate about providing plant illustrations for scientific archives. In 2017 she co-founded the Botanical Illustration Ecology Group (BIEG) with Margaret Tebbs.

Author's Books

Plants for Soil Regeneration

An Illustrated Guide