Lesley Alexander

Botanical and Nature Artist

Tulipa 'Pink Twist'
Tulipa 'Pink Twist'

Watercolour on paper

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'Sunny Days'
'Sunny Days'

Watercolour on paper Petunia 'Crazytunia StarJubilee', Osteospermum ecklonis 'Sweet Kardinal', Chrysanthemum indicum SOLD

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'Gay's Garden'
'Gay's Garden'

Watercolour on paper Clematis 'F.H. Young' Hosta Corynocarpus laevigatus, NZ laurel, Karaka SOLD

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Clematis tangutica
Clematis tangutica

Watercolour on paper SOLD

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Camellia sasanqua
Camellia sasanqua

'Gay-Border' Watercolour on paper

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What's Happening!

Gift vouchers available!

It's that crazy time of year already! Where has the year gone to? 

Buying gifts for your loved ones can be very fraught - what do you buy that someone who has everything? 

Why not get them one of my gift vouchers so they can choose their favourite print, or take classes? 

Each voucher will be personalised with recipitants name and valid for a year from purchase.

Contact me for more information or buy here.

Artwork available to View!

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I am delighted to see my watercolour, 'Pepino - 'Incredible Ruby', Solanum muricatum'  in the Welcome Swallow Gallery in Hamilton. If you are in the area, pop in and see it. 

Cards and prints are available to buy here.

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Latest Commission finished!

I was delighted to be commissioned by the Auckland Botanic Gardens to paint a watercolour of Hebe 'Wiri Mist' for their 40th year celebrations. The completed artwork and limited edition prints were delivered to the gardens last week.


It will feature on the cover of their next 'Friends of the Gardens' newsletter and prints will be available from them in the

near future.

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'I am constantly inspired by the natural beauty of New Zealand''

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A range of Limited Edition Fine Art Giclee prints and cards of many of my artworks  are available in my shop - ideal for all occasions.


'Art is not what you see,

but what you make others see' 

- Edgar Degas -