Louisa
Meghraoui

Digital Graphic designer • Scientific Illustrator
Stropharia Æruginosa

role : botanical illustrator

context : school project

date : spring & summer 2015

A project mixing lithography, screenprinting, and lead letterpress printing techniques on a mushroom study in a style similar to naturalist and botanical illustrations from the 18th and 19th centuries.

The main illustration is a lithography, the three pictograms are screenprinted, and the name (Stropharia æruginosa, a.k.a Verdigris Roundhead ) is letterpress printed.

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