100 Flower Images for April

by Fred Showker

In time for spring is this collection of dozens of clip art and reference art files you can download! The sample files -- all usable clip art -- are located in the Publishers' Warehouse! All these come from the superb Dover books on the topic of flowers! In the Publishers Warehouse, select the files you like, then you know which books they came from. All of these are very inexpensive books!

Decorative Flower and Leaf Designs

Decorative Flower and Leaf Designs by Richard Hofmann (Author)
Attractive selection of illustrations, reprinted from rare late-19th-century German collection of designs for surface decoration, textiles, other uses. Includes 124 stylized representations of lush blossoms, tropical fruits and graceful foliage. Inspirational, copyright-free, low-cost sourcebook for artists and craftworkers.
Decorative Flower and Leaf Designs

Exotic Flowers for Artists and Craftspeople

Exotic Flowers for Artists and Craftspeople by Yuko Green
Splendid sourcebook of 135 accurate black-and-white illustrations of tropical flowers, including such spectacular specimens as the African tulip, rainbow shower tree, safari sunset, glory bush, Madagascar periwinkle, crown of thorns, flametip, passion flower, and much more. Ideal for a host of design and craft uses.
Exotic Flowers for Artists and Craftspeople

Big Book of Plant and Flower Illustrations

Big Book of Plant and Flower Illustrations by Maggie Kate (Editor)
Indispensable resource of more than 600 copyright-free illustrations for artists, desktop publishers, nature enthusiasts, and craftworkers provides accurate, attractive depictions of wildflowers, trees, herbs, cacti, tropical blooms, garden flowers, common weeds, house plants, mushrooms, medicinal plants, and much more. Each illustration is identified and an index makes it easy to find specific plants.
Big Book of Plant and Flower Illustrations

Favorite Flowers CD-ROM and Book

Favorite Flowers CD-ROM and Book by Dover Books
This convenient archive of 253 high-quality, permission-free images of flowers showcases the work of several different artists. A rich treasury of versatile, sharply detailed illustrations, it encompasses a profusion of tropical blooms, garden flowers, house plants, roses, orchids, wildflowers, and many other popular florals. Each illustration is identified, and an index makes it easy to find specific plants.
Favorite Flowers CD-ROM and Book

Decorative Floral Designs and Motifs CD-ROM and Book

Decorative Floral Designs and Motifs CD-ROM and Book by Madeleine Orban-Szontagh
Scores of elegant designs incorporating flowers and fruit adapted from motifs on antique textiles are useful for a host of applications. Floral borders, centerpieces, and allover patterns are ideal for commercial artists and designers but will also appeal to hobbyists who enjoy embroidery, designing textiles, and other crafts. 275 black-and-white illustrations.
Decorative Floral Designs and Motifs CD-ROM and Book

Wildflowers CD-ROM and Book

Wildflowers CD-ROM and Book by Dover Books
Treasury of floral motifs, beautifully rendered for a variety of craft and artistic uses, includes accurate depictions of coneflowers, violets, iris, clover, water lilies, columbine, poppies, evening primrose, buttercups, Dutchman's breeches, and a host of other exquisite blossoms. 147 black-and-white, 49 full-color illustrations.
Wildflowers CD-ROM and Book

Floral Design

Floral Design by Dover Books
The images in this beautifully conceived CD-ROM and book set have been selected from many rare and costly sources. Ranging in style from 18th-century botanical to early-20th-century Art Nouveau, the appealing illustrations 286 in color, 32 in black-and-white depict flowers, plants, tendrils, blossoms, and leaves.
Floral Design

Flower Designs and Motifs CD-ROM and Book

Flower Designs and Motifs CD-ROM and Book by Charlene Tarbox
Detailed, accurate renderings of lilies, violets, orchids, dogwood, and other floral varieties shown individually, framed, and in sprays. A versatile source of design inspiration for graphic artists and illustrators; charming images for use in a variety of craft applications. 174 black-and-white illustrations.
Flower Designs and Motifs CD-ROM and Book

Old-Fashioned Floral Designs CD-ROM and Book

Old-Fashioned Floral Designs CD-ROM and Book by Dover Books
Over 600 copyright-free 19th-century floral illustrations include single roses, bouquets of mixed florals, sprays of daisies, nasturtium borders, much more. 64-page book includes all designs on one side of page only for cut-and-paste use. Disk contains all items in book.
Old-Fashioned Floral Designs CD-ROM and Book

The Loading Dock at the Publishers Warehouse

Those of you who subscribe to the email DTG newsletter already know where to go to begin downloading all the clip art, templates, outline drawings, legacy art and pictorial reference art in this collection. Just click on the "clip art" button, or see the top "NEW" items in the index. Those of you who DO NOT subscribe can still pig--out on this superb collection by going and signing in at the Publishers Warehouse
      have a great time, and...

thanks for reading

Fred Showker

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