10.5 by 9 inches, 224 pages, full color, soft cover
Artist Sara Steele is widely recognized for her dramatic watercolors of flowers, vivid still lifes, expansive abstractions and ethereal landscapes. Blueprints for Paradise, a dramatic retrospective catalog celebrates the artist’s work at mid-career. Covering some 250 paintings, the book introduces the artist and explores her work in relation to the natural world and her commitment to ecological preservation. Her work appears in museums, municipal murals, private commissions, calendars and stationery. She is a charter member of the National Museum of Women in the Arts.