Sturt’s Desert Pea Christmas Card
So brilliantly festive and so uniquely Australian, Sturt’s Desert Peas are the perfect Australian bloom to adorn your Christmas cards! These beautiful cards a printed with a watercolour by celebrated West Australian artist, author and naturalist Philippa Nikulinsky.
Sturt’s Desert Pea (Swainsona formosa) is not only the state floral emblem of South Australia, but a much-loved surprise across the red centre, from WA to the Central Desert. Add some native florals to the sea of snowmen and sleighs on your loved one’s mantle-piece this year.
Card is A6 (105mm x 148mm), blank inside for your personal message, and comes with a suitably festive bright red envelope. It is printed in Western Australia on 100% recycled paper.
About the Artist
Philippa Nikulinsky is a celebrated West Australian naturalist, botanical painter, author and artist, who for over 50 years has travelled throughout Western Australia recording in intricate detail the glorious native flora of our largest state.
Philippa has shared her gift for watercolour painting through her teaching, exhibitions, commissioned works and publications. Philippa was awarded an Order of Australia medal in 2016 for her contribution to the arts.