My Artist Statement

As a student of ArtBox Institute, I’ve learned about branding, marketing, business planning, insurance for artists, and public speaking- just few of the topics already covered in this 5 month long course. Tuesday¬†evening, we learned from Matt Beaty about creating an online base, a great reminder that regularly posting content […]

Image of budding Mertensia macdougalii


Hello and welcome to my first blog post! The following is an description of where I’ve been, where I’m at, and where I’m going on my path of aspiring botanical illustrator and educator. Background I have always enjoyed drawing, reading, and working with my hands. While growing up, I amused […]