As rainclouds dissolve into a low mist among the steep hills of the Pacific coast, moonlight reaches the damp forest floor. A salamander ventures out from her nook in the bark of an old Douglas fir stump. She is drawn to the bright coin of a moon that lies reflected in a pool of rainwater, caught in the cup of a nearby mushroom. The climb to the top is laborious, but to a lungless salamander the wet night air is life itself, and after months of dry hibernation the first rain has opened the world wide once again.
I am a freelance illustrator from the mountain town of Jackson Hole, Wyoming. In 2016 I graduated from Rhode Island School of Design with a BFA in Illustration. I am currently located in Eugene, Oregon.
My upbringing in a wild space in the mountains has greatly influenced how I see the world and the art I create. A lifelong love for nature and animals has guided my work into the realm of conservation. My goal is to use artwork to engage the public in learning about what's going on in the natural world and what we can do ...
This is a gallery-quality giclée art print on 100% cotton rag archival paper, printed with archival inks. Each art print is listed by sheet size and features a minimum one-inch border.