About The Art
Rainbow darter illustration
About the Artist
Emily S. Damstra earned an M.F.A. in science illustration from the University of Michigan and embarked on a career as a freelance science illustrator. Her illustrations appear on interpretive signs in museums, zoos and natural areas as well as in many different publications, including:
Guide to Great Lakes Fishes by Gerald R. Smith (University of Michigan Press 2010)
The Atlantic Coast; A Natural History by Harry Thurston (Greystone Books 2011)
She also designs coins for the Royal Canadian Mint and the United States Mint.
Emily has always lived in the Great Lakes region of North America, where she gains inspiration from and a deep appreciation for nature through gardening, hiking, volunteering and exploring the beautiful local environment.
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