Science based art and visual story telling is at the heart of Griswold Artworks' business. Bringing ideas to life and creating visuals impossible to capture with a camera require attention to detail and the ability to communicate with you and understand your needs. With 30 years of Illustration and Design experience, we are ready for your project.
Trained first as a scenic artist Chris uses a nearly 30 year career in the entertainment industry to inform not only scientific illustration pieces but exhibit design as well.
Exhibit designs for the Carnegie Museum of Natural History, online for the Nature Conservancy and for the George B. Dorr Museum have complimented Chris' own works published in the American Orchid Society's international magazine, accessioned into the permanent collection of the New York Botanical Garden and exhibited at the Peabody Museum of Natural History - Yale.
Biology - Research & Education - Ecosystems Past & Present
Communicating science visually in traditional and digital media for the web and print. Illustrating takes me on cliff edges, dinosaur excavations, jungles and classrooms, millions of years into the past and the microscopic world.
"Late in the Day" - scratchboard/watercolor, 18" x 24"; piece created for the Grand Canyon Celebration of Art exhibit, September, 2012, which is a fundraiser for the Grand Canyon. Artist specializes in subjects of natural history, wildlife conservation, environmental protection, as well as illustrations for books, magazines, maps, zoos, and museums. Experienced in scratchboard, watercolor, acrylic, and oil painting.
Freelance natural science illustrator. Work for advertising, natural science books and magazines, museums, international organizations and much more. Traditional techniques, such as watercolor, pencil, pen&ink.
Sayo-Art creates bold, dynamic art to educate and excite wonder in technical and scientific topics.
Discover creative ways of looking at subjects new and old; whether you're communicating a new pharmaceutical product's potential, creating a brochure for the city zoo, or publishing your research results.