I am a Ph.D.-level cell biologist by training, now specializing in the creation of eye-catching digital illustrations that portray the complex beauty of life at the cell and molecular level. I enjoy using interesting color palettes and elements of graphic design in all of my work, including simpler pieces such as schematic illustrations and diagrams. I am also fascinated by the use of 3D computer modeling to produce visual environments that can pull the viewer into a microscopic or molecular world.
Angela Vaculik is a freelance illustrator and graphic designer with over 20 years of professional experience. She has a realistic illustrative style and can easily transition to a more stylized approach. With a focus on natural science, her illustrations are captivating and colourful with great attention to detail. Using traditional and digital methods, Angela’s primary goal is to deliver exceptional impactful art.
Her website can be viewed at www.angelavaculik.com
Rachel Ivanyi is a freelance illustrator who works on a variety of natural history subjects. Trained as a zoologist and scientific illustrator, she has long been drawn to the minute variations that separate one species from another and much of her work reflects this. Her style ranges from highly detailed scientific renderings to more whimsical illustration, in a variety of traditional and digital media.
Kathryn Killackey is freelance science illustrator. She has a B.A. in Anthropology from University of California, Berkeley, a M.A. in Field and Analytical Techniques in Archaeology from University College London, and a Certificate in Science Illustration from the internationally renown program at California State University, Monterey Bay. Her education has given her strong research skills which she is interested in applying to a range of scientific topics. Each illustration completed adds to her knowledge of the natural world and incr... Read More »
"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.