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Pickle o’clock!

Pickle o’clock!

Website is under construction so check in with the tumblr for the time being mk thanks!

Website is under construction so check in with the tumblr for the time being mk thanks!

Michiganders!If you could help a Illinois native out: My cousin (native to CA) and I are going to Rabbit Island later this month for a conservation residency and we need one very important thing….Michigan Field Guides! They will be returned unless donated. We’ll need them from July 22nd until the project is complete in October. Shoot me a message and I’ll be in touch. thanks friends! 

Michiganders!
If you could help a Illinois native out: 

My cousin (native to CA) and I are going to Rabbit Island later this month for a conservation residency and we need one very important thing….Michigan Field Guides! They will be returned unless donated. We’ll need them from July 22nd until the project is complete in October. Shoot me a message and I’ll be in touch. thanks friends! 

Print Sale // Adventure Field Guide Fundraiser
Hey all!
As some of you may know, I am going to be attending a residency on Rabbit Island off the coast of Michigan’s upper peninsula on Lake Superior. My cousin and conservation biologist Eva Dwyer will be my collaborator as we research and create a map and field guide for the island. We will be spending two weeks in late July and early August identifying and classifying plants, fish, and birds then spending the following few months creating the content for the Rabbit Island Field Guide. 
There are so many exciting things happening on the island including a lot of culinary explorations,foraging expeditions, filmmaking, composing, and of course endless drawing and conservation work. My hope is to document it all through writings and illustrations. My intention is to document as much of the visitors conservation and exploration endeavors as possible—and thats where you come in. 
In order for this all to be possible, we need the funds to dream big and make the most of our time there. This includes obtaining the proper gear to complete our conservation efforts, publishing our findings and creations, and distributing them to further encourage conservation efforts on the island and inspire them elsewhere. 
The print you see above Heron and Trout, two species native to the island, will be for sale to raise money for this project. Prints are 16in x 20in and $15. Donations are also welcome. We’re incredibly grateful for any help to complete this exciting project. 
To see whats going on with the island right now, follow them on instagram @rabbitisland or twitter @rabbitisland
Thanks all! 
Purchase Here
or Donate Here

Print Sale // Adventure Field Guide Fundraiser

Hey all!

As some of you may know, I am going to be attending a residency on Rabbit Island off the coast of Michigan’s upper peninsula on Lake Superior. My cousin and conservation biologist Eva Dwyer will be my collaborator as we research and create a map and field guide for the island. We will be spending two weeks in late July and early August identifying and classifying plants, fish, and birds then spending the following few months creating the content for the Rabbit Island Field Guide. 

There are so many exciting things happening on the island including a lot of culinary explorations,foraging expeditions, filmmaking, composing, and of course endless drawing and conservation work. My hope is to document it all through writings and illustrations. My intention is to document as much of the visitors conservation and exploration endeavors as possible—and thats where you come in. 

In order for this all to be possible, we need the funds to dream big and make the most of our time there. This includes obtaining the proper gear to complete our conservation efforts, publishing our findings and creations, and distributing them to further encourage conservation efforts on the island and inspire them elsewhere. 

The print you see above Heron and Trout, two species native to the island, will be for sale to raise money for this project. Prints are 16in x 20in and $15. Donations are also welcome. We’re incredibly grateful for any help to complete this exciting project. 

To see whats going on with the island right now, follow them on instagram @rabbitisland or twitter @rabbitisland

Thanks all! 

Purchase Here

or Donate Here

Hey all! As some of you may know I am going to be in the uppercase illustration directory Work Life 3—coming out real soon. Janine the incredible creative director behind uppercase released the front and back covers for the book just last week which I’m happy to share here. The book is already available for preorder and will contain loads of awesome work so check it out here  http://shop.uppercasemagazine.com/collections/books/products/work-life-3

Hey all! As some of you may know I am going to be in the uppercase illustration directory Work Life 3—coming out real soon. Janine the incredible creative director behind uppercase released the front and back covers for the book just last week which I’m happy to share here. The book is already available for preorder and will contain loads of awesome work so check it out here http://shop.uppercasemagazine.com/collections/books/products/work-life-3

New @_houseandgarden article I worked on is here!

New @_houseandgarden article I worked on is here!

my absolutely wonderful friends Marlee Grace and John Hanson got married a  few weeks ago on a beautiful farm in Bangor Michigan. My friend Annie and I halled it and made this map only 24 hrs before the ceremony! (and it turned out pretty great if you ask me—-we work well under pressure) 

my absolutely wonderful friends Marlee Grace and John Hanson got married a  few weeks ago on a beautiful farm in Bangor Michigan. My friend Annie and I halled it and made this map only 24 hrs before the ceremony! (and it turned out pretty great if you ask me—-we work well under pressure) 

havecompany
havecompany:

AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO GRAND RAPIDS : a pocket guide for thrifty city dwellers & traveling zinesters! 
illustrated by lucy engelman & edited by marlee grace 
please send us your big ideas at havecompany@gmail.com by july 1st! pre-orders will be available at the beginning of august and the guide will be released at the first annual GRAND RAPIDS ZINE FEST on August 24th, 2013! 

For my new and lovely home. Marlee and I making magic. Send in your favorite secret spots

havecompany:

AN ILLUSTRATED GUIDE TO GRAND RAPIDS : a pocket guide for thrifty city dwellers & traveling zinesters! 

illustrated by lucy engelman & edited by marlee grace 

please send us your big ideas at havecompany@gmail.com by july 1st! pre-orders will be available at the beginning of august and the guide will be released at the first annual GRAND RAPIDS ZINE FEST on August 24th, 2013! 

For my new and lovely home. Marlee and I making magic. Send in your favorite secret spots

Fishin’

Fishin’

Drawing dreams about a small island I get to visit this summer

Drawing dreams about a small island I get to visit this summer

redwoods in the mail

Had the opportunity to collaborate again with the talented artistic director Alaina Sullivan for the @bonappetitmag June 2013 issue. Its always so much fun to do illustrations for this publication. I’ve got illos on the inside and the outside of this one :) go grab a copy and check out this flora up close! 

Had the opportunity to collaborate again with the talented artistic director Alaina Sullivan for the @bonappetitmag June 2013 issue. Its always so much fun to do illustrations for this publication. I’ve got illos on the inside and the outside of this one :) go grab a copy and check out this flora up close! 

a little studio stack

a little studio stack

Clean photo-ready studio

Clean photo-ready studio

Loons, campfires, white peach tea, and podcasts at sparrows. Sometimes it’s okay when the Internet goes out

Loons, campfires, white peach tea, and podcasts at sparrows. Sometimes it’s okay when the Internet goes out