University of California, Santa Cruz Master of Science Illustration – 2009
Blackpool and the Fylde College of Art and Design, UK Ba(honors) Scientific and Natural History Illustration – 2008
Millersville University of Pennsylvania BS Biology & Botany with honors – 2002 to 2006
Electronic Publishing Services, New York. Medical and Biological illustrations and graphics 2011-2012
Christopher Hardy (PhD) Millersville University. Illustrations supporting research in genetic and anatomical features of the Spiderwort family of plants in South America. 2011, 2010, 2006-2007
Illustrations and Design work for Dr. Patrick Kangas for his book on the ecology and history of the Sittee River system in Belize. University of Maryland 2010
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Illustrations for a future monograph on the most complete paleobotanical find in recent history in Wisconsin. Illustrations and concept work on Prototaxites (aka The Humongous Fungus) for Dr. Carol Hotton. Illustrations for the Educational branch of the Paleobotany Department. Illustrations for the Department of Entomology. 2010-2011
Carnegie Museum of Natural History. Mural illustrations for the Department of Education in support of their educational video series for elementary and high schools. 2010
Butterfly Bar, Austin TX 2012 (Solo)
The Menagerie at The Parish, Austin TX 2012 (Group)
Millersville University Herbarium, Millersville PA 2011 (Solo)
Level X Lounge, Washington DC 2010 (Solo)
Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Pittsburgh PA 2009 (Solo)
Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History, Illustrating Nature, Santa Cruz CA 2009 (Group)
AWARDS, HONORS & MEMBERSHIPS
Selected as a Signature Member of Artists For Conservation
Selected as an Exhibiting Artist Member of the Queensland Wildlife Artists Society
Herbarium Associate, Millersville Biology Department.
Member: RAW Natural Born Artists, Austin TX.
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History: Scientific Illustration intern
Carnegie Museum of Natural History: Illustration intern
Graduated University of California, Santa Cruz with honors
The first American selected for the prestigious Ba(hons) Scientific and Natural History Illustration, Blackpool College of Art and Design, Blackpool UK.
Graduated Millersville University with honors
Selected to present undergraduate research and poster
Received Henderson Scholarship to pursue undergraduate research in biology, conservation, and illustration.
Hardy CR, J Ryndock. 2012. Floral morphology and organogenesis in Tinantia pringlei, along with a review of floral developmental variation in the spiderwort family, Commelinaceae. Botanical Review 78 (4; in press) 2012
McInerney, Francesca A. and Wing, Scott L. 2011. The Paleocene-Eocene Thermal Maximum: a Perturbation of Carbon Cycle, Climate, and Biosphere with Implications for the Future, Annual Review of Earth and Planetary Sciences, 39:489-516 http://si-pddr.si.edu/dspace/handle/10088/16827 2011
Kangas, Patrick. An Ecology of the Sittee River, Belize. 2010
Identification pamphlet with 30 illustrations to the trees of Millersville PA. 2006