Michelle Clarke
Natural Science Illustrator
   Michelle Clarke is a Fine Arts major and Scientific Illustration student currently in her senior year at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia. Having had experience illustrating for the scientific community of Universities,  the Smithsonian NMNH Entomology dept. and various others, her ability to bridge the gap between science and art is unparalleled and widespread. 

   As an illustrator, her attention to detail and tireless curiosity underscores her interest in the Natural Sciences and the world around us. In her studies, she aims to remind viewers that the scientific realm is more than just theories and data but a whole world filled with visual wonderment that sometimes you just have to take the time to look at. 

Fields of Study & Interest

  • Botanical Science
  • Marine Biology
  • Cellular/Microbiology
  • Vertebrate & Invertebrate Physiology
  • Human Anatomy
  • Ecology
  • Ornithology
  • Entomology
Illustrative & Technical Skills

​Traditional Media