About

Hi! My name is Emily Elizabeth Tompkins and I am an illustrator and graphic designer. I have a BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in Communication Arts with a concentration in Scientific and Preparatory Medical Illustration and a minor in Biology. I work part-time at The Well at VCU, designing and writing/editing their well-known Stall Seat Journal publication.

Areas of special interest and ability include (in no particular order):
• Watercolor
• Ink drawing
• Colored pencil
• Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and Indesign
• Writing and copy editing
• Science, esp. biology and psychology
• Naturalistic art
• Surrealist art
• Health topics, esp. relating to mental illness and/or addiction
• Work that advances public health or otherwise does good in the world

If you’re interested in hiring me for either short-term or long-term work, or have any questions, feel free to email me via my contact page.