Festival Artist 2019 - Linda Feltner
Linda combines the creativity of artistic design with strict standards of scientific accuracy, into what has become her trademark. Her areas of expertise include painting and drawing, teaching national workshops, and maintaining her flourishing freelance business in interpretive illustration. Linda has instructed for the UW Scientific Illustration Certification Program, and currently teaches for the Art Institute of the Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum. Linda’s aim is to provide a spark--to awaken curiosity and invite questions, to promote an appreciation for the complexity of nature and to foster a desire to protect it. She is a Signature Member of Artists for Conservation Linda M. Feltner is an award-winning nature artist and educator. and the Society of Animal Artists, and is a past President of the Guild of Natural Science Illustrators.