Sam is a Central Coast artist who has completed a Bachelor of Natural History Illustration with Honours at University of Newcastle. Sam favours carbon dust, pen and ink, pencil, digital illustration, acrylic inks, and alternative photography techniques.
Sam’s work has been shown locally and regionally, including Maitland Regional Art Gallery, Gosford Regional Art Gallery, Ruby Samadhi Gallery, Royal Easter Show and in exhibitions with both Central Coast and Tuggerah Lakes Art Society, and Wildlife and Botanical Artists, Inc.
Sam sells her work at markets and online in many forms including greeting cards, gift tags, gift bags, bookmarks, and pot stands. She has had her work shown on the cover of Myrmecia in 2016 and has also won awards for her artwork.
Sam’s passion is nature but her obsession is paleontology and she also enjoys entomology and botany. The intricate detail of each piece is reflective of the hours of research put in by the artist.Website: https://www.samblanks.com/
Online store: https://samblanksart.square.site/Email: [email protected]
Facebook: @SamBlanksArt or https://www.facebook.com/SamBlanksArt
Instagram: @sam_blanks_art or https://www.instagram.com/sam_blanks_art/