A freelance illustrator that graduated from the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, May 2008. Currently living in St. Paul MN, AKA "Pig's Eye Landing."
Interested mainly in book illustration and creature design. Currently fettered by her involvement in personal projects/world development for a novel in progress. Also suffering from "sketch syndrome."
She has also worked with Orion Group Publishers in London, as well as creating promotional works for local musicians.
Do not use any work in my gallery in any way without my permission. This includes blatant plagiarism in all of its forms, which is not the same as "inspiration." (Please use your own creativity.) If you wish to ask for my permission, please take use of dA's convenient note system as opposed to posting on my profile page. Please and thank you.
All art contained within this gallery is © to me, April Schumacher. All rights reserved.
Favourite Visual Artist
Albrecht Durer, John Howe, Graeme Base, Nicholas Di Genova... People I am watching here...
Phillip Pullman, Charles de Lint, J.R.R. Tolkien... I could stand to read more.
Tools of the Trade
acrylic, watercolor, gouache, pastel, pen and ink, pencil, colored pencil, digital.
Mythology, psychology, anatomy, astronomy, biology, animals, nature, art, writing...