Matt Patterson's Profile
I can remember drawing and painting from a very young age, particularly wildlife and much of my work today reflects this interest. I have a BA in Studio Art and also graduated with a Professional Certificate from the Art Institute of Boston in Illustration in 2006. I have worked both as a freelance illustrator and as a staff artist doing book illustration, scientific illustration, product design and decorative illustration. I also have exhibited work in many fine art galleries and have paintings in the permanent collections of two museums. My book Freshwater Fish of the Northeast recently won the Design and Artistic Merit Category of the 2010 National Outdoor Book Awards. I recently had a children’s book released titled Daylight Moonlight that explores different habitats throughout North America and the animals found in them both during the day and night. Also, I am currently working on a book of reptiles and amphibians found in...
- Joined April 20, 2012