Natural Illustration

Fusing nature with the precision of scientific observation in graphite and charcoal pencil.

Loon bird in graphite by Kelsea Rothaus.

Still life studies and natural subjects are things I’ve enjoyed for a long time. My favorite part is knowing that a well-preserved drawing can outlast the lifespan of the subject.

Freesia in graphite and white pencil by Kelsea Rothaus
Cowslip in graphite and white pencil by Kelsea Rothaus