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Nick Mayer

Freelance Animal Illustrator & Nature Animal Illustrator

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Said "Getting ready for teaching a workshop on Fishers Island, NY"
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Said "Just finishing up a field guide art book of Catalina Island, CA fish."
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Charaxes butterfly
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Dragonfly
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American Alligator
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Humpback Whale
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Blue Crab
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Blue Lobster
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Starfish
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Oysters
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Clownfish
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Shearwater
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Kestrel Falcon
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Roosterfish
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Alexa Szlavics - 13 days ago
Very nice work!
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Mahi Mahi
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Bluefish
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Bluefin Tuna
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Bluefin Tuna II
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Black Sea Bass
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Updated location to Lincoln, Vermont, United States.
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Said "I am currently illustrating a book-- it is a coffee table large format field guide to the fish of Catalina Island, CA"
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Animal Illustration
Nature Illustration
About Me:
The son of an artist and a biologist, Nick Mayer seems to have found a unique niche between these two disciplines. Nick has used his undergraduate and graduate degrees in biology from Brown University as tools to study and help in the conservation of fish. He has done so as an artist, a teacher, a research biologist, and a fly fisherman.

While investigating the effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill on sockeye salmon, restoring spawning habitats for the last wild strain of steelhead in the Columbia River, studying the nesting habits of sea turtles in Costa Rica, or fishing small streams in the Green Mountains for brook trout, Nick has kept detailed sketchbooks to later use as references in his watercolors. His paintings are not just portraits of fish, they are windows into real...
Location
Lincoln, Vermont, United States