Erika McGinnis Biography
Erika McGinnis has been painting and drawing since she was very young. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Art from Boise State University in 1998 with an emphasis in art history. Erika currently is the editor of Pulsar, a newsletter published for the International Association of Astronomical Artists. Her art has shown at various sci-fi conventions around the U.S. and has won Best of Show and Best New Artist awards. Erika has instructed art classes for Boise State University’s Extended Studies program, Boise Watershed Project and now teaches at the Eagle Art Gallery in Eagle, Idaho. She has done numerous illustrations for books, CD covers, and magazines, such as such as Farscape-Season Three, Black Petals and Tales of the Talisman. Recently, she was featured in Professional Artists Magazine, did an illustration for an article in Forbes Magazine and was one of the artists displayed in the Smithsonian’s online Spacewalk 50. Her New Star Tarot deck and New Star Tarot journal were published in 2001 and were released in an interactive electronic form by Wizard. Erika also gives talks about the issues surrounding light pollution.
Artist website: www.erikamcginnisart.com
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