Graphic design for print and the web

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Painting large in fresco and acrylic

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About Krista

Find Krista on cliff edges, in museum vaults, classrooms and jungles. Illustrator since 2008.

BS Ecology and evolutionary biology; Science Illustration Graduate Program (UCSC)


Take a class!  Summer 2017

Sonoma State University, Excel program & Santa Rosa Junior College, Community Ed

Sandhills, a Beach in the Mountains

Sandhills, a Beach in the Mountains

The rare sandhills ecosystem of Santa Cruz county is like no other place. High in the coastal range, with no ocean in sight, I have white sand between my toes. The sandy floor and a dry, warm coastal mountain climate support a unique community of plants and animals... read more

Science + Art


field sketching on the CA coast

Take a class: tide pools, pen and ink

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