Information about Elizabeth R. Whelan
Elizabeth R. Whelan is a UK-born freelance illustrator and portrait artist, currently residing in the Elizabeth Islands of coastal Massachusetts (not far from Martha's Vineyard) in the US. She works in traditional media and also incorporates the digital tools now available to deliver a truly distinctive product.
Elizabeth creates book and magazine illustrations, editorial illustration and pieces for marketing and corporate needs, custom artwork, and logo design. She also paints fine art portraits in oils on canvas, as well as more casual portraits in graphite and 'trois couleurs'. She works traditionally in gouache, linocut, oils, and pen & ink on the drawing board, and digitally with Adobe Creative Suite 6 and Painter 12.
In addition, Elizabeth Whelan has an extensive knowledge of marketing and branding best practices, and you will find articles on these subjects as well as art, illustration and design matters, in the Resources section of this website.
To commission a portrait or illustration, discuss a project or get a quote, please contact Elizabeth via the phone number or email link at the bottom of the page.
Artwork created for:
American Metals Corp., Busch Gardens (Anheuser Busch), Chesapeake Bay Foundation, Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum, Colonial Williamsburg, Dartmouth Publishing, Dorman Products, E. I. duPont de Nemours Corp., edible Vineyard, Good Old Boat magazine, Hickory Farms, ITT Sheraton Corp., Kohl's, MarMaxx, Martha's Vineyard Times, Martha's Vineyard Online (MVOL.com), Moroso, NASA, Rolex, Taunton Press, US Postal Service, US Military & Dept. of Defense, White Coffee Corp., YMCA of Talbot County and many others.