2007, Emily has been using her love of art to promote the work
In 2007, six year old Emily designed a trio of art cards to support the work of two non-profit conservation organizations. Operation Migration is selling their card via their website and the Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre is selling their two cards via their gift shop.
Operation Migration Note Card:
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre Note Cards:
In 2008, Emily's entry into the Wye Marsh's Sweetwater Festival Drawing Contest took first prize in her age category and first prize overall. Her illustration will be used to promote next year's festival. Below, Emily is pictured at the contest prize presentation.
In 2008, Emily started illustrating the flyer for The Gordon Black Memorial Camp Sponsorship Fund. The fund enables underprivileged children to attend the Wye Marsh's day camp, for free, in memory of Emily's dad. Here are her flyer illustrations to date: