Sam is a freelance artist, illustrator, and graphic designer based out of Hamilton, Ontario. She enjoys capturing nature scenes and painting pet portraits. She received classical art training through the Intensive Visual Arts program at Unionville High School, in Markham, Ontario. When she's not painting - Sam is an aquatic biologist. She recently completed her masters at McMaster University, where her research focused on the effects of wastewater pollution on fish health. In her spare time, she enjoys fitness, hiking, and tending to her many houseplants.