On the Cover | July 22, 2021
learn more about this issue’s cover art
illustrated by Ashley Wittling |
Volume One finds its cover art in a number of ways, from local art shows to random emails to knowing someone who knows someone who knows a great artist. The art always originates from a current or former Chippewa Valley resident. If you'd like to submit cover art, send us a message.
“Linger” by Ashley Wittling
Ashley Wittling is a watercolor artist from Wisconsin. She has a deep fascination with flora and fauna which is often the inspiration and focal point within her illustrative work.
Linger • 8x8” • watercolor and gouache • 2020 • Ashley Wittling is a watercolor and mixed-media artist born and raised in Wisconsin. She is heavily inspired by the natural world, mythology, and fairytales. Using the female form within nature, she creates narratives with whimsical atmospheres that are meant to transport the viewer into the same serene space. Her figures often appear to be daydreaming or otherwise lost in thought. She is known for her vibrant imagery showcasing the delicate interactions between humans and nature. Endlessly inspired by the variety of flora and fauna, she focuses on the intricate details of her subject matter.