An illustrator makes pictures, often using technology
VIRTUAL JOB SHADOW
Welcome to your first day on the job as an illustrator! Watch this video to see a day in the life.
Illustrators are employed in many different fields, and help us make sense of complicated STEM information. Click here to see examples of stunning STEM infographics. Then try it!
- Choose a topic you are passionate about – photography, animals, space – anything!
- Focus in on something specific about that topic. For example, if you love space, perhaps focus on black holes.
- Research to find 5 interesting facts.
- Create an infographic to communicate this information in a fun, visually appealing way. You can illustrate by hand, or use a technology tool such as Canva.
- Optional: Send your illustration to [email protected] to be featured on our Instagram!