Marta Scythes is a medical illustrator, fine artist and educator. Her work has been published in Harrowsmith Magazine and Harper Collins, New York. McClelland & Stewart featured her illustrations the UP NORTH nature series and The Canadian Encyclopedia. Marta holds an MSc in Biomedical Communications from the University of Toronto and has created scientific animations for the Hospital for Sick Children and Queen’s University. She is currently pursuing a Masters in Design.