Heather Rankin grew up in Manassas, Virginia, where she took art classes at Creative Brush Studios and learned the elements and principles of design. She moved to Richmond to go to VCU and she’s set to graduate from the program in Communication Arts in May 2019. She specializes in illustration and creature design and works in several different media, both digital and traditional. Her work can be found at www.heatherrankin.artstation.com.