Brooke Rothshank has been working as a studio artist since 2002. She is a painter/illustrator working in a variety of media including watercolor, oil, acrylic and egg tempera paint.
Brooke’s work as a miniature artist has been exhibited around the country and featured in both Miniature Collector and Dollhouse Miniatures magazines. Brooke has illustrated three children’s book for Herald Press, and is currently working on a fourth illustration project that she is pursuing independently.
Brooke’s painting work has been exhibited at the Penland Gallery, the Andy Warhol Museum, the Chicago International Miniature Show, and elsewhere. Brooke is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators and the International Guild of Miniature Artists.
Brooke has been awarded a 2019 Individual Advancement Grant from the Indiana State Arts Council. She has regularly taught miniature portrait painting for the International Guild of Miniature Artisans School in Castine, Maine since 2010. She has also been awarded artisan status, and an independent study grant from IGMA.