Aya Rothwell

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Basic Info

Pen Name

Aya Rothwell

City

Kingston

State

Rhode Island

Author Info

Biography

Aya Rothwell specializes in conservation biology, sequential art and international outreach. She has worked in Japan through the JET program. She has also worked in Boston at MIT and around the east coast as a field researcher on various ecology projects. Aya makes indie watercolor comics that typically involve animals, science and/or fantasy. Aya has been featured in various anthologies, including Legacies: An Asian American Anthology (upcoming), Boundless: A Science Comics Anthology, and anthologies from Hellcat Press as well as the Boston Comics Roundtable.

Website

http://www.ayarothwell.com/

Facebook

https://www.facebook.com/AkadoriStudios

Professional Memberships

Society of Children’s Books Writers and Illustrators

Guild of Natural Science Illustrators