I'm an illustrator, historical tour guide/museum educator, collector of curio, and singer of sea shanties.

At the heart of things, I'm interested in creating narratives. My inspiration comes largely from 19th century American history, ghost stories, and old objects that have tales to tell.

When not leading tours in museums and around the city, or drawing excessively frilly sleeves, I can be found watching ships go by in the river, reading the plaques on old buildings, and pressing my face to the windows of antique shops.

I currently live in New York City with a cat, an orchid, and a concertina.